Sinn Fein Documents

Scope and Content

2 typescript copies of one version of the Sinn Fein Oath.

Leaflet entitled German Plot. Citizens Beware referring to the arrest of Eamonn de Valera, Arthur Griffith and 71 other Sinn Fein political activists in May 1918 on suspicion of being involved in a German plot.

Administrative / Biographical History

The Irish Republican group known as Sinn Fein was founded in 1902. Gerry Adams is the current president of Sinn Fein, elected in 1983.

Consult The green flag; a history of Irish nationalism for further administrative information.


Incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts

Conditions Governing Access

Open to all users.


Description compiled by Elen Wyn Hughes, December 2002.

Other Finding Aids

An item level typescript catalogue is available at the Archives Department of the University of Wales Bangor. Reference numbers : General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts 24672, 25153, 31125

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright conditions apply. Reprographics are made at the discretion of the Archivist.

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