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Ballads, Irish

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Irish Broadside Ballads

 Collection
Identifier: BPP 1001
Scope and Contents

Collection consists of 559 broadsides, most measuring 28 x 11 1/2 cm. Broadsides were printed and sold in streets and at fairs and markets from the early days of printing, often by ballad singers. Many of the broadsides were printed in Dublin by P. Brereton, probably between 1860 and 1876.

Dates: 1790-1890

J.J. O'Kelly (Sceilg) Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSE/IR 1030
Scope and Contents This collection primarily consists of the personal papers, letters, manuscripts, notes, and ephemera of John Joseph “J.J.” “Sceilg” O’Kelly in the years 1916-1948. Also included are Seán Óg O’Kelly’s notes and letters on various mid-century Irish labor disputes. Materials include letters, notes, speeches, drafts, manuscripts, typescripts, notebooks, booklets, short stories, ballads, poems, telegrams, letters of condolences, sympathy cards, mass cards, administrative minutes, administrative...
Dates: 1903 - 1971; Majority of material found within 1916 - 1948

Thomas Davis Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSE/IR 1001
Abstract

Manuscript drafts of verse and songs.

Dates: circa 1838-1845