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Guide to the Marie Walsh Papers AIA.034

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Collection processed by Rebecca Altermatt

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on June 13, 2014
Description is in English. using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

 Edited by Rachel Searcy for compliance with DACS and Tamiment Required Elements for Archival Description  , December 5, 2013

Descriptive Summary

 
Creator: Walsh, Marie
Title: Marie Walsh Papers
Dates [inclusive]: 1915-1999
Dates [bulk]: Bulk, 1970-1999
Abstract: The collection contains correspondence from Marie Walsh to editors of the New York Times and members of Congress including Daniel Moynihan and Joseph Biden. Letters to the former discuss media coverage of activities of the IRA by the American press while those to Congress deal with Ms. Walsh's opposition to the Supplementary Extradition Treaty, eventually passed during the Reagan Administration. Other materials include an article authored by Ms. Walsh on the originations of Sinn Fein and proceedings from a conference held at Columbia University in 1994 on the MacBride Principles.
Quantity: 0.5 linear feet in 1 manuscript box
Language of Materials: Materials are in English.
Call Phrase: AIA.034

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Scope and Content Note

The collection contains correspondence from Marie Walsh to editors of the New York Times and members of Congress including Daniel Moynihan and Joseph Biden. Letters to the former discuss media coverage of activities of the IRA by the American press while those to Congress deal with Ms. Walsh's opposition to the Supplementary Extradition Treaty, eventually passed during the Reagan Administration. Other materials include an article authored by Ms. Walsh on the originations of Sinn Fein and proceedings from a conference held at Columbia University in 1994 on the MacBride Principles.

Arrangement

Files are arranged alphabetically.

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Access Points

Subject Names

  • Biden, Joseph, 1942-

Document Type

  • Correspondence.

Subject Organizations

  • Irish Republican Army.

Subject Topics

  • Discrimination in employment -- Northern Ireland.
  • MacBride Principles.

Subject Places

  • Ireland |x Politics and government |y 20th century.

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Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

Open for research without restrictions.

Use Restrictions

Any rights (including copyright and related rights to publicity and privacy) held by Marie Walsh, the creator of this collection, were transferred to New York University in 1999. Permission to publish or reproduce materials in this collection must be secured from the Tamiment Library.

Preferred Citation

Identification of item, date; Marie Walsh Papers; AIA 034; box number; folder number; Archives of Irish America, Tamiment Library/Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives, New York University.

Related Archival Materials

Irish Republicanism Collection (AIA 022)

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by Marie Walsh in 1999. The accession number associated with this gift is 1997.034.

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Container List

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 1 Folder : 1 Articles by
1974, 1981
Box: 1 Folder : 2 Association of Catholic Trade Unionists (includes newsletter issues)
1969-1970, 1999
Box: 1 Folder : 3 Correspondence
1971-1998
Box: 1 Folder : 4 Gaelic League (Irish Language League; includes sheet music)
1915, 1999
Box: 1 Folder : 5 MacBride Principles Conference, Columbia University
1994
Box: 1 Folder : 6 "MacBride Principles Fair Employment Practices in Northern Ireland: A Status Report" Comptroller of the City of New York.
1993

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