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The Ronald Wells Collection on Peace and Reconciliation in Northern Ireland

 Collection
Identifier: MSE/IR 1032

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.

Dates

  • circa 1979-2008

Language of Materials

English

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.

Extent

2.5 Cubic Feet

Overview

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.

Arrangement

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.
Title
The Ronald Wells Collection on Peace and Reconciliation
Status
Completed
Author
Aedín Clements
Date
2017
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the University of Notre Dame Rare Books & Special Collections Repository

Contact:
102 Hesburgh Library
Notre Dame IN 46556
574-631-0290