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Tuesday, April 24, 2018 from 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM (IST)

The Bancroft Library’s Irish American holdings

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John Cox, University Librarian, NUI Galway, is delighted to invite you to a public lecture by:

 

Theresa Salazar, Curator of the Western Americana Collection at The Bancroft Library, at the University of California, Berkeley

 

Title: The Bancroft Library’s Irish American holdings

Date: Tuesday 24 April 2018

Time: 16:00 - 16:45, followed by an informal reception

Venue:  Room G010 Hardiman Research Building, NUIG

 

Theresa Salazar lecture will be about the Michael O’Shaughnessy archive and other collections of Irish interest at the Bancroft Library, University of California Berkeley. The Michael Maurice O'Shaughnessy Papers represent one of the most heavily used collections at The Bancroft Library. The Library also has small, but rich, clutches of material related to Ireland's great writers, along with documentation of the contributions of many Irish Americans to the history of California. Ms. Salazar will touch on these holdings along with a more focused presentation on O'Shaughnessy, San Francisco's renowned City Engineer.

 

Biography: Theresa Salazar is Curator of the Western Americana Collection at The Bancroft Library, at the University of California, Berkeley, a position she has held for the last 19 years. She oversees one of the largest collections documenting the American West from the colonial period to the present. The documentation of the history of California is the most extensive, including many important archival collections on San Francisco and the Bay Area and the Environmental Movement

 

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Room G010
Hardiman Research Building
NUI Galway
University Road
Ireland

Tuesday, April 24, 2018 from 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM (IST)


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