Kilrush and District Historical Society lecture Tuesday 25 September 2018

The Kilrush and District Historical Society's 2018/2019 monthly lecture series, held on the last Tuesday of each month, commences at the Teach Ceoil on Grace Street at 8 p.m. on Tuesday 25 September with a talk on The West Clare Photographs in the Lawrence Collection by Elizabeth Kirwan of the National Library of Ireland (NLI).The NLI houses the world's largest collection of photographs relating to Ireland, including the Lawrence Photographic Collection.  The Lawrence Collection photographs are amongst the more popular of the 5.2 million photographs in the NLI photographic collections.  The Lawrence Collection is primarily a topographic collection, consisting of…

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Clare Roots Society GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) policy published

You may be aware that new data protection regulations known as GDPR (the General Data Protection Regulation) will come into effect across all 28 member states in the European Union on 25 May 2018.  This e-mail is to advise the Clare Roots Society membership of our data protection policy that is now published on the Clare Roots Society website at clareroots.org. The policy statement will help you understand what information we collect and why we collect it.This is our commitment to safeguard your data and protect your privacy. The Clare Roots data protection policy states five GDPR Principles in clear, simple language…

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Planning a visit to Clare - a vade mecum

Genealogists visiting Clare might like to browse the Check-list and Tips for Family Historians Intending to Visit Clare in the Clare County Library "Clare Past" forum. Apart from Clare research tips it lists some important points that one might like to take into account when planning the trip. It's a forum thread so the indigenous and experienced Clare genealonauts are welcome to add suggestions and/or corrections.

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Genealogists visiting Clare might like to browse the Check-list and Tips for Family Historians Intending to Visit Clare in the Clare County Library "Clare Past" forum. Apart from Clare research tips it lists some important points that one might like to take into account when planning the trip. It's a forum thread so the indigenous and experienced Clare genealonauts are welcome to add suggestions and/or corrections.