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First minute book of the Historical Society Public Deposited

First minute book of the Historical Society

Alternative title
  • Historical Club minutes (Edmund Burke secretary), 1747
  • The proceedings of the Club
Shelf Mark/Reference Number
  • IE TCD MUN SOC HIST/81
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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.
Publisher location
  • [Dublin, Ireland]
Publisher
Date Created
  • 1747
Physical extent
  • 158 numbered pages, as follows: i-ii, 1-25, 25-155
Language
Abstract
  • IE TCD MUN SOC HIST/81 is the first minute book of Trinity College Dublin’s Historical Society (’The Hist’), containing minutes dating from 21 April to 10 July 1747, and headed 'The Proceedings of the Club'. ('Burke minute book'). Includes details of the Society’s laws, signed by William Dennis, Edmund Burke, Andrew Buck, Joseph Hamilton, Richard Shackleton, and Abraham Ardesoif. Paged as follows: i-ii, 1-25, 25-155; where the second iteration of page 25 is a unique page, and whose image is labelled here as 25[a]. There is an edition by Arthur Burefoy I Samuels, in 'The early life correspondence and writings of the Rt Hon Edmund Burke LLD' (Cambridge: U. P.,1923) pp. 225-295, with seven plates. See the Manuscripts & Archives Research Library's catalogue entry here: https://manuscripts.catalogue.tcd.ie/CalmView/Record.aspx?src=CalmView.Catalog&id=IE+TCD+MUN+SOC+HIST%2f81
Collection title
  • Archives of Trinity College Dublin
Sub Fonds
  • TCD Archives: The Historical Club
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Medium
  • ink
Support
  • leather
  • paper (fiber product)
Culture
  • Irish
Digital Object Id
  • MUN-HIST-SOC-81_001
Source
  • 0152355

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