Founded in 1917, "An Stoc" was edited by Tomas O Maille, and contained articles by many academics and others associated with University College Galway at the time. The paper was printed from 1917 - 1920, and again from 1923 - 1931. It was one of the first provincial newspapers in Irish, and the first in Connacht.
Archival History ↴
Held in the James Hardiman Library prior to 1998, probably donated by Prof. Tomas O Maille, founder and editor of the newspaper.
Immediate Source Acquisition ↴
Content & Structure
Scope & Content: An Stoc ↴
Material relating to the financial running of the An Stoc newspaper, an Irish language paper run by various academics and staff connected with UCG in the 1920s. The material in this collection refers to subscriptions, bankbooks and processed cheques, and financial accounts and correspondence relating to the paper.
Appraisal Destruction ↴
The collection has been arranged in three sections.
2. Bank account
3. Financial accounts and correspondence
Conditions of Access & Use
This collection is open to all bona fide researchers, and consultation is subject to the conditions of access.
Conditions Governing Reproduction
No reproduction of this material is permitted without the written permission of the archivist, all reproductions are subject to the conditions of access.
ISAD(G): General International Standard Archival Description. 2nd ed. Ottawa: International Council on Archives, 2000.
Date of Descriptions
1998, Revised 2007