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My Dear Cousin

A beautifully simple tale of life - The story of a generation told through letters stretching over 50 years between two cousins in Dublin and America from 1917 to 1971.

My Dear Cousin

This is a story of life.

Told through letters stretching over 50 years between two cousins - Marie Rutledge from Dublin and her cousin in America.

The letters, which are very much a personal history of the time, are read by Ann Marie Horan and are interspersed with memories of Marie from her daughter Frances Donoghue

Produced by Celia Donoghue

Production supervision by Lorelei Harris.

An Irish radio documentary from RTÉ Radio 1, Ireland - Documentary on One - the home of Irish radio documentaries.

Documentary maker: Celia Donoghue

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