Irish Travelling Resource Collection

The Irish Travelling People Resource Collection at the University of Ulster at Jordanstown is an archive of mainly late 20th century materials. Collection comprises cuttings, pamphlets, books and articles dealing with travellers, gypsies, Romanies, etc. Although the material is mostly late 20th century there are items from the turn of the 19th and 20th centuries. There are associated texts in this subject area in the Library's general collection.

Strengths

Coverage of the cultural, social & economic conditions of the Irish travellers in Ireland and the UK

Physical characteristics

Approx 150 A4 style boxes of printed material

Description or Catalogue

Itemised list for each box.

Coverage

1890
Accrual
Accrual Policy
Passive
Accrual Method
4
Accrual Periodicity
Irregular

Occasional donation

Added by Ulster University Special Collections | Last updated on: 27 June 2018