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Major accessions to repositories in 2020 relating to Ireland


Public Record Office of Northern Ireland (PRONI)

  • Amy Carmichael (1867-1951), Christian missionary from Millisle, Co. Down, and members of the Dohnavur Fellowship: material incl diaries, photographs, notes, accounts, and correspondence rel to the Dohnavur Fellowship 1920-2018 (D4061/ADD)
  • Ulster Television (UTV), Northern Irish television channel: digitised copies of programmes from tapes within the UTV archive c1959-2018 (D4677)
  • Stay Home Archive: census returns rel to the experience of lockdown in Northern Ireland occasioned by the 2020 Covid-19 pandemic 2020 (D4771/1)
  • Victoria Amateur Swimming and Life Saving Association Society, Ormeau Baths, Belfast: minutes, membership registers, programmes, correspondence and other papers rel to the society 1908-1985 (D4769)
  • David McVea, Seamus Kelters, David McKittrick, Brian Feeney and Chris Thornton, authors: research papers comprising newspaper cuttings and correspondence rel to the publication 'Lost Lives: The Story of the Men, Women and Children Who Died as a Result of the Northern Ireland Troubles' 1972-2019 (D4780)
  • Sheelagh Murnaghan (1924-1993), MP and first female barrister to practice in Northern Ireland: minutes, correspondence and reports rel to the workings of the Assisi Fellowships Belfast Itinerants Settlement Committee 1966-1988 (D4781)
  • William Delap (fl1917-1919), First World War prisoner of war from Co. Tyrone: diaries, correspondence and photograph album from Brandenburg POW camp c1917-1919 (D4783)
  • Papers rel to the mental health impact of the Omagh bombing, 1998, compiled by David Bolton, author and founding director of the Northern Ireland Centre for Trauma and Transformation 1998-2012 (D4785)
  • PA Mag Lochlainn (1945-2012), gay rights campaigner and a founding member of Belfast Pride: correspondence and promotional material rel to the establishment and management of Belfast Pride c1990-2019 (D4779)


Royal College of Nursing Archives

  • Garrett Martin (fl2020), Royal College of Nursing Northern Ireland Deputy Director: audio diary recorded while volunteering in A&E during Covid-19 pandemic 2020 (3339.16)


Trinity College Dublin

  • Cartoon Saloon, animation studio, Kilkenny: drawings of the animated film 'The Secret of Kells' 2000-2009 (11621)
  • Crofton family of County Cork: sermons, maps, architectural designs 18th-19th cent (11625)
  • Eoin O'Brien (b1939), Irish clinical scientist and literary critic: collected material by and about Samuel Barclay Beckett (1906-1989) Irish novelist and playwright 20th cent (11630)
  • John, Loftie (fl 18th cent), attorney, of Tandragee: diary of local events 18th cent (11624)
  • Ann Darrah, née Clibbor (fl1798-1803): memoir of 1798 Rebellion 1798-1803 (11622)