- IE IJA SC/GALW/4/6
- March - August 1969
Part of Jesuit Colleges in Ireland
File of material related to the Jesuit response to the lack of housing provision in Galway for vulnerable groups in society such as the aged. Includes newspapers articles from The Connacht Tribune and Connacht Sentinel written by or quoting Jesuits, in relation to housing in Galway, ’No house should be held by one: Five priests plead for the aged poor’ (Connacht Sentinel, 13 May 1969) and ‘Flats for the Aged of Galway’ by Fr Charles O’ Connor SJ. (The Connacht Tribune, 8 August 1969); correspondence between Fr Charles O’ Connor and various individuals on the subject of housing for the aged including Brendan Holland, Hollands'; P. J. Watters, Town Clerk, Galway; The Mayor of Galway; Bobby Molly, T.D.; the editor of the Connacht Sentinel.
O’Connor, Charles E, 1920-2014, Jesuit priest