Archive of of images from the HSE World Within Walls oral history collection, which relates the histories and memories of the St. Davnet’s Campus psychiatric hospital in Monaghan town. Images were created and donated during the course of the project and include photographs of the interior of the hospital, different buildings on the campus, objects associated with the campus, and pictures of staff. Please note that there are no images of patients as permissions could not be sourced for the few extant images.
These images are organised by theme as follows: buildings and locations; staff images; objects. Use the subject terms below to refine this large collection of audio clips by thematic area. This work has been made available under a Creative Commons licence.
The HSE World Within Walls collection aims to remember St. Davnet's history and its evolution from District Asylum in 1869, to psychiatric hospital and to its present role as a modern community mental health services campus. The full collection of interviews, images and scanned documents is archived at the Irish Qualitative Data Archive. Use the sub-collections of the World Within Walls collection to explore the different groups of items in this extensive collection.