Irish Election Literature

… what you maybe meant to keep…

“Eamon deValera” -The Nations Tribute – Magazine produced after Devs death August 7, 2018

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A magazine tribute produced after the death of Eamon DeValera giving a biography of him, details of the funeral , lot’s of photos and more. I’ve uploaded it in pdf format here

 

Two Leaflets from the 1917 East Clare By-Election won by Eamon De Valera June 6, 2018


Two leaflets for Eamon De Valera from the Historic 1917 East Clare by election. Interesting also in that it was one of the very last votes in Ireland with a male only franchise.

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Fianna Fail 80th Anniversary Booklet from 2006 March 4, 2018

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A Fianna Fail 80th Anniversary Booklet from 2006 with some party history, details of an exhibition of the Fianna Fail archive. I’ve scanned and uploaded it in pdf format here
Many thanks to the sender.

 

“Independent Gender Equality Audit and Fianna Fáil Gender Equality Action Plan 2004-2014” February 8, 2018

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A very interesting Document produced by Fianna Fáil in 2004…..

In 2003 Fianna Fáil decided to carry out a comprehensive Gender Equality Audit. A Steering Group was appointed to oversee the process with independent academic consultants at the Centre for the Advancement of Women in Politics at Queen’s University, Belfast. The Steering Group consideredthe report (which is summarised in the followingpages) and believes it to be a very valuable and constructive document. On the basis of the report,the following Gender Equality Action Plan has beenformulated and is now being submitted to the Fianna Fáil organisation for formal adoption.

I’ve uploaded it in pdf format here

 

Leaflet from Sorcha McAnespy -Fianna Fáil ‘Committee of 15’ election January 16, 2018

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From the 2017 Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis a leaflet from Tyrone based Councillor Sorcha McAnespy who was running in the Fianna Fáil ‘Committee of 15’ election.

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1988 letter to residents re Crime and Laneways from Bertie Ahern -Fianna Fail -Dublin Central January 12, 2018

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A 1988 letter from then Minister for Labour, Bertie Ahern to Residents of Inverness Road in Fairview regarding Crime and Laneways . It also has details of his clinics in Dublin Central on the reverse.
Many thanks to the sender.

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June 1937 Election edition of “Sean Óglac” Paper of The Old IRA October 23, 2017


From the run up to the 1937 General Election an edition of “Sean Óglac” The “Official Organ of the National Association of Old Irish Republican Army”. It advocates for a vote for Fianna Fail giving detailed reasons why. There are other notices which are interesting too. Click on the image to enlarge.
Many thanks to the sender.

 

 
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