Subfonds LIS - Irish College, Lisbon

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Irish College, Lisbon


  • 1590-1754 (Creation)

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15 items & 10 photographs

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Deposited at the Irish Jesuit Archives from Irish Jesuit Provincialate.

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The Irish Jesuit College at Lisbon was established in 1590.
Two bound volumes relating to the Irish College, Lisbon concern the foundation of the college, accounts, custom book and statutes. Analysis of the documents relating to the Irish College, Lisbon by Fr Francis Finegan SJ (1909-2011).

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The Irish Jesuit Archives are open only to bona fide researchers. Access by advance appointment. Further details: [email protected]

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No material may be reproduced without the written permission of the Archivist. Copyright restrictions apply. Photocopying is not available. Digital photography is at the discretion of the Archivist.

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Fenning, Hugh OP. ‘Irishmen ordained at Lisbon’, 1587-1850, Collectanea Hibernica, nos. 31-37 (1989-1995).

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Gonçalves da Costa, M. (ed.), ‘Fontes inéditas portuguesas para a história de Irlanda’ Braga, (1981).

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O'Connell, Patricia. ‘The Irish College at Lisbon 1590-1834’. Dublin: Four Courts Press, 2001.

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‘Alunos do colégio de São Patricio’ (Archivum Romanum Societatis Iesu, Lusitania 44).

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2000; 2020




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