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Patrick MacDonogh letter to Seumas O'Sullivan

Identifier: MSS 0099-F0399

Scope and Content Note

This is an autograph letter signed by Patrick MacDonogh to Irish writer Seumas O'Sullivan, which was originally laid in a copy of MacDonogh's Over The Water and Other Poems (Special Collections call number: SPEC PR6025.A2224 O93 1943, copy 2).


  • Creation: 1943 November 6


Language of Materials

Materials entirely in English.

Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

Use of materials from this collection beyond the exceptions provided for in the Fair Use and Educational Use clauses of the U.S. Copyright Law may violate federal law. Permission to publish or reproduce is required from the copyright holder. Please contact Special Collections, University of Delaware Library,

Patrick MacDonogh [MacDonagh] (1902-1961)

Irish poet Patrick MacDonogh [MacDonagh] (1902-1961) produced his literary works over a thirty year period during the twentieth century.

Hogan, Robert, editor.Dictionary of Irish Literature. (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, Inc., 1979), 395.

Seumas O'Sullivan (1879-1958)

Irish poet and editor Seumas O'Sullivan (1879-1958) was born James Sullivan Starkey (1879-1958). He established and edited the Dublin Magazine, which published many works during the Irish Literary Renaissance.

"Starkey, James Sullivan [pseud. Seumas O'Sullivan] (1879-1958)," Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. (accessed April 2, 2007).


1 item (2 pages)


Letter from Patrick MacDonogh to Seumas O'Sullivan, which was originally laid in a copy of MacDonogh's Over The Water and Other Poems.


Purchase, 1991.

Related Materials in this Repository

This item forms part of MSS 0099 Miscellaneous Literary and Historical Manuscripts.

Items originally laid in Patrick MacDonogh, Over the Water and Other Poems (Dublin: The Orwell Press, 1943). (Special Collections call number: SPEC S28 PR6025.A2224 O93 1943).

Shelving Summary

Box 22, F0399: Shelved in SPEC MSS 0099 manuscript boxes.


Processed and encoded by Debra Johnson, March 2007. Further encoded by George Apodaca, September 2015.

Finding aid for Patrick MacDonogh letter to Seumas O'Sullivan
University of Delaware Library, Special Collections
2007 March 22
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