CollectionCullen Papers
Collection DescriptionPaul Cullen (1803-1878) Archbishop of Armagh 1850 and translated to Dublin in 1852, created Cardinal in 1866. There is a very broad range of material in these files relating to women. The lists, available in the Archives, are detailed. The entire Cullen collection is made up of 108 boxes of material. The entries here offer some indication of the type of material available.
ReferenceAB4 (File II, Nuns)

22 November 1857, Sr M.H. Maguire, Mercy, Glasthule, to Archbishop Cullen. They have the penitents there at last. Having got a promise of an annuity of £50 for destitute children, they seek Cullen's help to provide room for them. Mrs Fitzpatrick of Buenos Ayres talks of closing the mission after much money has been spent on it; she is rather unstable, Archbishop Cullen must decide.


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Repository NameDublin Diocesan Archives (RC)
AddressHoly Cross College Clonliffe Road Dublin 3
EircodeD03 P2E7
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