CollectionBridgit Bond Papers
Collection Description1 archival box of the papers of Bridgit Bond, civil rights activist, Derry, 1970-1976. There are also numerous printed papers included in this collection dealing with the Northern Ireland Civil Rights' Association.
DescriptionFolder 55:
A minute book of [Derry] Civil Rights Association in the handwriting of Bridgit Bond, 5 January 1970-14 April 1971. This book lists members present at meetings and includes several references to Bridgit Bond. For instance, at an informal meeting, 'Mrs. Bond announced a public meeting to launch the Bill of Civil Rights on June 6th at the Guildhall. ...Mrs. Bond proposed another picket at the Post Office about postal censorship', 27 May 1970.
AccessBy prior appointment, bookings via email only.
Date1970; 1971

This item is an example of the material available in the collection.

Repository NameTower Museum, Derry-Londonderry
AddressUnion Hall Place Derry-Londonderry
UK Postal CodeBT48 6LU
Telephone+44 28-7137-2411
Repository Web Address
CommentStaff of the Women's History Project constructed an outline list. Due to time constraints not all items in this repository were examined individually.

We are grateful for the assistance of Bernadette Walsh in updating the entries from the original Directory.