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Jacob’s Biscuit Factory talk Friday 24 August Louth County Archives Service

1pm – 2pm | Friday 24 August 

Lunchtime talk by exhibition curator Wendy Williams on ‘Jacob’s Biscuit Factory & Dublin: An Assorted History’ with kind permission of Dublin City Library & Archive (DCLA). Parking on Ardee Road.

The talk will draw on the vast Jacob Biscuit Factory Archives held at DCLA. In the first decades of the 20thC biscuits made by workers in the Bishop Street factory of W & R Jacob & Co graced tables from Bombay to Buenos Aires. This talk looks at many aspects of Jacob’s 160 year business legacy from the origins of the names of the biscuits to welfare provisions for the people who made them. The exhibition was curated by DCLA, and funded by Dublin City Council Decade of Commemoration.

Admission & Booking:
Admission Free
Access & Parking
Not suitable for Children under 12 Wheelchair Access (Partial) Car Parking Available

Contact Details

Louth Co Archives Service | Old Gaol | Ardee Rd | Dundalk | Co. Louth|  A91 PY17

+353 42 9324358 |

archive@louthcoco.ie

Jacob’s Biscuit Factory talk Friday 24 August Louth County Archives Service

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