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Keywords: Easter Rising Ireland 1916
This is a letter from Caitlín Burgess (Brugha) (1879-1959) to Mabel FitzGerald (née Washington McConnell) (1884-1958). Caitlín Brugha apologises for missing Mrs. FitzGerald when she called to her house and indicates when she will be available for ...
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, Business
Letter from Fay Sargent to Hanna Sheehy Skeffington (1877-1946) to accept her request to sing at the latest concert, though Sargent asks Skeffington not to announce that she is singing for free as Sargent usually charges for her performances. H...
Keywords: Patronage, Business
Letter from Fay Sargent to Hanna Sheehy Skeffington (1877-1946) to accept her request to sing at the latest concert, though Sargent asks Skeffington not to announce that she is singing for free as Sargent usually charges for her performances. H...
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
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
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, Politics
Letter from Emily Buchanan (1866-1933) to Hanna Sheehy Skeffington (1877-1946) informing Skeffington that she was not able to make use of the tickets she gave her for the concert. Hanna Sheehy Skeffington, suffragette, nationalist, language tea...
Keywords: Patronage, Politics
Letter from Agnes Doyle to Hanna Sheehy Skeffington (1877-1946) regarding payment for tickets. Hanna Sheehy Skeffington suffragette, nationalist, language teacher, was the widow of Francis Sheehy-Skeffington (who was summarily executed on 26 Apr...
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, Business
Letter from Agnes Sheehan to Hanna Sheehy Skeffington (1877-1946). Sheehan sends a thank you to Skeffington for tickets to a lecture and mentions that she will try call into the Irish Women's Franchise League some Tuesday evening but it will be di...
Keywords: Patronage, Business
Letter from Agnes Sheehan to Hanna Sheehy Skeffington (1877-1946). Sheehan sends a thank you to Skeffington for tickets to a lecture and mentions that she will try call into the Irish Women's Franchise League some Tuesday evening but it will be di...
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, Business
Deborah Webb writes to Hanna Sheehy Skeffington regarding the latest Irish Women's Franchise League meeting and the location of the key to the meeting room. She also writes about another member, Mrs Connery, who expressed strong sentiments to one ...
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, World War 1: 1914-1918
Florence Doey writes to inform Margaret McCoubry (1880-1956) that she cannot attend an Irish Women's Franchise League committee meeting regarding Hanna Sheehy Skeffington's lecture on America due to a prior engagement. Doey is not in favour of the...
Keywords: Patronage, Politics, World War 1: 1914-1918
Florence Doey writes to inform Margaret McCoubry (1880-1956) that she cannot attend an Irish Women's Franchise League committee meeting regarding Hanna Sheehy Skeffington's lecture on America due to a prior engagement. Doey is not in favour of the...
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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