CollectionSpanish Civil War - Accounts of Nuns' Experiences

Spanish Civil War, accounts of nuns' experiences, includes:

Account by M.M. Peter Tyrell of journey of Irish Nuns from Zalla to Habas (France)

August 1936, account of events in Palmas, Seville, by M.M. Consiglio Coghlan, Superior

8 August 1937, letter from Gibraltar, describing journey from Madrid, to Gibraltar, 1937 from Gloria Mercedes, Mele, Marta with photos

18 July 1936, account of events in Madrid, 18 July 1936 - 3 September 1936

18 July 1936 - 29 June 1936, account of events in Zalla

Account of journey from Madrid to Rathfarnham of M.M. Baptist Gibney, Provincial, July 1936
March 1937, letters of M.M. Consiglio Coglan, Superior, Palmas, Seville, to Revd Mother Gertrude Kennedy

'Spain will keep the Faith', 2 copies

Letters from M.M. Baptist Gibney Provincial

From 'Rosemary', 1937, 16 letters

From 'Consuelo', 1936 - 1937, 20 letters

From Angeles, 18 letters

From 'Mele' to 'McEvoy' (M J Anne)

1937 , from Mr Strurgis (English) Embassy to M.B. Gibney

1937, from M. Ignatius, Habas, to M. Baptist Gibney, 7 letters

1937, from M.I. De Loyola to M Baptist Gibney, 4 letters

AccessThe Loreto Archives is a private archive.  Researchers are always welcome, by prior appointment only.  All access is at the discretion of the archivist.
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