CollectionFianna Fáil Party Collection
Collection DescriptionIncludes minutes of the National Executive and various subcommittees, the parliamentary party and the national youth committee, as well as election material, constituency files, and organisational files. Also contains material relating to the split with Sinn Féin and the party's evolution, the party's involvement with anti-partitition movements in Britain and elsewhere, press cuttings on Northern Ireland, American fundraising and the foundation of the Irish Press newspaper, party periodicals, publications and photographs.

Application to consult the collection must be made to the depositor. Details of the procedure may be had from UCD Archives. UCD Archives reader's ticket and appointment necessary. Produced for consultation in microform.
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ReferenceFF/A/II/1/22 (P176)

Material relating to the split with Sinn Féin and party evolution, includes:
Text issued by the Fianna Fáil Publicity Department of the interview given to Frank Gallagher of 'The Irish Word' by de Valera relating to certain guarantees offered to him by the leadership of Sinn Féin, 21 August 1926, with cutting of the reply by Mary MacSwiney.

Letter to the Honorary Secretaries from Dorothy Macardle, Director of Publicity, handing in her resignation due to ill-health, 25 December 1926.
There are 53 items in total.

AccessBy prior appointment.

A descriptive list for this collection is available here.

Repository NameUCD Archives
AddressJames Joyce Library UCD Belfield Dublin 4
EircodeD04 R7R0
Telephone(01) 716-7555
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