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O'Brennan, Martin A. (Martin Andrew) : Martin A. O'Brennan Papers, ca. 1843-1878

Papers pertaining to Martin A. O’Brennan, an Irish nationalist activist, lawyer, newspaper editor, and amateur historian. The papers document O’Brennan’s Irish activities and his life in Chicago through correspondence and documents, manuscript copies of his speeches, printed pamphlets and copies of newspapers (both the Connaught Patriot and the Irish News), and ephemera-like advertisements, prospectuses, membership cards and printed lecture tickets.
Extent: 2.6 linear feet - (3 boxes, 1 oversize box)
Subjects: Journalism
Call Number: Midwest MS O'Brennan
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The Martin A. O'Brennan Papers are open for research in the Special Collections Reading Room; 1 box at a time (Priority III).