Women of Letters 1916-1923

International Women’s Day 2018

8th March is International Women’s Day and people around the world are celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievement of women. To mark the day, we would like to highlight some of the women from the Letters of 1916 collection.

Click on a photo in the gallery below to view a letter related to the woman

(or listen to a podcast in the case of Hanna Sheehy Skeffington):

In addition, we have launched an appeal for information about the women in the Charlie Daly collection – click to read more!

Daly women | Letters 1916-1923