Three women linking arms. Cat ref: Coal 80/673/013 Accessions to repositories
Choose a topicChoose a repository

Major accessions to repositories in 2016 relating to Irish History


Public Record Office of Northern Ireland (PRONI)

  • Johnston family of Slatabodgie, Co. Londonderry: family and legal papers, corresp 1771-1920 (D4518/UNL/1)
  • Fred Heatley (1935-2017), civil rights activist and boxer: scrapbooks rel to civil rights movement and the Troubles in Northern Ireland 1968-1998 (D4629)
  • Major General Sir Oliver Stewart Wood Nugent (1860-1926): corresp and papers
  • Charles Francis Annesley Voysey (1857-1941), architect and furniture designer: research notes, photographs, plans 1898-1975 (D4613/UNL)
  • Kirker & Co Ltd, mineral water manufacturers: business records, incl accounts, corresp, photographs 1870-1983 (D1768; D4611/UNL/1)
  • Belfast Naturalists Field Club: minutes, corresp, photographs, accounts, sketchbooks and scrapbooks 1870-2010 (D4614/UNL/1)
  • Irish Christian Endeavour Council and District Unions: minutes, reports, printed material 1900-2000 (D4628)


Bishopsgate Institute

  • Troops Out Movement, Irish solidarity group, London: press clippings, corresp, reports, press releases, photographs, documentaries (on video cassette tapes) and ephemera 1973-2011 (TOM)


Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections

  • James Augustine Joyce (1882-1941), poet, novelist and playwright: corrections by Harriet Shaw Weaver to a copy of 'A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man' as sent by Joyce for the second edition 1917 (Arch. AA e. 97)

Trinity College Dublin

  • Johnston family of Howth, County Dublin: family papers 19th-20th cent (IE TCD MS 11537)
  • St John Greer Ervine (1883-1971), playwright and novelist: personal papers incl corresp and proofs 20th cent (IE TCD MS 11530)
  • John Horgan (b 1940), Irish journalist, author and statesman: corresp and papers rel to tenure as Senator 1970-2009 (IE TCD MS 11545)
  • Sir Alfred James Munnings (1878-1959), painter: corresp with Thomas Bodkin 1931-1952 (MSS 6910-7079; IE TCD MS 11547)
  • Standish James O'Grady (1846-1928), author, journalist and historian: literary ms 20th cent (IE TCD MS 11534)
  • Elizabeth Corbet Yeats (1868-1940), publisher: corresp, accounts and other papers rel to Dun Emer Guild 1902-1909 (MS 10676; IE TCD MS 11535)
  • Susan Mary Yeats (1866-1949), craftswoman and publisher: papers 19th-20th cent (IE TCD MS 11535)
  • Cuala Industries, printing press, Churchtown: business records incl accounts, workbooks, publishing material 19th-20th cent (IE TCD MS 11535)
  • Dun Emer Guild, Dublin: papers 1902-1949 (MS 10676; IE TCD MS 11535)