Full title: Responses to Famine in West Wicklow
Creator / Author: Séamas Ó Maitiú
Item Type / Page count: Book Chapter / 9pp
When Published: c.1995
Publisher / Place of Publication: Kildare County Council / Naas, Co. Kildare
Parent Publication [book]: Lest We Forget: Kildare and the Great Famine / 106pp
About: This essay was published as part of a book commemorating the 150th anniversary of the Great Famine in County Kildare. It looks at the adjoining district of West Wicklow and uses contemporary accounts from the journal of Elizabeth Smith to show in particular how local officialdom responded to the crisis.
ID number(s): 0952001322
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