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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War Of Independence Tribute Photos

War of Independence tribute photos

Some of the photos from the sold out Tribute Concert. Thanks to all the performers, family representatives and public for making this such a memorable evening. Thanks to Jim Finn for the photos and special thanks to Una Crowe and…

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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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March Tipperary People And Places Lecture

March Tipperary People and Places Lecture

Childhood and youth in Ireland from 1740; Dr Sarah Anne Buckley (rescheduled from last year's series) The history of children and childhood in Ireland has become a new and exciting area of research. This talk will trace the history of…

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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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