HERITAGE WEEK EVENT ON SATURDAY 19TH AUGUST
Heritage Week Event : Free Tour Of Society Collections On Saturday 19th August
The Irish Labour History Society collections in Beggars Bush, Dublin contain a unique collection of archival and rare items relating to the history of Irish workers, their organisations and the wider labour and republican movement.
Enjoy a free tour of the collections on Saturday 19th August (open 12PM-3PM). Among the items on display will be an original Irish Citizen Army uniform, historic trade union banners, along with some of the rare items from our collections.
A unique Irish Labour Party and Trade Union Congress minute book from the 1921 to 23 period is currently being conserved and digitised, courtesy of a Heritage Council community grant. Similar items from our collections will be on display.
Further digitised historic archives also available on the Society website www.irishlabourhistorysociety.com that was launched in 2022 with the support of the Heritage Council Community Grants Scheme also.