LETTERS OF 1916: Launch

The Letters of 1916: A Year in the Life project was officially launched by Dr Catriona Crowe, Head of Special Projects at the National Archives of Ireland, at the Officer’s Mess, Cathal Brugha Barracks, Military Road, Rathmines on 2 March 2016. Additional speakers included Andrea Martin, Professor Philip Nolan, Dominic Price and Professor Susan Schreibman. … Read more

LETTERS OF 1916: A YEAR IN THE LIFE PROJECT LAUNCHES

LETTERS OF 1916: A YEAR IN THE LIFE PROJECT LAUNCHES For release on 2 March 2016 What were people in Ireland writing letters about 100 years ago? What were they thinking? How were they affected by the Great War? the Easter Rising? How was the government of the day responding to domestic and international pressures? Researchers at … Read more

Community Engagement Event in Letterkenny

Join us in Letterkenny, Co Donegal next week! Letters of 1916: Community Engagement Event will take place on Thursday 10 March 2016.    THE EVENT IS FREE. ALL WELCOME.   LOCATION: Central Library, Letterkenny, Co. Donegal Thursday, 10 March 2016 PROGRAMME: 5pm – 6pm | DROP-IN SESSION Have your letters photographed, meet the team behind the … Read more

Kildare Launch of Letters of 1916

The Letters of 1916 was launched on 8 May 2014 at the National University of Ireland Maynooth (NUIM) to mark the move from Trinity College Dublin to its next phase at An Foras Feasa, The Institute for Research in Irish Historical and Cultural Traditions.  The Kildare launch was a great success! Both, the transcription and scanning lab went over … Read more

Letters 1916 Kildare Launch | 8 May 2014

The Letters of 1916 is delighted to announce its move from Trinity College Dublin to the National University of Ireland Maynooth (NUIM). The Letters of 1916 project  will enter its next phase at An Foras Feasa, The Institute for Research in Irish Historical and Cultural Traditions. To mark the occasion, we welcome you to join … Read more

KILDARE LAUNCH: ‘Letters Of 1916: Ordinary Lives, Extraordinary Times’

          Thursday 8 May 2014 | 6.00-8.00pm An Foras Feasa, Iontas Building, NUI Maynooth, Co. Kildare The Letters of 1916 is delighted to announce its move from Trinity College Dublin to the National University of Ireland Maynooth (NUIM). The Letters of 1916 project  will enter its next phase at An Foras … Read more