Reception and Professions Registers.

Annals 1644-1935, rewritten in the 1930s from the earlier Annals begun in 1878, much of which was copied. Original no longer exists. Annals 1921-1934 details with 'difficult years'. Detailed Chronicle kept by the Annalist (1934-1956). Annals July 1968-June 1970, amalgamation.

Account Books, convent and school, date from 1827.

Devotional books.

Nineteenth century manuscript copies of Rule: also translations in English of Customaries of Dominican.

Convents in France.

Visitation Books from 1826.

Council and Conventual Chapter books.

Chronicles kept by the librarian (1931-1970).

School records kept from 1858 (incomplete).

Special numbers and souvenir copies of magazines and newspapers, for example, four copies of the 'Irish Ecclesiastical Record' (1892-1896) containing historical essays of Dominican interest.

Birth and death certificates.

Wills of deceased Sisters.

Architect's plans and drawings.

Provincials' and Vicars' letters.

A collection, two copy books and letters, sent to Siena Convent for safe keeping in 1938 and returned to Taylor's Hill in 1991.

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Century17th, 18th, 19th, 20th
Repository NameDominican Convent, Galway
AddressTaylor's Hill Galway City
EircodeH91 Y1RT
Telephone(091) 522-124
CommentThe listing here was provided to the Project by Sr Rose O'Neill. We are grateful for her assistance.