Margaret, Ann and Jacqueline McCloskey

A picture of Rosemary McCloskey's younger sisters Margaret, Ann and Jacqueline ...more

Stage Irish

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

Trapatoni's Hopefuls

Michael Mahon and his football team winning the League 1955 ...more

Me on a bike ride

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

The Brownie Test Card

The test card for Brownie membership. ...more

Mary with Father

This is a picture of Mary Dynan with her father. ...more

Babhe, my son, six months old

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

Turf cutting with my father, grandfather, grandmother and aunt Alice

A picture of Harry Browne's father and his family cutting turf ...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

Kennedy's Cadets

Kennedy's cadets at Military College, Curragh Camp ...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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