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Diary of Michael Davitt. DN 25, 1893 Public Deposited

Diary of Michael Davitt. DN 25, 1893

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  • IE TCD MS 9554
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  • 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
  • created 1893
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Abstract
  • Diary of Michael Davitt. DN 25, 1893; a ‘Collins’ Handy Diary’, one day per page, printed by William Collins, Sons, & Co. Ltd, London and Glasgow, for the year 1893. Entries for the most part are centred around issues pertaining to elections, the Home Rule cause, and Davitt’s own bankruptcy proceedings. Many pages are blank, including large date ranges from 1 January to 23 March, and 30 July to 2 October 1893. Inserted at the front is a small photograph of two of Davitt’s children, a son and a daughter.
Collection title
  • Papers of Michael Davitt
Series title
  • Michael Davitt: Diaries and Notebooks, 1877-1906
Provenance
  • 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 His arrangement and catalogue remain in use but aspects of his numbering have been superceded.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).
  • Davitt, Cahir, Donor
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  • ink
  • pencils (drawing and writing equipment)
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  • paper (fiber product)
Culture
  • Irish
Digital Object Id
  • MS9554_001
Source
  • 0148551