Armachiana

Armachiana (also known as Armagh Miscellanea) is a collection of 24 bound volumes which comprise some of the typed notes and lectures of Mr TGF Paterson, the first Curator of Armagh County Museum. The collection deals with all aspects of life in County Armagh including such things as dialect in the Fews, railways, parish histories, architectural heritage and family histories. A general listing of the contents is given in "Harvest Home: the last sheaf" edited by E.E. Evans (1975).

Strengths

This is a particularly good introduction to many aspects of life in County Armagh dealing with folklife, local families, towns of Armagh, fairs and markets.

Physical characteristics

24 volumes

Description or Catalogue

Each volume is indexed. The index is reproduced in "Harvest Home: the last sheaf," ed. E.E. Evans (1975).

Coverage

1928
1962
Accrual
Accrual Policy
Closed
Accrual Method
Donation
Accrual Periodicity
Closed
Added by Armagh County Museum Curator | Last updated on: 01 February 2018