Rediscovering Emmet's Dublin Through the Collections of Dublin City Libraries

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Annual Emmet & Devlin Lecture 2010 delivered by Dr Máire Kennedy at Dublin City Library and Archive on 15 March 2010.

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Rediscovering Emmet's Dublin Through the Collections of Dublin City Libraries

  1. 1. Rediscovering Emmet’s Dublin Through the collections of Dublin City Public Libraries Dr Máire Kennedy 15 March 2010
  2. 2. • Social life in late 18th-century Dublin • The Emmet family • Political turmoil
  3. 3. Dix Collection
  4. 4. Social life in late 18th-century Dublin
  5. 5. James Malton, A Picturesque and Descriptive View of Dublin, 1799 College Green showing the façade of Trinity College and the statue of King William
  6. 6. Theatrical Entertainment
  7. 7. The Emmet family Footprints of Emmet, J. J. Reynolds, Dublin, 1903 Memoir of Thomas Addis and Robert Emmet, New York, 1915
  8. 8. Robert Emmet 1778-1803 Hibernian Magazine September 1803 John Rocque, An exact survey of Dublin, 1756
  9. 9. Dr Robert Emmet senior (1729-1802) State Physician 109, St Stephen’s Green Wilson’s Plan of Dublin 1778
  10. 10. Dublin, James Duffy, 1846 New York, 1850
  11. 11. Glasgow, 1902
  12. 12. London, 1870 Belfast, 1858
  13. 13. Dublin, 1949 London, 1935
  14. 14. Dublin, 2002 Dublin, 1958
  15. 15. Dr Robert Emmet senior (1729-1802) State Physician 109, St Stephen’s Green Wilson’s Plan of Dublin 1778
  16. 16. Bank of Ireland Stock Book 1783 to 1801
  17. 17. Edited by Joshua Edkins
  18. 18. Christopher Temple Emmet Contributor to A Collection of Poems Edited by Joshua Edkins
  19. 19. Thomas Addis Emmet
  20. 20. Samuel Whyte English Grammar School 75 Grafton Street
  21. 21. Robert Pool and John Cash Views of the most remarkable public buildings, Dublin, 1780.
  22. 22. John Locke, Treatise concerning
  23. 23. Political turmoil 1798 broadsides Madden Secret Service papers Union Pamphlets Newspaper coverage
  24. 24. Broadsheets relating to the 1798 rebellion
  25. 25. R.R. Madden’s Collection of original documents relating to Secret Service money dealings
  26. 26. Pamphlets relating to the proposed Union between Great Britain and Ireland
  27. 27. Freeman’s Journal online at www.irishnewsarchive.com
  28. 28. Denys Scully Collection of 128 Pamphlets relating to the Catholic question
  29. 29. The Insurrection of the Twenty-Third July, 1803, Printed in Dublin, 1803.
  30. 30. Emmet’s trial
  31. 31. Pool and Cash Views of the most Remarkable Public Buildings, Dublin, 1780 St Catherine’s Church
  32. 32. Nicholas Carolan, Robert Emmet and Songs of Rebellion, Dublin, 2003

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