Jonathan T. Horne

Repository: Cork City and County Archives

Identity Statement

TitleJonathan T. Horne
Archive ReferenceIE CCCA/U201
Web Link to this Entry
Creation Dates1895-1950
Extent Medium6 boxes


Creator(s): Horne, Jonathan T.

  • Administrative History ↴

    Jonathan T. Horne, b.1894, Cork, organist, music teacher. Teacher of singing, piano, organ and theory at the Cork School of Music. Conductor of the School of Music choir which won many awards at the Cork Choral Festival. Organist and choirmaster at various parish churches and St. Finbarre’s Cathedral 1922 – 1977; founder of the Cathedral’s Oratorio Society. Theatre enthusiast. Founder member of Gilbert and Sullivan Theatre in the Cork Opera House.
  • Archival History ↴

    The collection was deposited in the Archives in 1993
  • Immediate Source Acquisition ↴


Content & Structure

  • Scope & Content: Horne, Jonathan T. ↴

    Scrapbooks containing theatre related newsclippings, programmes, postcards, mainly relating to Cork theatre, especially Cork Opera House, 1895 – 1943. Set of loose programmes, newsclippings and promotional materials such as postcards mainly relating to Cork Opera House, 1936 – 1943.

    Printed colour theatre advertising posters, mainly relating to Alexander Marsh productions c.1910 – 1915

    Series of published annuals including Stage Year Book 1908 – 1928, 1949 -1950; The Green Room Book 1906, 1907 and The Era Annual, 1912.

  • Appraisal Destruction ↴

    Permanent Retention
  • Arrangement ↴

    A: Scrapbooks and Programmes, 1895 – 1943 (267 items)
    B: Theatre Posters, (c.1910 – 1915) (15 items)
    C: Published Annuals (1908 – 1950) (22 items)

Conditions of Access & Use

Access Conditions Open by appointment to those holding a current readers ticket
Conditions Governing ReproductionSubject to rules governing reproduction of records of CCCA
Creation Dates1895-1950
Extent Medium6 boxes
Material Language ScriptEnglish
Finding Aids Descriptive list Archive Web Link →

Allied Materials

Related MaterialCCCA: PR26 Tadgh Foley U420 Hickey and Byrne Printers

Descriptive Control Area

Archivist NoteBrian McGee
Rules/ConventionsISAD(G): General International Standard Archival Description. 2nd ed. Ottawa: International Council on Archives, 2000.
Date of Descriptions40725