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Ireland | History

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Created For = AMS

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Letter to Viscount Falkland, as Lord Deputy of Ireland, 1622 countersigned by J Holcroft

Identifier: Coll-1544
Scope and Contents

The letter is 1.5 pages folio, countersigned by 'J. Holcroft', and with address on the verso to Falkland, 'and to our Chancellor there now being, and to the Deputie chiefe Governor or Governors, Chauncellors or keeper of the greate Seale [...] Given under our signett at the Pallace of Westmr. the fifth day of december in the twentieth yeare of or. Raigne of England, Fraunce and Ireland, and of Scotland the six and fiftieth'.

Dates: 1622

The O'Donnells in Exile. Excerpt by John O Donovan, Second half of the 19th century

Identifier: Coll-98/4/7/2
Scope and Contents

Papers of varios sizes written by John O' Donovan. It appears to be a draft of his O' Donovan's work on 'The O'Donnells in Exile'. This section is headed 'The O'Donnells of Spain', and includes notes and extracts from other sources, including the mention of the Irish song Seabhac na hEinne agus Bhéal Átha Seanaidh, which may refer to the Irish folk song 'The Hawk of Ballyshannon'.

Dates: Second half of the 19th century