Doegen Collection

Royal Irish Academy | RIA/4 B 56 |

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

Strengths

Irish language survey, Linguistics, Gaelic
Dialects

Physical characteristics

1 archival box

Description or Catalogue

Pdf of catalogue available for download and searchable Royal Irish Academy Library manuscript catalogue online at www.ria.ie/library.aspx

Created

20
20

Collected

20
20

Coverage

20
20
Geographic Coverage
Languages
Custodial History

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.

Note

Names;
Ó Máille, Tomás, 1880-1938 
Doegen, Wilhelm

Accrual
Accrual Policy
Closed
Accrual Method
Donation
Accrual Periodicity
Closed
Added by Royal Irish Academy | Last updated on: 24 April 2018