Stage Irish

A newspaper article about an Irish play that Rosemary wrote for a drama festival in Ulster. ...more

Babhe, my son, six months old

Dolly's son Babhe aged 6 months ...more

Myself with my husband and sister

Dolly pictured with her husband and her sister ...more

A letter home from boarding school

This is a letter sent by Billy Gallagher to his parents while he was in Boarding school in Castleknock. The letter describes life in boarding school. ...more

Falls Road as it was during my school days in St Dominic's High School

A postcard of Falls Road as it was during Rosemary McCloskey's school days in St Dominic's High School ...more

Me on a bike ride

A photo of Peter as a young boy on a bike. ...more

Scouts Malvern Trophy

Scouts, Malvern Trophy, Larch Hill ...more

The Brownie Test Card

The test card for Brownie membership. ...more

Scout Camp

Mike in Scout Camp with Brandon Gallagher, Dave Slattery, Breffnie Byrne, Diarmaid Durnen, Paudi Mercer ...more

The Brownie Test Card

The test card for Brownie membership. ...more

About

The Life Histories Archive is an open-access resource for the study of narrative life experiences. It is part of a research project in the School of Linguistic, Language and Communication Sciences and the School of Histories and Humanities, Trinity College Dublin, which is funded by the Irish Research Council for the Humanities and Social Sciences (IRCHSS). The Life Histories Archive project has thematically structured a collection of stories, taken from 24 autobiographies, of a sample of women and men from Dublin and Belfast.
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