Joseph Haughton, b.1920 and Helen Haughton (née Crookshank (Recording I)
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Joseph Haughton, b.1920 and Helen Haughton (née Crookshank (Recording I)


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Track 1: His Quaker background in Dublin, his Wexford forebears, and their connections with Trinity Colleg Track 2: His early education and mentors. Track 3: Undergraduate days in Trinity in the 1940s; studying Natural Sciences. His membership of the Dublin Field Club. Track 4: The exclusionary nature of Trinity in earlier daysTrack 5: Graduation, and working with the Royal Belfast Academic Institute during World War II. Track 6: Appointment as Lecturer at Trinity in the Geography Department. A summary of his early academic career. Helen Haughton recalls student days in Trinity beginning in 1949. Their marriage in 1953. Memories of Professor Anne Crookshank and her family. Track 7: Recalls the Trinity Summer School, its instigation and its sponsorship, the lecturers there and the great voluntary work involved. Track 8: The Geography Department and the changes which took place there over the years. Track 9: Life at Trinity in the 1960s, and working as Dean of the Arts Faculty in Lagos, Nigeria with Brian McMurry.

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Audio series:

Trinity College, Dublin, Collection



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48 hours

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8.72 MB, 4.36 MB, 11.14 MB, 2.25 MB, 5.90 MB, 15.91 MB, 15.52 MB, 9.76 MB, 11.84 MB

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Fellow Emeritus, Professor of Geography (JPH)

Recorded by:

Maurice O’Keeffe – Irish Life and Lore