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Dublin Music Trade website now online

Librarian and researcher Catherine Ferris has completed the first phase of a project to make the research of Brian Boydell and Barra Boydell into the Dublin Music Trade to 1900 available via the free-to-access online Dublin Music Trade searchable database.

For further information about projects funded by the trust, see our Projects page.

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