Founded in the early 1970s, the James Connolly Irish Republican Club operated in the Albany area and supported the Official Irish Republican Movement in Ireland. It also engaged in other issues of the period such as women's rights, desegregation, and human rights.
In 2015, Anne Hess Neville and Martin K. Manley, active members since the mid-1970s revived the Club.
The collection includes photographs, correspondence, flyers, and other event materials. Please note that the materials from the 1970s and 1980s are facsmilie reproductions.
The collection is unprocessed and is likely disorganized. Individual items may be difficult to find.
James Connolly Irish Republican Club members Anne Hess Neville and Martin K. Manley donated the collection to the M.E. Grenander Department of Special Collections & Archives2015.
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Published: 2018-03-06 06:35:52 -0500
Encoded in EAD by Jodi Boyle, 2015
Archival materials can be view in-person during business hours in our reading room, located on the top floor of the Science Library on the Uptown Campus.
We can also deliver digital scans for remote research for a fee.
Access to this collection is restricted because it is unprocessed. Portions of the collection may contain recent administrative records and/or personally identifiable information. While it is likely that portions of the collection may be viewed, access must be managed by an archivist.
The researcher assumes full responsibility for conforming with the laws of copyright. Whenever possible, the M.E. Grenander Department of Special Collections and Archives will provide information about copyright owners and other restrictions, but the legal determination ultimately rests with the researcher. Requests for permission to publish material from this collection should be discussed with the Head of Special Collections and Archives.
Preferred citation for this material is as follows:
Identification of specific item, series, box, folder, James Connolly Irish Republican Club Records, 1972-2015. M.E. Grenander Department of Special Collections and Archives, University Libraries, University at Albany, State University of New York (hereafter referred to as the James Connolly Irish Republican Club Records).