|Sophie O'Brien Papers
|Collection Web Address
Papers of Sophie O'Brien/Mrs. William O'Brien including some of her writings and manuscripts. The collections includes a draft manuscript of her unpublished autobiography ‘Recollections of a Long Life’ (PR25/2), as well as a more complete draft typescript of same (PR2/3), alongside supplementary notes (PR25/4). The Sophie O'Brien Papers provide personal insights into some of the political, social, and economic events between 1880-1920, and shine a light on the emerging Catholic Irish political elite in that period. Includes writings, correspondence, newsclippings and photographs. 63 items.
|By prior appointment
|Cork City and County Archives
|Seamus Murphy Building 32 Great William O'Brien Street Blackpool Cork City
|Repository Web Address
|Formerly Cork Archives Institute. We are grateful for the assistance provided by Ms Patricia McCarthy in supplying entries for the original Directory.