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Patrick MacDonogh letter to Seumas O'Sullivan


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Irish poet Patrick MacDonogh [MacDonagh] (1902-1961) produced his literary works over a thirty year period during the twentieth century.

Hogan, Robert, editor.Dictionary of Irish Literature. (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, Inc., 1979), 395.

Irish poet and editor Seumas O'Sullivan (1879-1958) was born James Sullivan Starkey (1879-1958). He established and edited the

Dublin Magazine, which published many works during the Irish Literary Renaissance.

"Starkey, James Sullivan [pseud. Seumas O'Sullivan] (1879-1958)," Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. (accessed April 2, 2007).

This is an autograph letter signed by Patrick MacDonogh to Irish writer Seumas O'Sullivan, which was originally laid in a copy of MacDonogh's

Over The Water and Other Poems (Special Collections call number: SPEC PR6025.A2224 O93 1943, copy 2).

Box 22, F0399: Shelved in SPEC MSS 0099 manuscript boxes.

Purchase, 1991.

Processed and encoded by Debra Johnson, March 2007. Further encoded by George Apodaca, September 2015.

University of Delaware Library Special Collections
Finding Aid Author
University of Delaware Library, Special Collections
Finding Aid Date
2007 March 22
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Collection Inventory

Patrick MacDonogh letter to Seamus O'Sullivan, 1943 November 6.
Box 22 Folder F0399
Physical Description

Autograph letter signed, 2 pp.

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