Malcolm MacDonald and Anglo-Irish relations, 1935-38

Scope and Content

An M.A. thesis for the National University of Ireland, University College, Dublin, 319 pages. The thesis is accompanied by a letter from McMahon at Churchill College, Cambridge, to Malcolm MacDonald, 29 September 1975, enclosing the thesis.

Administrative / Biographical History

Deirdre McMahon (b. 1953) was a scholar of Churchill College, Cambridge. She wrote 'Republicans and imperialists: Anglo-Irish relations in the 1930s' (New Haven & London, 1984).

Access Information

Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (

Acquisition Information

Purchased from Howes Bookshop, 1982. The thesis was formerly part of Malcolm MacDonald's library.


Includes index.

Other Finding Aids

Case A72

MSS Addenda, vol. I.

A catalogue of the collection can be found on ArchiveSearch.

Related Material

The R.C.S. Manuscripts Collection includes biographical material (RCMS 41) and a thesis (RCMS 43) concerning Malcolm MacDonald.

Additional Information

This collection level description was created by RAS using information from the original typescript catalogue.

McMahon, Deirdre, b 1953