- Which of the professions are represented in the collection?
There is a small collection of objects relating to dentistry and medicine, as well as some legal papers.
- What areas of Irish commercial activity are being sought by the Museum for the collection?
The Museum is most interested in collecting tobacco related objects; product packaging; objects relating to mills and milling; and mart and co-op related objects.
- Where can I find information about a specific business or shop?
Though the Museum has a small quantity of shop ledgers, invoices and receipts, the National Archives is the main repository of the paper-based resources used for such research. The National Library holds a large range of commercial and trades directories from the 20th Century, and an extensive collection of local histories.