An Stoc, Papers relating to the Financial dealings of,

Repository: NUI Galway JHL

Identity Statement

TitleAn Stoc, Papers relating to the Financial dealings of,
Archive ReferenceIE 2116/A01
Web Link to this Entry
Creation Dates1924-1930
Extent Medium56 items


Creator(s): An Stoc

  • Administrative History ↴

    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 ↴

    Permanent Retention
  • Arrangement ↴

    The collection has been arranged in three sections.
    1. Subscriptions
    2. Bank account
    3. Financial accounts and correspondence

Conditions of Access & Use

Access Conditions This collection is open to all bona fide researchers, and consultation is subject to the conditions of access.
Conditions Governing ReproductionNo reproduction of this material is permitted without the written permission of the archivist, all reproductions are subject to the conditions of access.
Creation Dates1924-1930
Extent Medium56 items
Material Language ScriptIrish
Characteristics Tech ReqPaper
Finding Aids Descriptive list Archive Web Link →

Allied Materials

Originals InformationNo allied materials are known.

Descriptive Control Area

Archivist NoteKieran Hoare; Fergus Fahey
Rules/ConventionsISAD(G): General International Standard Archival Description. 2nd ed. Ottawa: International Council on Archives, 2000.
Date of Descriptions1998, Revised 2007