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Reminiscences of Fatherland

 Item — Box: SC110-MCNA-001
Identifier: SC110-MCNA

Scope and Contents

The content of the collection is a single work written by Owen McNamara entitled Reminiscences of Fatherland. McNamara wrote this volume for his children as a source of enjoyment for themselves and their children. The work tells of McNamara’s family history and life in Ireland. It also covers McNamara’s journey to America as an immigrant.


  • 1868


Conditions Governing Access

No restrictions

Conditions Governing Use

Materials believed to be under copyright or other restrictions are available for limited noncommercial, educational and personal use only, or for fair use as defined by United States copyright law and with proper citation. Please note that the College of the Holy Cross may not hold the rights to all items in this collection. Users assume responsibility for identifying all copyright holders and for determining whether permission is needed to make any use of the content. For permission under rights held by the College, please contact

Biographical Note

Owen McNamara was born in County Leitrim, Ireland on March 10, 1824. He immigrated to New York City later in life.


.19 Cubic Feet (1 clamshell box)

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Acquisition note

The source of acquisition is unknown.

Description rules
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Edition statement
Revised September 2020

Repository Details

Part of the Distinctive Collections Repository

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