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Ardbawn: a bit of Ireland fifty years ago, typescript

 Collection — Shared box: 9071 (accessions)
Collection MS-2004-079: Ardbawn: a bit of Ireland fifty years ago, typescript


  • Creation: between 1930-1939

Scope and Contents

A fictionalized account of events witnessed by the author during his youth of a "particular locality in the South of Ireland during the Agrarian uprising between the years 1880 and 1890." Ardbawn (or Ardbaun) is a townland of the civil parish of Thurles in County Tipperary. Mention is also made of the tenants working the land in Rosscarbery in County Cork.


Language of Materials

In English.

Restrictions on access

Collection is open for research.

Restrictions on use

These materials are made available for use in research, teaching and private study, pursuant to U.S. Copyright Law. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used for academic research or otherwise should be fully credited with the source. The original authors may retain copyright to the materials.


0.5 Linear Feet (1 container) : 198 leaves


Acquisition of collection is unknown.

Materials Specific Details

Also includes a photograph of John J. Flynn dated 1940.

Ardbawn: a Bit of Ireland Fifty Years Ago, Typescript
between 1930-1939
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Repository Details

Part of the John J. Burns Library Repository

John J. Burns Library
Boston College
140 Commonwealth Avenue
Chestnut Hill MA 02467 United States