These are some of the collections held by the KAS library:

American Committee for Relief in Ireland

Description Letters and statements of appeal to the American Committee for Relief in Ireland, 1921-22 from Irish people whose property was damaged during the War of Indepedence.
Collection no. IE KAS Q005
no. of items 86
year(s) 1921-22

Flood Estate Papers

Description  Estate valuations; tenants’ ledgers; correspondence; relating to the 4,000 acre Kilkenny estates of the Hanford Flood family.
Collection no.  IE KAS Q010
no. of items  ledgers (6) + correspondence (444 items)
year(s)  1897-1926

Hackett Family Collection

Description  Hackett family photographs and a 1950s radio script by Florence Hackett.
Collection no.  IE KAS Q028
no. of items  1 photo album; 1 script; 4 notes.
year(s)  1890-1987

Lá na mban 1918

Description Signatures, in a handwritten ledger, of about 1000 Kilkenny women who signed an anti-conscription pledge organised by Cumann na mBan in 1918. The financial accounts of customers with Danville Dairy occur in the same volume.
Collection no.  IE KAS Q030
no. of items  1 MS ledger
year(s)  1918 + 1935-1936

Patrick Burke Collection

Description Letter from Patrick Burke, Wakefield Prison, Yorkshire, to his wife Kate Burke at Kilkenny. 5 May 1916
Collection no.  IE KAS Q023
no. of items  1 folio
year(s)  1916