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IE BL/SC/P&E

Postcards and Ephemera

c.1916

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15 items


CONTEXT:

IE BL/SC/P&E is a collection of postcards and ephemera held in UCC Library. This material was acquired by Mr. Crónán O Doibhlin, Head of Special Collections, Archives and Repository Services in December 2006.

CONTENT AND STRUCTURE:

The postcards and ephemera are unrelated to each other but mainly show scenes of Cork city and Irish personalities, as such they are described as a whole collection.

CONDITIONS OF ACCESS AND USE:

Access: Available by appointment with the Archives Service to holders of UCC Readers tickets.

Language:    English

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BL/SC/P&E

Postcards and ephemera. Includes three cards of Patrick St., Cork after the fire of December 1920; attractive vignette card of the Imperial Hotel, Cork; three topographical views of Cork, including Paddy’s Market, Coal Quay; one silk card; one peat card; Patrick Sarsfield’s Statue; and a portrait of Daniel O’Connell.  15 items


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Author: Emer Twomey, Archivist, UCC Library, University College Cork

Last updated: 08 March 2016

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