CollectionAirfield Archive
Collection DescriptionThe Airfield Archive was transferred to the OPW-Maynooth University Archive and Research Centre at Castletown House. It has been catalogued and is available for consultation there.
ReferenceBox 12

House & Garden: Household Tips
Box 12

General Ration Book, Letitia Overend, 1948, includes instructions for use and coupons for clothing, soap and flour.

File of newspaper cuttings, bound volumes, magazines and books concerning food recipes, including instructions for the preparation of jams, jellies, soups, cakes, etc., and the use of meat, fish, fruit and claret. Also includes recipes for aiding whooping cough, confusion and a strengthening mixture.

Notes kept by Anne Overend, Mrs Woodhouse, Minnie Overend, Lily Overend, Letitia Overend, Naomi Overend, Helen Butler, Amy Owen, Mrs Blakeny, Emily Provis, Rev. Sydney Smith and Dr Nixon, 1848-1963.

File of bound volumes kept by Letitia Overend, 1944-1974, concerning details of presents and cards received and given by Letitia and Naomi Overend. Includes lists of gifts and cards received and names of senders; gifts purchased, cost and recipient. Also includes list of gifts received by Emily Provis (1946) and register of property (1964).

AccessBy prior appointment
Century19th, 20th
Repository NameOPW-Maynooth University Archive and Research Centre (OMARC)
AddressCastletown House Celbridge County Kildare
EircodeW23 V9H3
Telephone(01) 654-4222
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