The Local Studies Department is located at Ballinamore Library.
The collection includes:
A wide variety of books relating to Leitrim in whole or in part, together with titles by Leitrim authors.
Ardagh & Clonmacnois Antiquarian Society Journal
Map collection includes first edition of Ordnance Survey (1837), Larkins Map (1817) and various later editions of Ordnance Survey maps.
Newspapers - Leitrim
All known and surviving Leitrim Newspapers are available on microfilm or in bound volumes.
Leitrim Observer : 1904 - 1920, 1923 to date
Leitrim Journal : 1850 - 1872
Leitrim Advertiser : 1867 - 1916, 1921 - 1924
Leitrim News : 1971
Leitrim Leader : 1950 - 1952
Leitrim Gazette : 1858 - 1867
Roscommon & Leitrim Gazette : 1822 - 1850
Longford/Leitrim Weekender : 1994
Roscommon Herald : 1914 - 1922
Newspapers from 1822 - 1905 have a searchable index.
To SEARCH the Leitrim Local Studies Database CLICK HERE
Main Street, Ballinamore, County Leitrim.
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