American Irish Pioneers Foundation, 1928-1933 | Boston Public Library Archival and Manuscript Finding Aid Database
Collection Identifier: MS 1881 A
Extent: 0.5 Cubic Feet
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Scope and Contents: The letters in this collection, written by clergymen, citizens, and officials, are addressed to Mary Cavanagh, a representative of the Committee of Catholic Irish-Americans, who was sent to Dublin in 1929 to learn about the socio-economic conditions in the City and to report on the prospects of establishing a neighborhood house there. The letters describe the need for social services and the project's approval.