Guide to the Archives of Irish America Pamphlet Collection, 1843-1992


Guide to the Archives of Irish America Pamphlet Collection, 1843-1992

Guide to the Archives of Irish America Pamphlet Collection, 1843-1992


The materials in this collection were collected, purchased, and assembled by the staff of the Archives of Irish America and various donors in an attempt to document the variety of pamphlets produced by and for the Irish American community. The collection includes pamphlets, leaflets, and booklets concerning socialism, labor relations, Irish immigration, Irish republicanism, England's relationship with Ireland, and conflict in Northern Ireland, with specific emphasis on deportation cases, the 1981 hunger strikes, and British military practices. Major writers represented include √Čamon de Valera, James Connolly, Sean O'Casey, Gerald O'Reilly, Bobby Sands, and Francis Sheehy-Skeffington.

2.5 Linear Feet in 2 record cartons and 1 manuscript box

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Irish Northern Aid Committee (corporateBody)

AE, 1867-1935 (person)

James B. Pond owns Pond's Bureau, presumably a speaker's bureau that contacted AE about lecturing. From the description of Autograph letter signed to James B. Pond, Hyde Park, 3 Sept. 1935. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122398235 George William Russell (pen name was AE or AEon), was an Irish poet, mystic, painter, economist, and journalist. From the description of Papers, 1889-1933 (inclusive), 1895-1933 (bulk). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 155180821 ...

Cork Workers' Club (corporateBody)

Russell, George William, 1867-1935 (person)

George William Russell was an Irish poet, journalist, nationalist, mystic and painter, known by the pseudonym "AE". A theosophist, he was, with W.B. Yeats, a leader of the Irish Renaissance and a co-founder of Dublin's Abbey Theatre. He edited "Irish Homestead" (1906-1923) and the "Irish Statesman" (1923-1930). He published works on religion and Irish politics, as well as numerous books of verse. The University of Victoria Libraries Special Collections has a mandate to acquire literary papers. ...

Goulding, Cathal, 1922-1998 (person)

Dail Eireann. (corporateBody)

McAliskey, Bernadette Devlin, 1947-.... (person)

Irish political activist. From the description of Papers, 1969-1970. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 155470205 ...

Doherty, Joseph Patrick, 1955- (person)

Irish republican army (corporateBody)

O'Casey, Sean, 1880-1964 (person)

Sean O'Casey was an Irish dramatist. From the description of Sean O'Casey collection. [1957]. (University of Victoria Libraries). WorldCat record id: 688595761 Irish playwright notable for "The plough and the stars", "Juno and the paycock", and "Bishop's bonfire". From the description of Press cuttings [manuscript]. 1935-1972. (Libraries Australia). WorldCat record id: 225840980 Sean O'Casey, playwright. From the description of The plough and...

Sands, Bobby, d. 1981 (person)

Gralton, Jimmy, 1886-1945 (person)

Irish Transport & General Workers' Union . (corporateBody)

De Valera, √Čamon 1882-1975 (person)

Prime minister of Ireland, 1937-1948, 1951-1954, and 1957-1959; president of Ireland, 1959-1973. From the description of Eamonn de Valera speech, 1945. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 754867571 President of the Executive Council of the Irish Free State. From the description of Letter, March 3, 1932. (State Historical Society of North Dakota State Archives). WorldCat record id: 17732739 Irish statesman. De Valera participated in re...

Connolly, James, 1868-1916 (person)

Biographical Sources: From the guide to the James Connolly Papers, (University of Minnesota Libraries Children's Literature Research Collections [clrc]) ...

Archives of Irish America (corporateBody)

The Archives of Irish America is part of the Tamiment Library. This important collection documents: the Irish Diaspora in America, its relationship to the American labor movement, to New York City history, and to American culture and society in general Established in 1997 as part of New York University's Division of Libraries and with the support of Glucksman Ireland House, the Archives of Irish America is a repository of primary research materials that assists student...

O'Reilly, Gerald, 1903-1990. (person)

Gerald O'Reilly was born in 1903 in Navan, County Meath, Republic of Ireland. He served in the Irish Republican Army as a young man, and after the treaty with Britain and partition in 1922 he continued to fight with the uncompromising nationalists as a member of the 4th Northern Division, IRA. After being confined to Mountjoy Prison in Dublin, he emigrated to America in 1926. In New York City, he became a conductor on the Interborough Rapid Transit subway line. Through his activities in several ...

Socialist Labor Party. (corporateBody)

Founded in 1877, the Socialist Labor Party (SLP) developed into the foremost socialist organization in the United States at the turn of the century and was the first American Marxist party to maintain its existence over a long span of years. From the guide to the Socialist Labor Party records, 1877-1907., (Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives, Cornell University Library) The Socialist Labor Party (SLP), founded in 1877, was the first significant Ameri...

Sheehy-Skeffington, Francis, 1878-1916 (person)

Larkin, James, 1876-1947 (person)

Epithet: general secretary of the Workers' Union of Ireland British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000412.0x0001c3 ...