McAllister, James

Biography/History

<p>James McAllister was a lecturer in Economic History at Queen’s University Belfast 1973-2007. Over the course of his life he collected a vast range of material relating to history in Ireland. His family donated his vast collection of pamphlets to Queen’s University Belfast upon his death. He is best known as a lecturer at the university but is also notable for compiling ‘A Belfast Chronicle 1789: a compilation from the Belfast Newsletter’ which is an introduction to and collection of cuttings from the world’s longest running daily newspaper.</p>

Role
Academic, Lecturer of Economic History