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Donegal : the making of a northern county

Author: Jim Mac Laughlin
Publisher: Dublin : Four Courts Press, 2007.
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Genre/Form: History
Literary collections
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jim Mac Laughlin
ISBN: 9781846820311 1846820316
OCLC Number: 148875982
Description: xix, 382 pages : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 24 cm
Contents: Foreword / Frank McGuinness --
Introduction: the making of a northern country / Jim Mac Laughlin --
Looking at landscapes / Jim Mac Laughlin --
Anseo ag Stáisiún Chaiseal na gCorr / Cathal Ó Searcaigh --
A naturalist's walking tour through Donegal / R. Lloyd Praeger --
Titim / Pádraig MacSuibhne --
The making of the physical landscape --
Jim Mac Laughlin --
The charms of Dongeal in the rain / H.V. Morton --
On the empty shore / Seosamh MacGrianna --
Blood and water / Éilís Ní Dhuibhne --
Tory Island / T.H. Mason --
Fishing off North Inishowen in the 1880s and 1890s / W.P. Gaskell --
The homes of Donegal / Sean MacBride --
Island life / Peadar O'Donell --
Fishing off Gola in the 1960s / Hugh Brody --
Holidaying in Donegal in the 1890s / Stephen Gwynn --
Ch. 2: From Gaelic overlordship to plantation landscape --
Sharing the landscapes / Jim Mac Laughlin --
The annals of the kingdom of Ireland --
Colums Cille's travels and miracles / Manus O'Donnell --
The monastery at Donegal in 1601 / Frair Monney --
Doe Castle / Harry P. Swan --
The capture of Ballyshannon / Hugh Allingham --
The renaissance and the Late Medieval lordship of Tír Chonail, 1461-1555 / Darren Mac Eiteagáin --
'Outer' and 'inner' Donegal / A.G. Lecky --
Country Donegal in the plantation scheme / George Hill --
A walking tour in Donegal in 1752 / R. Pococke --
The parish of Mevagh / Ordnance Survey Memoirs --
Dunfanaghy's Presbyterian community / C.W.P. Mac Arthur --
A Frenchman's tour through Donegal in 1797 / de Latocnaye --
Working the land in Donegal in the late eighteenth century / James MacParlan --
Ch. 3: The age of improvement --
'Progress' and 'improvement' in Donegal in the nineteenth century / Jim Mac Laughlin --
The state of Donegal in the early nineteenth century / J.C. Curwen --
Herring fishing and whaling off the coast of Donegal in 1776 / Arthur Young --
Memorial of a Gweedore Schoolteacher / Patrick M'Kye --
Farming and living conditions-Gweedore in the 1830s and 1840s / Lord George Hill --
'Progress' and 'superstition' in Donegal in the nineteenth century / S.C. Hall --
A statistical description of Donegal / Edward Wakefield --
A journey throughout Donegal in 1834 / Henry D. Inglis --
Social change in Glencolumbcille in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries / Vincent Tucker --
Illicit distillation in Inishowen / Brian Bonner --
Recollections of improvements in West Donegal in the 1840s / Thomas Carlyle --
The onset of famine in South Donegal / 'A Countryman' --
Social class impact of the famine in Donegal / Jim Mac Laughlin --
Female orphans from Donegal dispatched to Australia, 1848-1850 / May McClintock --
Catholic male representation in selected occupations / Census of Population, 1881 and 1911 --
Displacement and dislocation / Jim Mac Laughlin --
Down on the deal end / Patrick MacGill --
Letters from a country vicar / Rev. J.L. Henry --
The Arranmore Disaster / Peadar O'Donnell --
Two letters to Packie Doherty / M. Doherty --
Tráthnóna Beag Aréir / 'Máire' --
The Derryveagh evictions / W.E. Vaughan --
A letter from New York, 1861 / J.B. Sheil --
Laggan Farm Accounts / Sean Beattie --
An Lagán / Eoghan Ó Dónaill --
Testimonies given at the Devon Commission, July, 1844 / Devon Commission --
The hiring / Pat 'the Cope' Gallagher --
A cabin in Cloghaneely / Míchéal MacGabhann --
An unsuccessful journey / Patrick MacGill --
Social conditions in Donegal in the 1890s / T.H. Tuke --
On the tramp in Donegal before the Great War / Joseph Campbell --
A Donegal Chaplin's Account of conditions at the front-line during World War I / Padraig MacGiolla Cearra --
Ch. 5: Donegal and the New Ireland --
The age of transition / Jim Mac Laughlin --
Childhood memories from Northern Inishowen / Charles McGlinchey --
Memories of Ballyshannon in the 1820s / William Allingham --
Religious affiliations of the population of Donegal, 1881 and 1911 / Census of Population --
The Glencolumbcille Mission / Laurence J. Taylor --
Patterns of work, 1860-1914 / Desmond Murphy --
Seamus / Eugenia Shanklin --
Sheskinbeg / Elizabeth Shane --
Ulster Scots and the native Irish in Donegal / John Harrison --
Working life in West Donegal around 1910 / Lelia Walter --
Collecting traditional music in Donegal in the 1970s / Allen Feldman --
A letter from Dunfanaghy / Alexander Innes Shand --
In Donegal in the 1920s / Padraic Colum --
Touring off the beaten track in the 1880s / Seaton and Alice Milligan --
Moville and environs / Michael Harkin --
Catching a boat to Arranmore / Monk Gibbon --
Letters from Donegal in 1886 / A 'lady felon.'
Responsibility: Jim Mac Laughlin, editor.

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