A folio scrapbook containing material of Belfast interest;
Includes an original manuscript letter from Marquess of Donegal, dated 1819; a manuscript certificate from the 2nd Congregation Belfast to Ernest Blair dated 1824; a manuscript Premium, dated 1862; four printed ballad sheets - "Evening at Molly Wards, Belfast" signed John Davidson; "To Miss Wallis a Welcome", signed by Hugh Allan, Belfast 1875, "Castlereagh & Crawford, Dissolution, 1880" and "A Dialogue Between the Devil and R.R. Kane on the Belfast Riots", by J.O.C. Falls Rd. Also present is a Certificate of Register for voting issued in Antrim in 1841; eight printed card invitations of Belfast interest spanning the period 1824 -1906 and other printed miscellaneous ephemera such as the printed sheet music and lyrics of a Masonic National Athem arranged for the opening of a bazaar in aid of Belfast Masonic charities in the Ulster Hall in October 1883; the Rules of the Early Rising and Reading Society of Belfast and an invitation a Conversazione/evening dress tea to celebrate the centennial anniversary of the Belfast Library, The Linen Hall on Tuesday 15 May 1888 in the Ulster Hall, Belfast.
|Citation:||National Library of Ireland. Department of Manuscripts.|
Bound leather folio volume.
Physical description: 1 v. [unpaged] 28.5 x 37.3 cm
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|MS L 292||Manuscripts Reading Room Special Access||Manuscripts|
Copyright owned by National Library of Ireland.