Military Archives

Important note regarding citation: The below records can be reproduced but they must be correctly attributed using the following citation:

[Item description], Sheila Ahern Archive. In: Coen, M., O’Donnell, K. and O’Rourke, M. (Eds) (2023) Book Archive of A Dublin Magdalene Laundry: Donnybrook and Church-State Power in Ireland. London: Bloomsbury.

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Reference Code Title/Contents Link to Files
3/15118 Contracts: laundering contracts 1952/53 15118
3/19752 Contracts: laundry contracts 1954-55, Southern and Western Commands 19752
3/77893 Laundries: laundry contracts 1978 Easter, Curragh Command, Civil Defence School and personnel 77893
3/81083 Suggestions and resolutions: representations to Minister regarding clothing and laundry 81083
3/85434 Laundry: provision of laundry service for Defence Forces, Civil Defence School, R3(A) 85434
3/6984 Cork Contracts 1949 6984
3/32678 Galway/Cork Contracts & Tenders 32678
3/17572 Laundry Contracts 1953-54 17572