Savoy Recital Savoy Cinema, Galway Recital Programme, Friday January 16th, 1953 in aid of the new Galway Cathedral, with the tenor Father Sydney MacEwan. Donation Museum Reg. GCM2014:002:003 Location: Storage
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Town Hall Theatre Programme Programme for Town Hall Theatre Galway, May 7th - 13th advertising The Damask Rose: The music of Chopin presented by The Patrician Music Society, 1973 Donation Museum Reg. GCM2014:002:001 Location: Storage
Travel Identity Card Travel Identity Card issued in February 1949 just two months before the official declaration of Ireland as a Republic. Donation Museum Reg. GCM2013:004 Location: Storage
Whist Drive Ticket Ticket issued for a Whist Drive at the Columban Hall, Galway. The ticket was produced at O' Gormans printing house, Shop St. The Whist Drive was a progressive card game used to raise funds for 'a charitable purpose'. The ticket cost 2/6 and indicates that the event occurred some time [...]
Myles Joyce's Execution Warrant Execution warrant issued for Myles Joyce on 30 November 1882. It states that he is to be executed by hanging at Galway Gaol on Friday 15 December 1882 and buried within the precincts of the gaol for the murder of Margret Joyce the younger for which he was tried [...]
Salthill Industrial School Plaque Large wooden plaque from the Salthill Industrial School which reads 'First Prize, Won By, Boys of Industrial School, Salthill, For Choral and Solo Singing, 1st September 1898'. The school operated from 1870 to 1995 and the main building still survives but has been re-developed. Originally run by [...]
Lord Killanin's Briefcase Leather briefcase which belonged to Lord Killanin (1914-1999) of Spiddal House, Galway. Donation Museum Reg. GCM2011:006:013 Location: Storage
Lord Killanin's Walking Cane Walking cane which belonged to Lord Killanin (1914-1999) of Spiddal House, Galway. Donation Museum Reg. GCM2011:006:008 Location: Storage
Richard Nixon's Cufflinks Pair of Richard Nixon’s (1913-1994) cufflinks presented by him to movie director John Ford (1895-1973). Nixon was President of the United States of America from 1969 to 1974. Donation Museum Reg. GCM2011:006:003 Location: Storage
Dog Show Poster, 1936 Poster advertising a dog show in Eyre Square, Thursday July 9, 1936. The poster lists the prizes to be won and transport arrangements and fares. It was printed by the Tribune Printing Works, Galway. Donation Museum Reg. GCM2011:003 Location: Storage