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Response to a questionnaire compiled by the Irish Folklore Commission on the Irish Famine (1845-1852) in the province of Connacht/ From Kathleen Hurley

Abstract: Response to a questionnaire compiled by the Irish Folklore Commission on the Irish Famine (1845-1852) in the province of Connacht/ From Kathleen Hurley, Corloch House, Ballymoe, Co. Galway. Stamped: 19 May 1945. Includes letter addressed to [Seán] O' Sullivan. Information gathered from various sources including Maggie Burke, Williamstown, Co. Galway & Johnny Callaghan, Castlerea, Co. Roscommon; Followed by a letter from the respondent addressed to [Seán] O'Sullivan of the Irish Folklore Commission, dated 16 September 1945.

In collection Questionnaire: Irish Famine (1845-1852)

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Corloch House, Ballymoe, Co. 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. -- See also Related Item for other material collected by Kathleen Hurley.
English  Irish  
Ireland--History--Famine, 1845-1852   linked data (lcsh)
Ireland--Social conditions--19th century   linked data (lcsh)
Connacht (Ireland)-- Ireland Connacht
Galway (Ireland : County)-- Ireland Connacht County Galway
Roscommon (Ireland : County)-- Ireland Connacht County Roscommon
Ballymoe (Ireland)-- Ireland Connacht County Galway Ballymoe (village)
Late blight of potato   linked data (lcsh)
Proverbs   linked data (lcsh)
Victims of famine--Ireland   linked data (lcsh)
Food   linked data (lcsh)
Food relief--Ireland   linked data (lcsh)
Almshouses   linked data (lcsh)
Public service employment--Ireland   linked data (lcsh)
Cholera--Ireland   linked data (lcsh)
Mass burials   linked data (lcsh)
Ireland--Emigration and immigration--History--19th century   linked data (lcsh)
Eviction--Ireland--History--19th century
Charity   linked data (lcsh)
Landlord and tenant--Ireland--History--19th century
Clergy--Ireland   linked data (lcsh)
Proselytizing--Ireland   linked data (lcsh)
Premature burial
Public service employment--Ireland   linked data (lcsh)
Church and social problems   linked data (lcsh)
Almshouses--Ireland   linked data (lcsh)
Grocers--Ireland   linked data (lcsh)
Soup kitchens--Ireland   linked data (lcsh)
UCD School of Irish, Celtic Studies, Irish Folklore and Linguistics. National Folklore Collection UCD. Questionnaire: Irish Famine (1845-1852). MS1069

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