CollectionGrehan Estate Collection
Collection DescriptionBL/EP/G are the estate papers generated by the Grehan family of Clonmeen, Banteer Co. Cork. After the sale of Clonmeen estate, the surviving records which form the Grehan Estate Collection today were removed by Mr. Peter A. Grehan to his residence in Co. Kerry after a short period of storage at Inch, Co. Tipperary. It was from Kerry that they were later transferred to the Boole Library, University College Cork in 1983 by Mr. Peter A. Grehan. [UCC Special Collections and Archives]
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3 letters to Magda Grehan from her sister in law, Cecily Gehan, nee Gaisford, St Lawrence.
For example, she discusses her visit to a specialist [gynaecological] which Magda had urged her to make and goes on to discuss her wedding plans and her future living quarters, 6 April 1925.
In a letter, 16 March [1926], she describes her new born son, Peter, while in a letter, 16 February 1932 ,she laments the heartlessness of her father-in-law's refusal to have a governess in the house.

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Repository NameUCC Special Collections & Archives
AddressSpecial Collections & Archives Q-1 Boole Library University College Cork Cork City
EircodeT12 ND89
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