Acquisitions, November 2016

Some items of interest acquired by the Archive within the last two months

Sixty-nine black & white and colour photographs of Irish traditional musicians taken in Cork 1960s–1980s by the late Domhnall Ó Máirtín. Donated by his daughter Deirdre Martin.

Fifty-three 78 rpm discs of Irish music belonging to Brian Gallagher, Irish Ambassador to the Netherlands and Sweden in the 1950s. Donated by his daughter Fionnuala O'Sullivan. 

Ninety-four audio cassette tapes & CDs of commercial and non-commercial Irish traditional music, including 1980s field recordings of Clare musicians. Donated by Karen Rynne Clancy. 

Thirty-four commercial single & LP discs of 20th century Irish traditional music. Donated by Kieran Owens.

Ten photographs of Westmeath musicians.  Donated by Larry Masterson.

ITMA would also like to acknowledge with thanks donations of materials (CDs, printed items, visual items, etc.) and other help and information from the following people and organisations: An Góilín, David Bickley, Justin Blennerhassett, Comhaltas Ceoltóirí Éireann, Verena Commins, Aidan Connolly, Eileen Conway, Jim Carroll, Christaan Corlett, Carmen Cullen, Mary Davies, Risteárd de Barra, Paul de Grae, Gael Linn, Reg Hall, Tommy Keane, Aoife Kelly, Tim Kennedy (North Texas School of Irish Music), Ian Lee, Library of the Royal Irish Academy, Lorcán MacMathúna, Andrew Finn Magill, Ted McGraw, Róisín McGrory, Pat McKenzie, Jennifer McLaughlin-Doherty, John Moulden, Na Mooneys, Ciarán Mulholland, National Folklore Collection, Breanndán Ó Beaglaoich, Dáibhí Ó Cróinín, Denis O'Dwyer, Máire O'Keeffe, Lillis Ó Laoire, Seán Quinn, Pat Ryan, Ritchie-Pickow Collection, Peter Smith, Don Stiffe, Grace Toland, Neil Wayne, Alan Woods