Memories of 5th October 1968 in Derry, by Hilary Reeve (story details)

Memories of 5th October 1968 in Derry, by Hilary Reeve (story details) Deposited

Story Title: Memories of 5th October 1968 in Derry

Collection: Reeve, Hilary. (individual)
Organisation: Individual Story-Tellers (individual)

A personal account of some of the events surrounding the Derry March in Derry on 5th October 1968.

This is a single personal account by Hilary Reeve of the events she witnessed in Derry on 5th October 1968 when the Derry March was stopped by the Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC) (the police) on Duke Street.

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Title
Memories of 5th October 1968 in Derry, by Hilary Reeve (story details)
Description
A personal account of some of the events surrounding the Derry March in Derry on 5th October 1968.
Creator
Hilary Reeve
Publisher
Accounts of the Conflict, INCORE, University of Ulster
Date
2012
Format
Text; PDF file
Language
English
Coverage
5 October 1968; Duke Street, Derry, Northern Ireland
CAIN Key Event: Derry March (5 October 1968)
CAIN Organisation Abstract: RUC
PRONI Records on CAIN: Derry March
NAI Records on CAIN: Derry March
CAIN Bibliography: Key Texts
Story Title
Memories of 5th October 1968 in Derry
Story Available
Yes
Story Format
Text
Story Source
Accounts of the Conflict archive
Interviewee Surname
Reeve
Interviewee Forename(s)
Hilary
Interviewee Gender
Female
Birth Country
Northern Ireland
Status
Civilian
Full Content
Yes
Web Version
Yes
Published Format
Document
Original Format
Microsoft Word 97 - 2003 Document (.doc)
Archive Format
Adobe Systems Portable Document Format (PDF) File (.pdf) produced using Adobe Acrobat X Pro
Web Format
PDF
Story Abstract
This is a single personal account by Hilary Reeve of the events she witnessed in Derry on 5th October 1968 when the Derry March was stopped by the Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC) (the police) on Duke Street.
Themes/Topics Mentioned
Civil Protest; Civil Rights; Policing
Dates Mentioned
5 October 1968 [1960s]
Events Mentioned
Derry March (5 October 1968)
Places Mentioned
Duke Street, Waterside, Derry, Northern Ireland
Organisations Mentioned
Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC)

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Title
Reeve, Hilary. (individual)
Description
Hilary Reeve witnessed the events surrounding the Derry March on 5th October 1968. She first provided her account of that day to CAIN in 2012. In March 2014 she agreed that her written story could be added to the Accounts of the Conflict archive.
Creator
Hilary Reeve.
Subject
Personal account of the events in Derry on 5th October 1968.
Publisher
Accounts of the Conflict
Date
2012
Rights
Copyright Hilary Reeve
Nature
Individual
Stories Collected
1
Stories Deposited
1

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Title
Individual Story-Tellers (individual)
Description
A collection of stories made up of single stories provided by individuals.
Creator
The named individual story-tellers.
Subject
Stories / personal accounts about the Northern Ireland conflict.
Publisher
Accounts of the Conflict, INCORE, University of Ulster
Date
2014-

Citation

Hilary Reeve. (2012). Memories of 5th October 1968 in Derry. Accounts of the Conflict, INCORE, University of Ulster.
Accounts of the Conflict; Accessed: 8 December 2021 <http://accounts.ulster.ac.uk/repo24/items/show/2071>

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