CollectionByrne Papers
Collection DescriptionEdward J Byrne (1872-1940) became Archbishop of Dublin in 1921. The entire Byrne collection is made up of 108 boxes of material. This box contains a wide range of material on a variety of organisations.
ReferenceAB7/lay organisations 4

Includes material on the following:

Irish Christian Rights Protection Association

The Catholic Front

Catholic Film Society of Ireland

An Rioghacht (The League of the Kingship of Christ)

Good Literature Crusade

Leaflet entitled 'War upon dancehalls' Stop the Dangers that Surround our Irish Girls'

Leaflet about the Proposed Catholic Congress [contains list of names and organisations, many of which are run by women]

Leaflet about the Irish Catholic Council for Refugees

Proposals for the Initiation of a Scheme of Catholic Action for Ireland (1939)

Letter regarding The Academy of Christian Art, 1939

Irish Society of Our Lady of Lourdes

The Mount Street Club, correspondence 1938-1939

AccessContact Repository
Repository NameDublin Diocesan Archives (RC)
AddressHoly Cross College Clonliffe Road Dublin 3
EircodeD03 P2E7
Telephone(01) 837-9253
Repository Web Address
CommentThe Dublin Diocesan Archive is scheduled to move in 2022 so the address provided will change.