Mac Fhinn Collection

National University of Ireland Galway | Mac Fhinn Collection

Collection of 300+ items accumulated by Msgr. Eric Mac Fhinn (1895-1987) of Co. Galway, UCG lecturer in education (through Irish) 1931-1965.

Strengths

A predominately Irish language collection, with a very fine copy of Pacata Hibernia (1633)

Physical characteristics

336 books

Created

1633
1996

Collected

1915
1996

Coverage

1633
1996
Accrual
Accrual Policy
Closed
Accrual Method
Donation
Accrual Periodicity
Closed

Collection donated to NUIG in 2012 by the Sisters of Mercy, Loughrea, to whose library it was bequeathed by Eric Mac Fhinn.

Added by NUI Galway | Last updated on: 08 February 2018