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Call No.: B-10
Repository: Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute
Creator: Erin-Go-Bragh (Ireland for Ever)
Title: Records, 1894-1953
Quantity: 1 box, incl. 1 v.
Abstract: Correspondence, minutes, photographs, etc., of Erin-Go-Bragh, a club founded in 1889 by women who had studied at Miss Ireland's School in Boston.
A group of girls who studied at Miss Ireland's School at 9 Louisburg Square, Boston, formed themselves into a club named ERIN-GO-BRAGH (Ireland for ever) in 1889. They met frequently for lunch for many years thereafter. In 1914 a fund was begun which later was presented to Radcliffe College as the Catherine Innes Ireland Travelling Scholarship, 1927.
The records consist of the minutes of the annual meeting, 1915-1952 (1 v.), letters from various members of the club, 1914-1953, letters, etc. re the Catherine Innes Ireland Fund, 1914-1953, material about Emily Greene Balch, Alice Bache Gould, and several early photographs of the group. Includes letters from Miss Ireland, and Emily Greene Balch's article on Catherine Innes Ireland.
- Box 1: v.1, 1-15
Letters include those from:
- Emily Greene Balch, 1867-
- Cornelia Bowditch
- Helen Cheever
- Alice Bache Gould, 1869-1953
- Margaret Herrick
- Catherine Innes Ireland, 1838-1925