O'Connell, Daniel (1745-1833), Irish Nationalist and champion of Catholic Emancipation

Envelope of letter from William Newport to John Newport 11/1826 (MS7/041-4)

Newport Collection

Queen's University Belfast, Special Collections

Collection of letters and other papers relating to the public and private affairs of Sir John Newport (1756-1843), Irish Politician and Chancellor of the Irish Exchequer, banker and landowner. The bulk of the collection consists of some 250 letters, c 1765-c 1862, addressed to, and received from, some of the leading political figures in Ireland of the time commenting on some of the prominent issue ...

Talbot/Gregory Papers

Public Record Office of Northern Ireland (PRONI)

Personal and political correspondence of Sir Charles Chetwynd Talbot (1777-1849), second Earl Talbot of Hensol, Lord-Lieutenant of Ireland, 1817-1821, and William Gregory (1762-1840), Under-Secretary in Dublin Castle, 1812-1831. Talbot, the great-grandson of Charles Talbot, a former Lord Chancellor, first came to prominence in 1803 when he took an active part in organising a volunteer force in his ...

Sharman Crawford Papers

Public Record Office of Northern Ireland (PRONI)

Estate and political papers of the Crawford, Sharman and Sharman-Crawford families of Co. Down, c.1717-1920. Of particular significance are the papers of William Sharman-Crawford (1781-1861), MP for Dundalk, 1835-1837, and Rochdale, 1841-1852. Consisting of correspondence and memoranda, 1830-61, this section of the collection charts the development and progress of Crawford’s political career and i ...

Anglesey Papers

Public Record Office of Northern Ireland (PRONI)

Substantial collection of archival material consisting of approx. 12,700 documents and 50 volumes relating to the Anglesey estate in Counties Louth and Down, c 1660-1858, and the political career of Henry William Paget, 1st Marquess of Anglesey (1768-1854), Lord Lieutenant of Ireland, 1828-29 and 1830-33. The collection includes comprehensive series of title deeds, leases, rentals, accounts, maps ...