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Search Results: 162 Records
Keywords: Patronage, Suffrage, Art and Literature
Postcard from Charlotte Shaw (1857-1943) to Hanna Sheehy Skeffington (1877-1946) thanking Skeffington for an explanation of how a sum of money was spent. The sum being referred to was an amount donated by Shaw was intended as financial assistance ...
Keywords: Patronage, Politics, Business, Art and Literature
Letter from Florence Haughton to Hanna Sheehy Skeffington (1877-1946) on enclosing money for a copy of the latest "The Citizen." Hanna Sheehy Skeffington, suffragette, nationalist, language teacher, was the founder of the Irish Women’s Franchise...
Keywords: Patronage, Politics, Art and Literature
Letter from John MacDonagh (1880-1961) to Hanna Sheehy Skeffington (1877-1946) regarding an upcoming performance that she is putting on, and whether he could come and watch a rehearsal, due to his experience in theatre. John MacDonagh was an Ir...
Keywords: Patronage, Politics, Art and Literature
Postcard from Percy Joseph Gillespie (b. 1892) to Hanna Sheehy Skeffington (1877-1946). Gillespie writes that he will be unable to sing at the fundraising concert to be held for the "Irish Citizen" on 20 February as it is not his custom to sing at...
Keywords: Patronage, Art and Literature
Letter from Florence Salkeld to Hanna Sheehy Skeffington (1877-1946). Salkeld writes that she likely will not be able to recite at Skeffington's upcoming concert, because she never publicly recites and also because her only current recitation is c...
Keywords: Patronage, Art and Literature
Letter from Florence Salkeld to Hanna Sheehy Skeffington (1877-1946). Salkeld writes that she likely will not be able to recite at Skeffington's upcoming concert, because she never publicly recites and also because her only current recitation is c...
Keywords: Patronage, Art and Literature
Letter from Máire Nic Shiubhlaigh (1883-1958) to Hanna Sheehy Skeffington (1877-1946). Máire writes that she would be very happy to perform a recommended poem, assuming she is able to learn it in time. Máire Nic Shiubhlaigh was an Irish actress...
Keywords: Patronage, Art and Literature
Letter from Máire Nic Shiubhlaigh (1883-1958) to Hanna Sheehy Skeffington (1877-1946). Máire writes that she would be very happy to perform a recommended poem, assuming she is able to learn it in time. Máire Nic Shiubhlaigh was an Irish actress...
Keywords: Patronage, Politics, Art and Literature
Postcard from Gerard Crofts (1888-1934) to Hanna Sheehy Skeffington (1877-1946). This postcard concerns a fundraising concert for the 20 February 1916. In the postcard Crofts writes that Sean Connolly will be preforming "Ann Devlin" and that he wi...
Keywords: Patronage, Politics, Art and Literature
Postcard from Gerard Crofts (1888-1934) to Hanna Sheehy Skeffington (1877-1946). This postcard concerns a fundraising concert for the 20 February 1916. In the postcard Crofts writes that Sean Connolly will be preforming "Ann Devlin" and that he wi...
Keywords: Patronage, Politics, Art and Literature
Letter from Mary Hayden (1862-1942) to Hanna Sheehy Skeffington (1877 - 1946). Hayden writes that she will be taking one of the tickets Hanna sent to her for the Irish Citizen fundraising concert, but must return the rest since she is not very goo...
Keywords: Patronage, Politics, Art and Literature, City and Town Life
Card from James Young to Hanna Sheehy Skeffington (1877 - 1946). Young writes that he will not be able to attend the fundraising concert for the "Irish Citizen" on 20 February. Hanna Sheehy Skeffington, suffragette, nationalist, language teacher...
Keywords: Patronage, Politics, Art and Literature
Postcard from Helena Molony (1883-1967) to Hanna Sheehy Skeffington (1877 - 1946) in which Molony inquires about the date of the next rehearsal for the upcoming fundraising concert and apologises for being late on the previous Sunday. Helena Mol...
Keywords: Patronage, Suffrage, Art and Literature
Letter from Michael Joseph O'Rahilly (1875-1916) to Hanna Sheehy Skeffington (1877-1946) thanking Hanna for the tickets and wishes her well for the upcoming concert. O'Rahilly also writes about the commonalities between the Irish suffragist moveme...
Keywords: Patronage, Art and Literature
Letter from V. V. Giri (1894 - 1980) to Hanna Sheehy Skeffington (1877 - 1946). The writer returns tickets that the sender was not able to sell and encloses a donation to the Irish Citizen fund. V. V. Giri was the fourth president of the Republi...
Keywords: Patronage, Art and Literature
Letter from Maude Townshend to Hanna Sheehy Skeffington (1877-1946). Townshend returns a ticket that Skeffington had sent her as she already received the ticket they required. Hanna Sheehy Skeffington, suffragette, nationalist, language teacher,...
Keywords: Patronage, Politics, Art and Literature
Postcard to Hanna Sheehy Skeffington (1877-1946) regarding plans that the sender is making with Skeffington to speak on an upcoming Tuesday. The speaker is not sure when they will be available due to travel arrangements. Hanna Sheehy Skeffingto...
Keywords: Patronage, Art and Literature
Letter from Máire Nic Shiubhlaigh (1883-1958) to Hanna Sheehy Skeffington (1877-1946). Máire responds to Hanna's request to recite at her upcoming concert, though Nic Shiubhlaigh apologizes that she is not well and very busy and would not be able ...
Keywords: Patronage, Art and Literature
Letter from Máire Nic Shiubhlaigh (1883-1958) to Hanna Sheehy Skeffington (1877-1946). Máire responds to Hanna's request to recite at her upcoming concert, though Nic Shiubhlaigh apologizes that she is not well and very busy and would not be able ...
Keywords: Patronage, Politics, Art and Literature
In this letter Harrison apologises that he is unable to purchase tickets for a fundraising concert to be held on 20 February 1916. Harrison writes that he has heavy responsibilities and no professional work but hopes that Skeffington is getting a ...
Keywords: Patronage, Politics, Art and Literature
In this letter to Skeffington (1877-1946) Fletcher (c. 1863 - 1948) apologises that he cannot assist Skeffington with her fundraising as his parishioners are still continuing their boycott of the parish funds. He notes that while they were utterly...
Keywords: Patronage, Politics, Art and Literature
In this letter Bloxham informs Skeffington that she is unable to attend a meeting at the Mansion House as she must teach two classes and cannot arrange a substitute. While noting that she is a convinced nationalist and suffragette Bloxham is surpr...
Keywords: Patronage, Politics, Art and Literature
In this postcard Mabel expresses regret that she could not to do more for Hanna. Mabel Fitzgerald (1884-1957) was the wife of Irish Volunteer Desmond Fitzgerald (1888-1947). Mabel was a former governess in London. She later vigorously canvassed ...
Keywords: Patronage, Politics, Art and Literature
In this letter written to Margaret McCoubrey (1880-1956) the sender writes that she had resigned from the Committee some time ago and therefore has no right to attend a meeting the following day. Margaret McCoubrey was a suffragette, pacifist an...
Keywords: Patronage, Politics, Art and Literature
In this letter written to Margaret McCoubrey (1880-1956) the sender writes that she had resigned from the Committee some time ago and therefore has no right to attend a meeting the following day. Margaret McCoubrey was a suffragette, pacifist an...
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