What is in this guide?

This guide is an aid to researching the topic of Irish Home Rule, specifically in the Devonshire Collection Archives. It provides an overview of the subject in general and a timeline of events, as well as key individuals and themes that feature in the Devonshire Collection Archives.

The topic is spread over a number of different collections in the Devonshire Collection Archives at Chatsworth. However, this guide brings together a list of the most relevant ones that may be used when further researching the subject. The lists of collections here are a guide to where to start your search, rather than a comprehensive list of all items on the topic.

The guide is for A-level and university students; teachers; history groups and any other parties who may find an introduction to the subject of Irish Home Rule and a summary of accessible primary resources helpful.

Read the Irish Home Rule study guide. 

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