Bigger, F.J. (1863-1926), antiquarian

F. J. Bigger Archive

Libraries NI, Belfast Central Library

Belfast Central Library also holds a collection of some 40,000 items comprising his personal papers and correspondence. Items of particular interest include the manuscripts for a prospective series of pamphlets on Northern United Irishmen, only one of which was ever published and a large collection of notes, articles and illustrations relating to Ulster towns and places. The collection of his pers ...

F.J. Bigger Correspondence Collection

Libraries NI, Belfast Central Library

The F.J. Bigger Correspondence Collection forms part of the F.J. Bigger Collection held at the Belfast Cetral Library. It consists of over forty-eight archival boxes of private correspondence reflecting the interests of F.J. Bigger. F.J. Bigger was editor of "The Ulster Journal of Arcchaeology" and a keen historian of the United Irishmen and the 1798 Rebellion. The collection consists of letters f ...

United Irishmen Collection

Libraries NI, Belfast Central Library

This collection forms part of the F.J. Bigger Collection held at Belfast Central Library. It reflects the personal interests of F.J. Bigger, a keen historian. The collection is made up of manuscripts for a proposed series of pamphlets concerning the Northern United Irishmen. His own relatives had some involvement in the 1798 Rebellion. It also includes a complete run of the journal "The Northern S ...

Royal Belfast Academical Institution Collection

Libraries NI, Belfast Central Library

The Royal Belfast Academical Institution Collection forms part of the F.J. Bigger Collection at Belfast Central Library. The material contained in it serves as complementary material to the the school's own archive. It was accumulated as a result of F.J. Bigger's involvement with the school's centenary publication. The collection consists of manuscripts and proof sheets relating to the centenary p ...

F.J. Bigger Music Collection

Libraries NI, Belfast Central Library

The F.J Bigger Music Collection forms part of the F.J. Bigger Collection held at Belfast Central Library. The collection reflects the interests of F.J. Bigger who had a keen interest in Irish history and culture. He was editor of "The Ulster Journal of Archaeology". The Music Collection has material relating to the Belfast Harp Festival (1903) and a number of other music festivals. It consists of ...

Archaeology Collection

Libraries NI, Belfast Central Library

The Archaeology Collection at Belfast Central Library is part of the F.J. Bigger Collection. It reflects the interests of F.J. Bigger particularly relating to his role as editor of "The Ulster Journal of Archaeology". The collections consists of manuscripts, proof sheets, photographs and sketches relating to archaeology and antiquities in Ireland. Included in the collection is correspondence conce ...