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Diary of Michael Davitt. DN 43, 1900: folios 1 to 15, plus cover Public Deposited

Diary of Michael Davitt. DN 43, 1900: folios 1 to 15, plus cover

Alternative title
  • Diary of Michael Davitt: the Boer War. Volume 4, 1900
Shelf Mark/Reference Number
  • IE TCD MS 9573
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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
  • created 1900
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Abstract
  • IE TCD MS 9573 is a diary kept by Michael Davitt, labelled as ‘Vol:4’ and ‘Private and confidential’ on the front cover. Davitt intended to use these notes for the purposes of writing a book on the Boer War and letters to the Freeman’s Journal (see MS notes on folio 1). This section includes folios 1 to 15, entries dated 9-12 May 1900, plus cover.
Collection title
  • Papers of Michael Davitt
Provenance
  • Davitt, Cahir, Donor
  • The Davitt papers, originally collected by Davitt's widow, Mary, 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 His arrangement and catalogue remain in use but aspects of his numbering have been superceded.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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  • pencils (drawing and writing equipment)
  • ink
Support
  • paper (fiber product)
Culture
  • Irish
Digital Object Id
  • MS9573_001
Source
  • 0152159

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