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Summer talks at the National Library of Ireland 2016 .
Talks in the Genealogy Room, NLI, Kildare St., at 1pm every Tuesday and Thursday,Commencing Tuesday 26th July, concluding Thursday 8th September.
Curated by Fiona Fitzsimons of the Irish Family History Centre, the Summer Talks @NLIreland features a glorious gallimaufry of guest speakers exploring aspects of Irish Family History.
Date: July 26th
Date: July 28th
Territory, maps and genealogy
Date: August 2nd
Explorations in Irish genealogy.
Date: August 4th
Liam Breen ( signed talk)
Cormac Leonard (interpreter)
A history of Deaf culture in Ireland
Date: August 9th
Nuala Ni Dhomhnaill
“The selkie’s skin” : How Irish oral traditions preserve family and local history
Date: August 11th
Wilde’s women: How Oscar Widle was shaped by the women in his life.
Date: August 16th
The Forgotten Irish: Revealing the voices of Irish 19th Century Emigrants
Date: August 18th
U.S. Ambassador O’Malley
Irish American identity: How do we sustain the people to people links between Ireland and the United States?
Date: August 23rd
Aoife O’ Connor
Seen ? Heard ? Records of children in Nineteenth Century Ireland
Date: August 25th
“The Simple annals of my parish poor”: stories from parish registers
Date: August 30th
Ogham Stones: Our earliest genealogical sources
Date: September 1st
Ten free websites for U.S. genealogy research.
Date: Sept 6th
prof. Dan Bradley
Adventures in ancient DNA: Who were the first Irish?
Date: September 8th
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