Leslie Greer (née Tyrrell), b. 1917 (Recording III)
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Leslie Greer (née Tyrrell), b. 1917 (Recording III)


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Track 1: Societies at Trinity College during her undergraduate days; restrictions regarding female students. Her sense of privilege to be a student at Trinity. Track 2: The Abbey Theatre, and memories of great performances during her childhood. Track 3: Life in Dublin city in the 1920s and 1930s; her memory of the steam trains and housing conditions in those days. Early Christmasses recalled. Track 4: Her early interest in the German language. Memories of the uses of various College buildings in former days. Track 5: Winning a scholarship in her second year at Trinity, which meant that fees for her 3rd and 4th years were paid by College authorities. Track 6: Professor R.B. McDowell recalledTrack 7: Reminiscences of College life.

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Trinity College, Dublin, Collection



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48 hours

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4.89 MB, 3.58 MB, 14.14 MB, 7.47 MB, 8.11 MB, 13.69 MB, 9.66 MB

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Maurice O’Keeffe – Irish Life and Lore