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Michael Davitt: Diaries and Notebooks Public Deposited

Michael Davitt: Diaries and Notebooks

Shelf Mark/Reference Number
  • IE TCD MS 9527-9696
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Rights statement
  • Copyright The Board of Trinity College Dublin. Images are available for single-use academic application only. Publication, transmission or display is prohibited without formal written approval of the Library of Trinity College, Dublin.
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Date Created
  • start 1877
  • end 1906
Language
Abstract
  • IE TCD MS 9527-9696, Michael Davitt Diaries and Notebooks,1877-1906 is a sub-series (Series II, DN 1-62) of the the Papers of Michael Davitt collection held in the Manuscripts and Archives Research Library, Trinity College Dublin. It contains diaries and records of tours and other special occasions, notably of Davitt’s visits to Australasia in 1895, and South Africa during the Boer War in 1900. The sub-series also includes notes by Davitt of letters contributed to newspapers, and various accounts for the years 1882-1895 relating to the Land League, the general election fund for the Irish Parliamentary Party raised by Davitt in Australia, and Davitt’s own personal expenditure.
Collection title
  • Papers of Michael Davitt
Provenance
  • Davitt, Cahir, Donor
  • The Davitt papers were in the hands of Professor T.W. Moody, professor of modern history TCD and biographer of Davitt, and they were arranged, numbered and listed by him. His arrangement and catalogue remain in use but aspects of his numbering have been superceded. Additional listing done in TCD. Deposited in TCD Library in parts 31 March 1978 and 20 August 1980. Presented by Davitt's son, Judge Cahir Davitt, May 1982 and 17 June 1982 with additions later (January 1983).
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Medium
  • pencils (drawing and writing equipment)
  • ink
Support
  • photographic paper
  • paper (fiber product)
Culture
  • English
  • South African
  • Hawaiian
  • Russian
  • Samoan
  • Canadian
  • Italian
  • American
  • New Zealand
  • Irish
Digital Object Id
  • MS9554_003
Source
  • 0151461

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