13 January 2011 - The DHO is delighted to announce the on-line availability of a series of digital projects completed by an Foras Feasa PhD students at St Patrick's Drumcondra, Dublin.
Irish Children in 18th Century Institutions chronicles the experience of Irish children from a wide variety of backgrounds who were enrolled in schools and institutions throughout Ireland and Europe during the eighteenth-century. Gaye Ashford compiled a database of over 600 records from admission rolls and other official sources as part of her thesis. The online exhibit offers users the ability to browse admission records and view the records on a timeline as well as geospatially.
The Published Works of Eilís Dillon: Editions and Translations explores the diverse publishing history of the works of this prolific twentieth century Irish author.