The Tipperary N.R. Committee Of Agriculture

The Tipperary N.R. Committee of Agriculture

  • 15th March 2019
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The minutes of the Tipperary North Riding Committee of Agriculture give a great snapshot of rural life. From emergency measures to get in the harvest during World War II to the replacement of a turkeycock. Here the committee are protesting…

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Soloheadbeg Podcast On History Ireland

Soloheadbeg podcast on History Ireland

  • 8th March 2019
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Missed out on the Soloheadbeg commemorations? fear not. History Ireland have put up a podcast of the Ballykisteen seminar. Featuring Noreen Higgins McHugh, Seán Hogan, Des Marnane, Martin Mansergh, Jim Herlihy and chaired by Tommy Graham editor of History Ireland. https://www.historyireland.com/podcast/soloheadbeg-impact-legacy/

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1909 Land Act Deadlock

1909 Land Act Deadlock

  • 5th March 2019
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It's not just Brexit. It seems the British Parliament has always found it hard to agree on Ireland. The Tipperary People November 1909 reports on a deadlock over the Irish Land Act bill. For more historical newspapers call in and…

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Kenrick Collection : Glass Plate Negatives C.1895-1915

Kenrick Collection : Glass Plate Negatives c.1895-1915

  • 26th February 2019
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The Kenrick Collection of photographs found in Fethard, Co. Tipperary, comprises a total of 795 glass photographic plates; 549 half-plate and 246 quarter-plate glass negatives. This collection is invaluable with regards to social history. Also, the high standard of the…

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Stereoscopic Viewer

Stereoscopic viewer

  • 23rd February 2019
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Tipperary Studies is now proudly in possession of a stereoscopic viewer! We acquired a book of stereoscopic images of Tipperary last year and I was lamenting the lack of a viewer to really appreciate them. Dermot Walsh saw the post…

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