CollectionIrish Countrywomen's Association
ReferenceBox 2

Records of the Irish Countrywomen's Association date from 1911. Many of these early records have not as yet been catalogued. There are approximately 700 boxes of material for the entire collection.

B2/ 1 c11 pages. ANCO Invitation to seminar held by ANCO titled 'Toward Equality Research and new Direction for Women'. ANCO Research and Planning Publication. Copy of an interview from ANCO 'Women in Publishing Course'. Correspondence October 1981 - November 1983

B2/ 2 c17 pages. Advertising by Guilds. Correspondence relating to Stork advert showing Cork guild recommending this product. Letters of complaint stemming from this add October 1982 - November 1983.

B2/ 3 1979 - 1980, c21 pages. Adult Education Officers (VEC). Correspondence regarding appointments of representatives from ICA on the sub- committees of Vocational Education Committees.
List of Adult Education Organisers

B2/ 4 c56 pages. Adult Education. Correspondence regarding the International Community Education Association Conference 1983. Correspondence regarding the Adult Education Exhibition September 8- October 1983.

B2/ 5 c29 pages. An Taisce. Correspondence regarding a litter campaign by an Taisce against the proposed imposition of a fee for third party planning appeals,1979 - 1984.

B2/ 6 1979 - 1984, c35 pages. The Arts Council. Correspondence regarding representation on the Arts Council. General correspondence regarding financial assistance.

B2/ 7 1981 - 1985, c46 pages. Ballsbridge College of Business Studies (VEC). Correspondence regarding work experience programmes for full-time students in the above College.

B2/ 8 c4 p ages. Bank of Ireland Association Business. Banking correspondence September - October 1984.

B2/ 9 1973 - 1976, c14 pages. Bank of Ireland Association Business. Banking correspondence schedule of title deeds for An Grianan.

B2/ 10 c29 pages. Capital Gains Tax. Correspondence regarding view of the ICA on the white paper on Capital Taxation. ICA submission to the Minister for finance on his white paper on capital Taxation published 28 February 1974.

B2/ 11 c8 pages. Catholic Women's Federation. Correspondence on social issues, for example, deserted wives allowance and health issues.

B2/ 12 1980 - 1985, c41 pages. Diary 1985. Correspondence with diary companies relating to costs of ICA diary orders from members for same.

B2/ 13 1974 - 1984, c6 pages. Dublin Institute of Adult Education. Brochures and information on adult courses and conference facilities.

B2/ 14 1979 - 1984, c105 pages. Family Home Protection Act. Family law bill. Article on the Family Home Protection Act October 1976. Newspaper cuttings regarding the family eviction in County Meath, opinions on the eviction case. Issues of Women's aims.

B2/ 15 c114 pages. Franco Irish Programme 1982. Details regarding trip to France by three ICA delegates and simultaneous trip to Ireland by three delegates from PEC (People et Culture Anverger) Clermont - Ferrand. Correspondence regarding Jury Cabaret and invitation to same Programme for France - Irish visit article on women in Local Government, 1982.

B2/ 16 c33 pages. Garda Cycle Rally in Aid of Mount Argus. Correspondence on the cycle rally and assistance given by ICA,1985.

AccessBy prior appointment.
Date1973-1985; 1911
Repository NameNational Library of Ireland
AddressNational Library of Ireland Department of Manuscripts 2-3 Kildare Street Dublin 2
EircodeD02 TR76
Telephone(01) 603-0386
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