7 July 2015: #AskLetters1916 chat in Irish | AN GHAEILGE AGUS LITREACHA 1916

Beidh an chéad chomhrá Twitter #AskLetters1916 ar siúl ar an Máirt 7 Iúil idir 5.30 – 6.30 i.n (GMT).  Beidh an comhrá faoi stiúir Emma Ní Chearúil, Forbróir Ardán Ilmheán Conradh na Gaeilge agus iar-iníon léinn na Gaeilge in Ollscoil Mhá Nuad.  Ábhar cainte na míosa seo ná AN GHAEILGE AGUS LITREACHA 1916 Beidh an … Read more

Litreacha 1916 as Gaeilge

Letter to Piaras Béaslaí from Tomás Ó Máille, 5 January 1916 Postcard from M. in Belfast to Piaras Béaslaí, January 1916 St. Patrick’s Day 1916 Postcard from Máire in Rathmore/Killarney to Piaras Béaslaí Postcard from Tomás Ó hÓgáin to Piaras Béaslaí, March 1916 Postcard from Tomás Ó hÓgáin to Piaras Béaslaí in February 1916 Letter … Read more

Looking after your letters

Looking after your letters A guest blog post by Charlotte Anstis, a Conservation Intern at the National Archives of Ireland Through the centuries paper has shown itself to be an incredibly robust and flexible material in many ways, illustrated by its sheer survival alone. Its longevity and condition are, however, greatly determined by the care and … Read more