Loudan, Jack, (1902-1976), writer

Ulster Writers Archive

Libraries NI, Belfast Central Library

The Archive includes material which is concerned with the following Ulster writers: William Allingham, Andrew Boyd, Frederick Gamble, Mary Gardiner, Frederick Harte, Dr. Richard Hayward, Benedict Kiely, Jack Loudan, Anna Redlich, Bishop Reeves and Charles Witherspoon.

Jack Loudan Collection

Linen Hall Library

The Jack Loudan Collection at the Linen Hall Library consists of the typescript of his best known work "O Rare Amanda", the only biography of the Ulster writer Amanda M'Kittrick Ros, and that of her unfinished novel "Helen Huddleston", which Loudan completed. There is also a typescript of a play dramatising "O Rare Amanda" and an album of reviews of the biography. The collection also includes type ...

Jack Loudan Archive

Libraries NI, Belfast Central Library

The Jack Loudan Archive at Belfast Central Library consists of a typescript of the play "The Sham prince or News from Passau". Loudan is better known for his biography of Amanda M'Kittrick Ros - "O Rare Amanda". He completed her unfinished novel "Helen Huddleson".

Manuscripts Collection

Linen Hall Library

The manuscripts collection consists of the archives of the Linen Hall Library, including minutes of the Society since its foundation in 1788; minute books of other local societies including Belfast Literary Society (1801- ); the Belfast Total Abstinence Society (1837-58); the Belfast Rhetoric Society (1842-54); the Institute of Journalists (Ulster District) (1890-1939); the Belfast Burns Society ( ...