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Search Results: 419 Records
Keywords: Country Life
Florence Mary Winifred (Flo) Clancy (1884-1958) lived all her life in the same house in Kilrush on the street generally known as Moore Street, but later renamed briefly Clancy Street, in honour of her first cousin Peadar Clancy (1888-1920). Mary A...
Keywords: Country Life
Florence Mary Winifred (Flo) Clancy (1884-1958) lived all her life in the same house in Kilrush on the street generally known as Moore Street, but later renamed briefly Clancy Street, in honour of her first cousin Peadar Clancy (1888-1920). Mary A...
Keywords: Easter Rising Ireland 1916
Letter from Peggie O'Sullivan to James Ryan (1891-1970). O'Sullivan writes from Birmingham shortly after Ryan had been moved from Stafford to Frongach. She offers to send a parcel and asks what Ryan would like to receive. She also enquires about ...
Keywords: Easter Rising Ireland 1916, City and Town Life, Politics
This is a letter from Mary M. to James Ryan (1891-1970). She says that she's sorry he's being moved to Frongoch prison, but that her father is there and that he should look him up. She tells him about the exam results that have come out, and says ...
Keywords: City and Town Life
A letter from L. Murphy to Bridget "Bridie" O'Neill (1897-1941). The writer hopes that their friends arrived home safely and avoiding the rain. Murphy describes the process of writing of the letter and encloses Bridget's key.
Keywords: Faith
A letter from Fr John J. Murphy C.S.Sp., a Congregation of the Holy Spirit priest in Kimmage, Dublin, to Rev Dr John F. Hogan (1858-1918). In the letter, Fr Murphy agrees to conduct a retreat to mark the start of the scholastic year and requests i...
Keywords: Easter Rising Ireland 1916, Politics
Maeve Cavanagh (d. 1960) was proclaimed the 'poetess of the revolution' by James Connolly and sister of cartoonist Ernest Cavanagh who was shot dead on steps of Liberty Hall, a civilian casualty during the Easter Rising. This letter, sent to Briti...
Keywords: Easter Rising Ireland 1916, Politics
Maeve Cavanagh (d. 1960) was proclaimed the 'poetess of the revolution' by James Connolly and sister of cartoonist Ernest Cavanagh who was shot dead on steps of Liberty Hall, a civilian casualty during the Easter Rising. This letter, sent to Briti...
Keywords: Crime, Official Documents
Letter addressed to Robert Chalmers from C.K. O'Hare referring to the Visiting Committee report on H.M. Prison Sligo. Sir Robert Chalmers (1858 - 1938) was sent to Ireland as replacement under-secretary for Sir Matthew Nathan, who had resigned a...
Keywords: Crime, Official Documents
This letter is addressed to Sir. Robert Chalmers from M. J. Burke. This letter concerns the appointment of members to serve on a Visiting Committee for Belfast prison. A draft list is enclosed with the letter. Sir Robert Chalmers (1858 - 1938) w...
Keywords: Battle of the Somme, World War 1: 1914-1918, Medicine
Letter from Marie Martin (1892-1975) to her mother Mary Lewis Martin (1866-1955). In this letter, Marie thanks her mother for sending news of her family and also for sending tobacco, which Marie is keeping for "her Paddies". Marie also describes h...
Keywords: Battle of the Somme, World War 1: 1914-1918, Medicine
Letter from Marie Martin (1892-1975) to her mother Mary Lewis Martin (1866-1955). In this letter, Marie thanks her mother for sending news of her family and also for sending tobacco, which Marie is keeping for "her Paddies". Marie also describes h...
Keywords: Battle of the Somme, World War 1: 1914-1918, Medicine
Letter from Marie Martin (1892-1975) to her mother Mary Lewis Martin (1866-1955). In this letter, Marie thanks her mother for sending news of her family and also for sending tobacco, which Marie is keeping for "her Paddies". Marie also describes h...
Keywords: Battle of the Somme, World War 1: 1914-1918, Medicine
Letter from Marie Martin (1892-1975) to her mother Mary Lewis Martin (1866-1955). In this letter, Marie thanks her mother for sending news of her family and also for sending tobacco, which Marie is keeping for "her Paddies". Marie also describes h...
Keywords: Battle of the Somme, World War 1: 1914-1918, Medicine
Letter from Marie Martin (1892-1975) to her mother Mary Lewis Martin (1866-1955). In this letter, Marie thanks her mother for sending news of her family and also for sending tobacco, which Marie is keeping for "her Paddies". Marie also describes h...
Keywords: Easter Rising Ireland 1916, Family Life
A letter written by Wesley Hanna for his family in Limerick, and a sister, Frances, in Montevideo, Uruguay. The letter was passed around members of the family and Hanna included the instruction to 'pass round quickly please'. It describes events w...
Keywords: Easter Rising Ireland 1916, Family Life
A letter written by Wesley Hanna for his family in Limerick, and a sister, Frances, in Montevideo, Uruguay. The letter was passed around members of the family and Hanna included the instruction to 'pass round quickly please'. It describes events w...
Keywords: Easter Rising Ireland 1916, Family Life
A letter written by Wesley Hanna for his family in Limerick, and a sister, Frances, in Montevideo, Uruguay. The letter was passed around members of the family and Hanna included the instruction to 'pass round quickly please'. It describes events w...
Keywords: Easter Rising Ireland 1916, Family Life
A letter written by Wesley Hanna for his family in Limerick, and a sister, Frances, in Montevideo, Uruguay. The letter was passed around members of the family and Hanna included the instruction to 'pass round quickly please'. It describes events w...
Keywords: Easter Rising Ireland 1916
This is a letter from Cis M Coyle to James Ryan (1891-1970) on 2 July 1916. was written after Ryan was transferred from Stafford to Frongach in Wales. The writer refers to other prisoners with whom whom she is friendly and asks about the camp rule...
Keywords: Easter Rising Ireland 1916
This is a letter from Cis M Coyle to James Ryan (1891-1970) on 2 July 1916. was written after Ryan was transferred from Stafford to Frongach in Wales. The writer refers to other prisoners with whom whom she is friendly and asks about the camp rule...
Keywords: World War 1: 1914-1918, Crime
Letter from John R. Moorhead (1859-1936), the crown solicitor for Belfast, to the under-secretary for Ireland, Sir Robert Chalmers (1858-1938). This letter refers to the case of Mrs Morgan, the wife of the deceased Private Morgan. Mrs Morgan was c...
Keywords: World War 1: 1914-1918, Crime
Letter from John R. Moorhead (1859-1936), the crown solicitor for Belfast, to the under-secretary for Ireland, Sir Robert Chalmers (1858-1938). This letter refers to the case of Mrs Morgan, the wife of the deceased Private Morgan. Mrs Morgan was c...
Keywords: Faith
A letter from John Waters to John Francis Hogan (1858–1918). In this letter Rev Waters (b. 1871) is asking Hogan for information about the programme of examination for a bachelor of arts degree in Theology at Maynooth so his students can prepare t...
Keywords: Faith
A letter from John Waters to John Francis Hogan (1858–1918). In this letter Rev Waters (b. 1871) is asking Hogan for information about the programme of examination for a bachelor of arts degree in Theology at Maynooth so his students can prepare t...
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