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Archive of the Month

Ballincollig Military Men & Their Families 1810–1922: Church of Ireland Registers Unlock Their Stories

by Anne Donaldson

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“Good Wishes for the Great Adventure”: The Church of Ireland & the Irish Convention, 1917

by Dr Susan Hood

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Church of Ireland Parish Record Collections More Discoverable Through Online Links to Hand–Lists

By Dr Susan Hood

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The Faith Journey of Joseph Blanco White

By Bryan Whelan

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Architectural Drawings Project Moves West: The Tuam Diocesan Collection

By Dr Michael O Neill

The latest phase of the project to digitize, catalogue and make available online the RCB Library’s collections of architectural drawings of churches has resulted in the processing of drawings from the western diocese of Tuam

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Headlines in April 1917: Further Focus on the Gazette

By Robert Gallagher

Continuing our commitment to highlight events during the Decade of Commemorations from a Church of Ireland perspective, April’s Archive of the Month provides some analysis of the stories making the headlines in the Church of Ireland Gazette 100 years ago in April 1917.

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Harry Clarke’s Unique Gift to the Archbishop of Dublin

by Bryan Whelan

The RCB Library holds over 60,000 volumes of printed books, many of which have come into its safe custody from members of the Church of Ireland laity, clergy and bishops

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A Roof over Clerical Heads: Visual Insight to Glebe House Drawings

By Dr Michael O’Neill

The RCB Library has a small but significant collection of architectural drawings of glebe houses from various parts of the country.

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RCB Library Conservation Fund

by Bryan Whelan

The RCB Library holds thousands of unique and distinctive items: parish records, including registers of baptisms, marriages, and burials; manuscripts; architectural drawings, and rare books.

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Please Be Seated: The Content of Church of Ireland Pew Registers

By Robert Gallagher

Until the mid–nineteenth century, the purchase, rent or assignment of pews within Church of Ireland parishes was not an uncommon practice.

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