Pat McCarthy on a girl called Valera

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Title

Pat McCarthy on a girl called Valera

Subject

Pat McCarthy recalls how the family wished for their child to be christened Valerie and how the local priest opposed this.

Description

Excerpt from an oral history project where the narrator reflects on the power of the Catholic Church and how the father of one family was adamant that his daughter would be named Valera despite protestations.

Creator

Cork Folklore Project

Source

CFP_SRXXXX

Publisher

Cork Folklore Project

Date

Mid twentieth century

Contributor

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Rights

Copyright Cork Folklore Project

Relation

Eventually this will be a link to the Omeka catalogue entry.

Format

Mp3 or Ogg for excerpts.

Language

English

Type

Audio

Identifier

SR_XXXXX

Coverage

Excerpt from an oral history project

Files

Citation

Cork Folklore Project, “Pat McCarthy on a girl called Valera,” My cms, accessed June 25, 2018, http://storiesofplace.org/items/show/49.

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