CollectionEleanor Knott
DescriptionShe bequeathed a number of annotated copies of published works by other authors, including:
'Peig Sayers', 1936
Bergin's Poems from Studies, 1918-1926
Also cards and programmes relating to the School of Irish Learning, 1909-1923, of which Miss E. Knott was assistant Secretary by 1920. One of these advertises a 'Summer Course on Practical Irish Phonetics' by Dr Alf Sommerfelt sent to her by R.I. Best as a postcard, on which he wrote: ' ..consider always the serious few, & if a flapper or two have to drop off, it can't be helped'.
AccessBy prior appointment.
Date1909-1926; 1936

Papers donated to the Royal Irish Academy

Repository NameRoyal Irish Academy
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CommentSome of the information listed from this repository has been extracted from lists available in the archive. These lists were compiled by library staff and we are grateful for their assistance. Where partial or no lists were available, staff of the Women's History Project constructed an outline list. Due to time constraints, not all items in this repository were examined individually.