The Ronald Wells Collection on Peace and Reconciliation in Northern Ireland
Scope and Contents
The collection consists of 126 folders containing reports, publications and correspondence of organizations, mostly religious, relating to peace and reconciliation in Northern Ireland. The materials were gathered in the course of research by Dr. Ronald Wells. Included are print materials such as reports, event programs, sermon texts and discussion and training materials from organizations, mainly church organizations. Ecumenical dialogue, peacebuilding and reconciliation are central to most of the materials.
- Creation: circa 1979-2008
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Conditions Governing Access
There are no access restrictions on this collection.
Conditions Governing Use
Copyright status for collection materials is unknown. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.
2.5 Cubic Feet
A collection of materials on peace and reconciliation in Northern Ireland, including documents relating to the work of religious organizations. The collection includes papers of a number of religious organizations. The collection includes papers of a number of religious groups that formed between 1990 and 2005 to work towards reconciliation, and also on the work of the Consultative Group on the Past. The collection includes also pamphlets and books. Most of the collection dates from 1984 to 2006.
The collection is arranged in twelve series as follows: Series 1: Clonard-Fitzroy Fellowship; series 2: Presbyterian Church in Ireland; series 3: Church of Ireland; series 4: Evangelical contribution on Northern Ireland; series 5: Columbanus Community of Reconciliation; series 6: Healing Through Remembering; series 7: The Consultative Group on the Past; series 8: Christian Renewal Centre; series 9: pamphlets and reports; series 10: press clippings; series 11: audio and video.
Genre / Form
- Instructional materials
- Manuscripts (documents)
- Minutes (administrative records)
- Publications (documents)
- Records (Documents)
- Northern Ireland -- Churches
- Northern Ireland -- History -- 1968-1998
- Northern Ireland -- Peace groups
- The Ronald Wells Collection on Peace and Reconciliation
- Aedín Clements
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- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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