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Irish Americans -- Ohio -- Cleveland -- History -- 20th century. (7)
Ireland -- Emigration and immigration. (5)
Irish Americans -- Archives. (5)
Irish Americans -- Ohio -- Cleveland -- History -- Sources. (5)
United States -- Emigration and immigration. (5)
Irish drama -- 20th century. (3)
Mayo (Ireland : County) -- Emigration and immigration. (3)
Theater -- Ohio -- Cleveland. (3)
English drama -- Irish authors -- 20th century. (2)
Irish Americans -- History -- 19th century. (2)
Irish Americans -- History -- 20th century. (2)
Irish Americans -- History -- Sources. (2)
Irish Americans -- Ohio -- Cleveland -- History -- 19th century. (2)
Irish Americans -- Politics and government. (2)
Northern Ireland -- History -- 1969-1994. (2)
Bohola (Ireland) -- Emigration and immigration. (1)
Carlow (Ireland : County) -- Emigration and immigration. (1)
Cleveland Irish Players. (1)
Connors family -- History -- Sources. (1)
Donelon family -- History -- Sources. (1)
Donelon, Robert E. -- Family -- History -- Sources. (1)
Drake family -- History -- Sources. (1)
Drake, Timothy A. -- Family -- History -- Sources. (1)
Fenians. (1)
Flanagan family -- History -- Sources. (1)
Ireland -- History -- 20th century. (1)
Irish American Club - East Side, Inc. Padraig Pearce Center. (1)
Irish Americans -- History -- 21st century. (1)
Irish Americans -- Music. (1)
Irish Americans -- Ohio -- Cleveland -- Photographs. (1)
Irish Americans -- Photographs. (1)
Irish Americans -- Popular culture. (1)
Irish Americans -- Societies, etc. (1)
Kilroy family -- History -- Sources. (1)
Kilroy, John P. -- Family -- History -- Sources. (1)
Noonan family -- History -- Sources. (1)
Northern Ireland -- History -- 1994- (1)
Northern Ireland -- History -- Sources. (1)
Smith family -- History -- Sources. (1)
Smith, Marie -- Family -- History -- Sources. (1)
Sullivan family -- History -- Sources. (1)
Sullivan, John C. -- Family -- History -- Sources. (1)
Sullivan, John J. (1)
Sweeney, John. (1)
Westmeath (Ireland : County) -- Emigration and immigration. (1)
White family -- History -- Sources. (1)
World War, 1939-1945 -- Participation, Irish Americans. (1)
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1Title:  Cleveland Pioneer Players Records     
 Creator:  Cleveland Pioneer Players 
 Dates:  1958-1999 
 Abstract:  The Cleveland Pioneer Players, later the Cleveland Irish Players, are an Irish American theatre ensemble that formed in Cleveland, Ohio, in 1960, performing their first play ("Professor Tim" by George Shiels) in 1961. Since then, the group has performed the works of major Irish playwrights including Sean O'Casey ("Juno and the Paycock" and "The Plough and the Stars"), Brian Friel ("Philadelphia Here I Come!" and "Dancing at Lughnasa"), and Hugh Leonard ("Da"), as well as lesser known Irish and Irish-American authors. The group has performed in Pittsburgh, Detroit, Dayton and Marietta, Ohio, and traveled to Ireland in 1976, 1978, and 1980. The collection consists of playbills and newsletters. 
 Call #:  MS 5289 
 Extent:  0.80 linear feet (2 containers) 
 Subjects:  Irish Americans -- Ohio -- Cleveland -- History -- 20th century. | Irish drama -- 20th century. | Theater -- Ohio -- Cleveland.
 
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2Title:  John P. Kilroy Photographs     
 Creator:  Kilroy, John P. 
 Dates:  1980-1996 
 Abstract:  John P. Kilroy resides in Avon, Ohio, and is of Irish descent. He is active in the Irish American community, and was one of the founding members of the Padraig Pearse Center located at the Irish American Club, East Side Inc. In addition, he wrote several articles for the Irish American publication The Ohio Irish Bulletin. The collection consists of 71 black and white and 13 color photographs. 
 Call #:  PG 527 
 Extent:  0.20 linear feet (1 container) 
 Subjects:  Irish Americans -- Ohio -- Cleveland -- History -- 20th century. | Irish Americans -- Ohio -- Cleveland -- Photographs. | Irish Americans -- Music. | Irish Americans -- Politics and government. | Irish Americans -- Popular culture. | Irish Americans -- Photographs. | Irish drama -- 20th century. | English drama -- Irish authors -- 20th century. | Theater -- Ohio -- Cleveland.
 
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3Title:  Marie Smith Family Papers     
 Creator:  Smith, Mary Family 
 Dates:  1865-1996 
 Abstract:  The Marie Smith Family originated in County Mayo, Ireland. Smith's uncle, John Sweeney, was a hotel owner in Cleveland, Ohio, and was a member of the Fenian Brotherhood. Celebrating her Irish identity, Smith attended a variety of conferences and events dealing with Irish issues, in America and Ireland, focusing on matters such as stereotypes and investment opportunities. The collection consists of publications, a declaration of intention, programs, flyers, a journal article, a license for a hotel owner, MacBride Principles information, membership applications for Irish organizations, newspaper clippings, an obituary, and subscriptions to two magazines. 
 Call #:  MS 4897 
 Extent:  0.20 linear feet (1 container) 
 Subjects:  Smith, Marie -- Family -- History -- Sources. | Sweeney, John. | Smith family -- History -- Sources. | Fenians. | Irish Americans -- Ohio -- Cleveland -- History -- 19th century. | Irish Americans -- Ohio -- Cleveland -- History -- 20th century. | Irish Americans -- Ohio -- Cleveland -- History -- Sources. | Irish Americans -- Archives. | Ireland -- Emigration and immigration. | United States -- Emigration and immigration. | Northern Ireland -- History -- 1969-1994. | Northern Ireland -- History -- 1994- | Mayo (Ireland : County) -- Emigration and immigration.
 
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4Title:  Robert E. Donelon Family Papers     
 Creator:  Donelon, Robert E. Family 
 Dates:  1890-1965 
 Abstract:  The Robert E. Donelon family originated in Bohola, County Mayo, Ireland. The first family member to immigrate to the United States was an aunt, who chose Cleveland, Ohio, to live with her relatives. Donelon's father, John Donelon came to the United States in 1904. He too settled in Cleveland, and married Alice T. Doherty (b. 1933) in 1955. Together they had seven children. John Donelon worked as a night watchman for the Wilbur Wright Junior High School. In 2003, Robert Donelon contined to reside in Cleveland, Ohio and was a member of the West Side Irish American Club, as well as a past participant in the St. Patrick's Day Parade. The collection consists of a certificate of birth, a certificate of naturalization, an Irish Christmas Yule card, correspondence, newspaper clippings, and an obituary. 
 Call #:  MS 4898 
 Extent:  0.20 linear feet (1 container) 
 Subjects:  Donelon, Robert E. -- Family -- History -- Sources. | Donelon family -- History -- Sources. | Irish Americans -- Ohio -- Cleveland -- History -- 20th century. | Irish Americans -- Ohio -- Cleveland -- History -- Sources. | Irish Americans -- Archives. | Ireland -- Emigration and immigration. | United States -- Emigration and immigration. | Ireland -- History -- 20th century. | Mayo (Ireland : County) -- Emigration and immigration. | Bohola (Ireland) -- Emigration and immigration.
 
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5Title:  John C. Sullivan Family Papers     
 Creator:  Sullivan, John C. Family 
 Dates:  1810-2001 
 Abstract:  John J. Sullivan (b. 1942) as born in Cleveland, Ohio, and is of Irish descent. Sullivan traced his genealogy back several generations, originating in Ireland, particularly in the southern counties of Cork, Kerry, and Tipperary, and County Mayo. Sullivan family members served in the United States military in every conflict since the Civil War. Following in their footsteps, Sullivan in an army veteran. He served in the Vietnam War and in 2003 is the Commander of the American Legion Post #196 Brecksville, Ohio. Sullivan has worked as a journalist, and has published in a variety of newspapers in Ireland and the United States. He gained media expertise as a Reagan Democrat in Ohio's 14th Congressional District as a Public Policy Spokesperson for the Administration. Sullivan is an active member of the Ancient Order of Hibernians, and is a member of the Irish American Archives Society. The collection consists of a career outline of John J. Sullivan, certificates of birth marriage and naturalization, correspondence, two essays, family charts, maternal and paternal family histories, military service data, newspaper articles, a postcard, four short stories by John C. Sullivan, and information regarding entertainers in the Sullivan family. 
 Call #:  MS 4888 
 Extent:  0.20 linear feet (1 container) 
 Subjects:  Sullivan, John C. -- Family -- History -- Sources. | Sullivan, John J. | Sullivan family -- History -- Sources. | Irish Americans -- History -- 19th century. | Irish Americans -- History -- 20th century. | Irish Americans -- Ohio -- Cleveland -- History -- 20th century. | Irish Americans -- History -- Sources. | Irish Americans -- Ohio -- Cleveland -- History -- Sources. | Irish Americans -- Archives. | Ireland -- Emigration and immigration. | United States -- Emigration and immigration.
 
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6Title:  John P. Kilroy Papers     
 Creator:  Kilroy, John P. 
 Dates:  1975-1993 
 Abstract:  John P. Kilroy, of Cleveland, Ohio, is of Irish descent. Three of his grandparents immigrated to the United States from counties Mayo, Carlow and Westmeath during the early twentieth century. They came to the United States in search of a better life, and to escape from the economic and political turmoiil present in Ireland at that time. Kilroy went to law school and represented the Padraig Pearce Center of the Irish American Club East Side, Inc. during its establishment. He was also active in the Cleveland Irish Players, a theatre group that was founded by Kevin McGinty and produces Irish plays by Irish playwrights. He was a regular contributor to the Ohio Irish Bulletin and other newsletters. Kilroy's interests also extend to Gaelic athletics and Irish current affairs, including the troubles in Northern Ireland. The collection consists of an application form, brochure, correspondence, essays, handwritten, notes, an invitation, a leaflet, a press release, newsletters, newspaper clippings, Padraic Pearce Center, Inc. organizational documents, a petition, plays, programs and a sports schedule. 
 Call #:  MS 4899 
 Extent:  0.40 linear feet (1 container) 
 Subjects:  Kilroy, John P. -- Family -- History -- Sources. | Kilroy family -- History -- Sources. | Irish American Club - East Side, Inc. Padraig Pearce Center. | Cleveland Irish Players. | Irish Americans -- Ohio -- Cleveland -- History -- 20th century. | Irish Americans -- Ohio -- Cleveland -- History -- Sources. | Irish Americans -- Archives. | Irish Americans -- Politics and government. | Irish drama -- 20th century. | English drama -- Irish authors -- 20th century. | Theater -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Irish Americans -- Societies, etc. | Ireland -- Emigration and immigration. | United States -- Emigration and immigration. | Northern Ireland -- History -- 1969-1994. | Northern Ireland -- History -- Sources. | Mayo (Ireland : County) -- Emigration and immigration. | Carlow (Ireland : County) -- Emigration and immigration. | Westmeath (Ireland : County) -- Emigration and immigration.
 
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7Title:  Timothy A. Drake Family Papers     
 Creator:  Timothy A. Drake Family 
 Dates:  1822-2002 
 Abstract:  Timothy A. Drake is of Irish descent with ties to Cleveland, Ohio. In 2003 he resided in Virginia. Drake has completed much of his genealogy, tracing five generations of family history to his great-great-grandparents. His father, John G. Drake (1921-1945) was born in Cleveland, Ohio. He worked as as firefighter for the city of Brooklyn, Ohio, and also served in World War II for twelve months in the Pacific Theater of Operation. John G. Drake married Margaret Mary Flanagan (1920-1993), who was also born in Cleveland and who worked as a factory worker in Norfolk, Virginia. Her grandmother Anna Noonan (1868-1952) came from Flagmount, County Clare, Ireland. Drake's maternal grandmother, Richard E. White (1859-1927) worked as a Cleveland policeman and died as a result of a motorcycle accident. The collection consists of correspondence, the Flanagan family genealogy, the White family genealogy, two newspaper articles, and three photographs. 
 Call #:  MS 4900 
 Extent:  0.20 linear feet (1 container) 
 Subjects:  Drake, Timothy A. -- Family -- History -- Sources. | Drake family -- History -- Sources. | Flanagan family -- History -- Sources. | White family -- History -- Sources. | Noonan family -- History -- Sources. | Connors family -- History -- Sources. | Irish Americans -- History -- 19th century. | Irish Americans -- History -- 20th century. | Irish Americans -- History -- 21st century. | Irish Americans -- Ohio -- Cleveland -- History -- 19th century. | Irish Americans -- Ohio -- Cleveland -- History -- 20th century. | Irish Americans -- History -- Sources. | Irish Americans -- Ohio -- Cleveland -- History -- Sources. | Irish Americans -- Archives. | World War, 1939-1945 -- Participation, Irish Americans. | Ireland -- Emigration and immigration. | United States -- Emigration and immigration.
 
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