The Doegen Collection consists of the administrative correspondence of the Doegen Irish dialects project which was carried out between 1928 and 1931. Includes correspondence between Gaelic speaking participants and Tómas Ó Máille making arrangements for sound recording to be made.
The Doegen Collection consists of the administrative correspondence of the Doegen Irish dialects project which was carried out between 1928 and 1931. This project entailed the recording of Irish speakers in Ulster, Connacht and Munster. The collections includes correspondence between Gaelic-speaking participants and Tómas Ó Máille, MRIA (1880-1938) making arrangements for the sound recordings to be made. The RIA have also digitized the original recordings and they are available on the website - http://www.dho.ie/doegen
Irish language survey, Linguistics, Gaelic
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Pdf of catalogue available for download and searchable Royal Irish Academy Library manuscript catalogue online at www.ria.ie/library.aspx
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Collection of letters discovered by Professor Ruairí Ó hUiginn, MRIA, NUI Maynooth amongst Ó Máille's papers in the possession of one of his relatives. Donated to the Academy by Prof. Ó hUiginn in 2010.
Ó Máille, Tomás, 1880-1938