ILHS Lectures

New page under the events section. These are recordings of our online lectures in Autumn 2020 and Spring 2021.

Material Studies

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A new feature we have introduced to our website is 'Material Studies' under the Collections section. These are essays on paper-based collections which have been donated to the ILHS. The first essay is on the IPCS Land Commission Inspectors Branch Minute books

Labour Lives from Saothar

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New page under the biographies section. These are bios which were published in past issues of Saothar.

7 women of the labour movement

7 women of the labour movement

New article added to the Biographies page.

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James Connolly 1868-1916 (850 KB pdf)

R M Fox Historian of Irish labour

Countess Markievicz,The Rebel Countess

Michael O'Lehane

Evelyn Owens: An Appreciation

Pioneer Postcards:
This set of postcards produced by Irish Congress of Trade Unions (ICTU) and Services and Industrial Professional Technical Union (SIPTU) depicts some of the women 'pioneers' of the labour and trade union movement.

100 Years Of Women's Struggle (3.6 MB pdf)) This set of articles is a wonderful collection relating to women's struggles and experiences of labour history over the past 100 years.

7 women of the labour movement

As the website evolves, more biographies will become available.