Irish Election Literature

… what you maybe meant to keep…

Unionist Student -November 1986 -Queens University Unionist Association August 31, 2020

From November 1986 a copy of Unionist Student published by The Queens University Unionist Association. It covers some Unionist issues from the time including Robert McCartney’s “Campaign for Equal Citizenship”
I’ve scanned and uploaded in pdf format here
Many thanks to the sender.


Leaflet from The Socialist Worker Student Society April 17, 2017

A Leaflet from The Socialist Worker Student Society from around 2013.



Pat O’Mahony For Ents -1984 NIHE Students Union Election. October 14, 2014

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From the 1984 election for Ents Officer in The NIHE (now DCU) a leaflet from Pat O’Mahony. He won by 27 votes and went on to bigger and better things!
You’ll find a nice piece on his blog about it here.
Many thanks to the sender.




From 1995 “Dedication Commitment Action – Elect Colm Keaveney for President of USI” April 1, 2014

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From the 1995 Election for President of USI a leaflet from then Deputy President Colm Keaveney. Keaveney was elected President. He has since been elected to the Dail where he is now a Fianna Fail TD.




Leaflet from Ardal O’Hanlon -1985 NIHE Students Union Election April 26, 2013

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From the 1985? NIHE (Now DCU) Student Union Elections a leaflet for comedian and Father Ted star Ardal O’Hanlon who was running for the role of Students Union president.
Many Thanks to the sender.




Labour DCU Posters from the Reproductive Rights Referendum and the USI referendum February 26, 2013

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Labour DCU Posters from the Abortion and USI referenda being held in DCU this week.
Many thanks to the senders.




“Students and Sinn Fein” Leaflet from 1983 August 20, 2012

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“Students and Sinn Fein” a leaflet issued by the Sinn Fein Youth Department explaining Sinn Feins policies, their support for the IRA and issues that impact students. It also has a cartoon of a ‘Quite short history of Ireland’ on the front.
Thanks to those who dated the leaflet for me as being from 1983.
Many thanks to the sender.



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