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Letter from Maud Gonne McBride dated 8 June 1939, to President Douglas Hyde, thanking him for his kind invitation to a garden party at Áras an Uachtaráin. She regrets she cannot attend because of the 'horrid coercion act' which he is about to sign.



Letter from Maud Gonne McBride dated 8 June 1939, to President Douglas Hyde, thanking him for his kind invitation to a garden party at Áras an Uachtaráin. She regrets she cannot attend because of the ‘horrid coercion act’ which he is about to sign.

(NAI, Office of the Secretary to the President, PRES 1/P 499)
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