CollectionIrish Housewives Association (Hilda Tweedy Papers)
Collection DescriptionThe Irish Housewives Association (IHA) was formed in 1942, to gain recognition for the right of housewives to play an active part in society. Dr. Hilda Tweedy was the custodian of these records for many years. She was a founder member, and a lifetime member, of the IHA.
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DescriptionIrish Housewives Association, Committees
Editorial Board, Minutes and Correspondence with articles:
1946-1949, accounts, correspondence and notes, 1 file
1949-1950, correspondence and articles with list of subscribers, 1 file
1949-1950, correspondence, 1 file
No date, c1950, booklet, E L Petries, `A Housewife. On Sandwich Making', 2 copies
1950-1951, correspondence, notes, accounts, articles and illustrations, 1 file
1950-1953, minutes, articles and correspondence (1st meeting held 25 November 1950), 1 file
1950-1959, correspondence and articles with lists of advertisers and stockists, 1 file
1963-1965, minutes, account and notes, 1 notebook
1963-1966, correspondence, 1 file
1963-1967, minutes, correspondence and accounts, 1 file
1966, articles relating to vocations for women, 1 file
1971-1974, correspondence and articles (`Housewives' Voice'), 1 folder
1975-1977, minutes, 1 notebook
1977-1986, minutes, 1 notebook.
AccessBy prior appointment.
Repository NameNational Archives of Ireland
Address8 Bishop Street Dublin 8
EircodeD08 DF85
Telephone(01) 407-2300
Telephone 21890-25-24-24
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