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Explore digital exhibitions curated by Special Collections staff and Queen's academics. The creation of exhibitions to accompany our unique collections is an ongoing process and new exhibitions will be added regularly. 

Robert Hart and his family in Ireland.

Sir Robert Hart 1835-1911

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Denis Hempson playing the Irish harp.

The Edward Bunting Collection

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Anatomical profile of head representing Samuel Simms Exhibition.

Samuel Simms Medical Texts

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Page from a Children's book from the Thyne Reid Australian Collection.

Children's Literature & Education

19th Century Ireland and Australia

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Three women and a man sitting around a table chatting.19th century. Somerville painting.

Somerville & Ross: A Lasting Legacy

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Group of children in an alley in 19th century Belfast, many barefoot.

Surviving the City

Poverty and Public Health in Belfast, 1888-1914

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Mrs Elizabeth Hamilton

Ireland and the Colonies

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Lalla Rookh.

The Tales and Travels of Lalla Rookh

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Portrait of Thomas Moore.

Moore's Irish Melodies in Europe

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