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Memoirs of Senator James G. Douglas (1887-1954), concerned citizen

Author: J G Douglas; J Anthony Gaughan
Publisher: Dublin : University College Dublin Press, 1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Senator James G. Douglas, a Dublin businessman and Quaker, was an Irish nationalist active in the Irish White Cross 1920-22. He was appointed by Michael Collins to the committee which prepared drafts for the first Irish constitution in 1922. He was a Member of Seanad Eireann 1922-36, 1938-43 and 1944-54. These previously unpublished memoirs were written in the late 1940s and relate his involvement in the events of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Personal narratives
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Douglas, J.G. (James Green), 1887-1954.
Memoirs of Senator James G. Douglas (1887-1954), concerned citizen.
Dublin : University College Dublin Press, 1998
(OCoLC)607127308
Named Person: J G Douglas; J G Douglas; James G Douglas
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: J G Douglas; J Anthony Gaughan
ISBN: 1900621193 9781900621199
OCLC Number: 41017304
Description: xi, 212 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Part 1 - 1887-1922. Part 2 - 1921-22. Part 3 - 1922-31. Part 4 - 1923-26. Appendices: background to Miss Gertrude Webb's school; letter of 17 March 1917 from Douglas, Maurice Moore and George Russell to members of the Irish Conference Committee; report on distress in Ireland - survey by the American unit under the auspices of the American Committee for Relief in Ireland 1921; encomium by Douglas on Michael Collins, 1922; report by Douglas to Seanad Eireann on Congress of Europe 1948; tribute by Patrick F. Baxter, Cathaoirleach, Seanad Eireann, to Senator James G. Douglas, 1954.
Responsibility: edited by J. Anthony Gaughan.

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These memoirs were written in the late 1940s and cover events in Ireland from 1916-26. Besides casting fresh light on a number of these events, Douglas provides insights into the character of some of  Read more...

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