Level of description:
Postcards and Ephemera
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.
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