Holroyd-Smyth Family Papers, 1618-1965.
Family and estate papers of the Holroyd-Smyth family of Ballynatray,Co. Waterford. Estate papers include conveyances, leases, rentals, surveys, maps and labour accounts for their holdings in Waterford, Limerick and Cork. Also contains papers for the Grice family of Co. Limerick and the Moore family of Clonmel, Co. Tipperary. Richard Smyth married Alice Grice, daughter and co-heir of Richard Grice of Ballycullane, Co. Limerick in 1683. The papers of the Moore family came into the collection due to the marriage of Charlotte Mary Smyth to Charles William Moore, 5th Earl Mount Cashell in 1848. Among the family papers is a large collection of correspondence, the majority of which is that of Richard Smyth (1796-1858)of Ballynatray. The family papers also include a substantial collection of legal and financial papers, genealogical material and photographs, as well as marriage and testamentary material.
II.vii.3. [Photograph of Annie Mary Guinan, 1886]
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|In Collection:||Holroyd-Smyth Family Papers, 1618-1965|
Photograph sent to Alice Holroyd-Smyth by John Patrick Guinan whose family had been involved in the Youghal Coaching Establishment of Richard Smyth. Includes a mounted print of a miltary scene with caption 'Fire low lads, don't waste a shot!' and a letter from John Patrick Guinan to Alice Holroyd Smyth about the photograph and print.
The photograph was taken at the studio of William McKenzie Morrison in Chicago who was famous for his theatrical portraits.
1 photographic print mounted on cardboard; sepia, 14 x 10cm.
|Call Number:||MS 49,518/104 (Manuscripts Reading Room)|
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