CollectionWilliam Mason Monck Papers
DescriptionManuscript notes and printed excerpts relating to the lives of eminent Irish men and women, many of the entries are taken from Richard Ryan's `Biographia Hibernica: a biographical dictionary of worthies of Ireland' (London, 1821) and from [John Watkins' and F Shoberl's `Biographical dictionary of the living authors of Great Britain and Ireland (1816)]. Entries relate to, among others:
Mary Delany
Maria Edgeworth
Lady Sydney Morgan.
AccessBy prior appointment.
Date1816; 1821
Repository NameTrinity College Dublin, Manuscripts and Archives Department
AddressOld Library Dublin 2
EircodeD02 PN40
Telephone(01) 896-1189
Telephone 2(01) 896-3384
Repository Web Address
CommentThe information listed from this repository has been extracted from lists available in the archives. The lists were compiled by staff of Trinity College, Dublin Library and we are grateful for their assistance. Due to time constraints not all items in this repository were examined individually. We are grateful to Felicity O'Mahony for providing information on items and collections added since 1999.