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Responses to a questionnaire compiled by the Irish Folklore Commission on the Irish Famine (1845-1852) in the province of Connacht/ Collected by Desmond F. Kelly

Abstract: Responses to a questionnaire compiled by the Irish Folklore Commission on the Irish Famine (1845-1852) in the province of Connacht/ Collected by Desmond F. Kelly, Upper Shantalla, Galway, 30 October 1945. Information received from the following sources in Co. Galway: -- Peter Casby, Killooney, Dunmore, Co. Galway. -- John Burke, Dunblaney, Dunmore. -- Mrs. Concannon, c/o John Burke, Carnagur, Dunmore. -- Mary McHugh, Ballywataire, Dunmore. -- Austin Concannon, the Plan, [Cloonthoo].

In collection Questionnaire: Irish Famine (1845-1852)

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Upper Shantalla, Galway
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Pagination refers to a collection of responses from Ulster, Leinster and Connacht.
See Related Items for questionnaire and title-page.
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Cholera--Ireland   linked data (lcsh)
Landlord and tenant--Ireland--History--19th century
Social conflict   linked data (lcsh)
Charity   linked data (lcsh)
Almshouses   linked data (lcsh)
Workhouses--Ireland   linked data (lcsh)
Clergy--Ireland   linked data (lcsh)
Proselytizing--Ireland   linked data (lcsh)
Consolidation of land holdings   linked data (lcsh)
Assisted emigration--Ireland   linked data (lcsh)
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Trials   linked data (lcsh)
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UCD School of Irish, Celtic Studies, Irish Folklore and Linguistics. National Folklore Collection UCD. Questionnaire: Irish Famine (1845-1852). MS1069

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