CollectionQUB Miscellaneous Manuscripts
Collection DescriptionA series of varied, unrelated manuscript collections. It runs from MS1/1 to MS1/267 and includes ancient Irish, medieval and modern material. This listing is under review with the intent to highlight more significant items.
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DescriptionMss1/110-113 Northern Ireland, Ministry of Home Affairs (Belfast Housing Inquiry, 15 September, 1925 to 18 January, 1926). Minutes of Evidence, 4v. typescript.

MS 1/172-194 Eire. Irish Folklore Commission. [MSS 1459-1461, 1481. Answers (in Irish or English), by collectors of the Commission, to a questionnaire on matchmaking prepared by K. H. Connell and Sean Ó Suilleabhain, 1956-57, together with a copy of the questionnaire and a covering letter to the collectors from Sean Ó Suilleabhain. Dublin: [1956-57]. 5pt in 23. Photocopy Collectors and areas: Michael Ó Gaoithin, Dunquin, Kerry; Sean O Dubhda, Ballynagall, Kerry; Tadhg Ó Murchadha, Currans, Kerry; Sister Siobhan Ní Mhurchu, Newmarket, Cork; Sean Ó Caoimh, Co. Waterford; Siobhan Neancol, Ardmore, Waterford; Seamus Ó Maolchathaigh, Clonmel, Waterford; Brother P.T. Ó Riain, Kilcock, Kildare; Brother Padraig Ó Conchubhair, Carberry, Kildare; James Delansy, Longford; Matt O’Reilly, Oldcastle, Meath; Joseph Wade, Mullingar, Westmeath; Ciaran Bairead, Claregalway, Galway; Michael Corduff, Ross Port, Mayo; John Bartley, Barnatra, Mayo; Michael MacEnri, Erris, Mayo; Liam Ó Briain, Tullaghan, Leitrim; James J. O’Donnell, Castlerea, Roscommon; Seán Ó hEochaidh, Inver, Donegal; Padraig Ó Beirn, Teelin, Donegal; Michael J. Murphy, South Armagh & North Tyrone; P.J. Gaynor, Bailieboro, Cavan; Alexander McConnell, Bellanaleck, Fermanagh; Brigid Keane, Rosemount, Westmeath.

AccessBy prior appointment.
Date1925-1926; 1956-1957

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Repository NameQueen's University Belfast Special Collections and Archives
AddressQueen's University Library Floor 1 The McClay Library 10 College Park Belfast
UK Postal CodeBT7 1LP
Telephone+44 28-9097-6333
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CommentSome of the information listed from this repository has been extracted by the Women's History Project from lists available in the library. It must be remembered that due to time constraints, not all items in this repository were examined individually. We are grateful for the assistance provided by Mary Kelly, librarian.