Celine Slattery (née O’Mahony (b. 1930)
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Celine Slattery (née O’Mahony (b. 1930)


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Track 1: Growing up in Killarney in the 1930s and 40s. Her background and her father’s involvement in the fight for freedom, 1920-21. Track 2: Joining Kerry County Council in 1949 after her education. Meeting her future husband Paddy Slattery. Marriage in 1960. The CYMS and her involvement with the badminton club there. Track 3: The Red Cross, also her memories of working for TD Denis Foley as a constituency secretary. Her involvement with tourism in Tralee in the early days of the Kingdom County Fair in Ballymullen Barracks. Track 4: Early days with the Irish Countrywomen’s Association. Track 5: The beginning of the LEADER group and her input.

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Disk, MP3

Audio series:

Kerry county, fifth series


160 kbps

Download time limit:

48 hours

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26.13 MB, 17.95 MB, 4.42 MB, 15.87 MB

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The growth and development of Tralee in the mid 20th century

Recorded by:

Maurice O’Keeffe