Irish Election Literature

… what you maybe meant to keep…

“Violence and Northern Ireland” -New Ulster Movement booklet June 1972 August 15, 2017

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“Violence and Northern Ireland” a booklet produced by the New Ulster Movement (more on them here) in June 1972 I’ve scanned and uploaded a pdf of it here .. or click on the image to launch


“H-Block and its Background” 1980 pamphlet from Denis Faul and Raymond Murray August 10, 2017

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“H-Block and its Background” a pamphlet from Denis Faul and Raymond Murray. Its text had originally appeared in a 1980 edition of ‘Doctrine and Life’. I’ve scanned and uploaded the pamphlet in pdf format here


“Finglas Past & Present” leaflet from Noel Rock August 9, 2017

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“Finglas Past & Present” a lovely historical leaflet (one of a series) issued by Fine Gael Dublin North West TD Noel Rock.
Many Thanks to the sender.



“Save Northern Ireland From A United Ireland” – Ian Paisley 1973 Assembly Elections. August 2, 2017

From the 1973 Assembly Election Campaign “Save Northern Ireland From A United Ireland” a message from Ian Paisley urging voters to vote for The Ulster Democratic Unionist Party in association with a group called the Loyalist Coalition. It also asks for contributions to the Party.


From Labour in 1951 “Social Security -What Mr. Norton’s Bill Means To You” July 27, 2017

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From the 1951 General Election a leaflet from Labour “Social Security -What Mr. Norton’s Bill Means To You”


“The Blueshirt” August 19th , 1933 July 25, 2017

“The Blueshirt” the paper of the National Guard , also known as the Blueshirts from August 19th , 1933. Has details of the groups activity, the rules of the group and so on. A really interesting piece of Irish History. (apologies that it’s not in pdf but the paper was too big for my scanner, so had to scan by half pages and then reunite the pages)



Sinn Féin Ard Fheis 1984 -Clár agus Rúin July 23, 2017

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The Sinn Féin Ard Fheis 1984 -Clár agus Rúin. An interesting document given the time . I’ve uploaded it in pdf as it’s 48 pages long, available here


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