Type/Formats:
Text — Letter
Contributors:
Bourke, John V. — Bacon, John W.
Abstract:
Letter from the office of J.W. Bacon, secretary and bursar, University College Dublin, stating that a scheme to be prepared by The O’Rahilly still needs to be submitted to the UCD Governing Body.
Type/Formats:
Text — Letter
Contributors:
Bourke, John V. — Bacon, John W.
Abstract:
Letter from John W. Bacon, secretary and bursar, University College Dublin, Earlsfort Terrace, to John V. Bourke stating that the Governing Body has decided to postpone consideration of a letter submitted to them by Bourke concerning the proposed memorial to Kevin Barry. [ … ]
Type/Formats:
Text — Letter
Contributors:
Bourke, John V. — Forbes, Tadhg
Abstract:
Manuscript letter concerning the trustees of the Kevin Barry Memorial Fund, the inception of the fund and the reluctance of University College Dublin officials to approve the construction of a memorial dedicated to Kevin Barry. [ … ]
Date:
1910
Type/Formats:
Physical objects — Realia
Publisher:
UCD Library, University College Dublin
Contributor:
Barry, Kevin, 1902-1920
Abstract:
Blue and white athletic suit (Belvedere colours).
Type/Formats:
Text — Records (documents)
Contributor:
National University of Ireland. Convocation
Abstract:
Document from The National University of Ireland Convocation detailing the Order of Business for 9 February 1932; including a proposal by John V. Bourke concerning the unnecessary delay on the part of the Governing Body of University College Dublin in granting permission for a memorial dedicated to... [ … ]
Type/Formats:
Text — Records (documents)
Contributor:
National University of Ireland. Convocation
Abstract:
Document from The National University of Ireland Convocation detailing the Order of Business for 8 March 1932. Among the proposals are two made by John V. Bourke. One of Bourke’s proposals repeats his objection to the unnecessary delay on the part of the Governing Body of University College Dublin... [ … ]
Date:
1910
Type/Formats:
Physical objects — Realia
Contributor:
Barry, Kevin, 1902-1920
Abstract:
Green school cap of Belvedere College.
Type/Formats:
Text — Letter
Contributors:
Bourke, John V. — Corcoran, Timothy Joseph, 1872-1943
Abstract:
Manuscript letter from Dr T. Corcoran, 35 Lower Leeson Street, Dublin, to John V. Bourke in response to enquiries from Bourke concerning consideration by the UCD Governing Body of proposals for the erection of a memorial dedicated to Kevin Barry. He suggests possible courses of action for Bourke to... [ … ]
Type/Formats:
Text — Letter
Contributor:
Kevin Barry Memorial Committee
Abstract:
Circular letter published by the UCD Students’ Representative Council concerning the work of the Kevin Barry Memorial Committee and delays experienced in gaining formal approval for the project from the UCD authorities. [ … ]
Type/Formats:
Text — Letter
Contributors:
Bourke, John V. — Bacon, John W.
Abstract:
Letter from the office of J.W. Bacon, secretary and bursar, University College Dublin, to John V. Bourke stating that the Governing Body has postponed discussion of the proposal for a memorial.
Type/Formats:
Text — Letter
Contributors:
Bourke, John V. — Egan, M. F. (Michael Francis), 1875-1961
Abstract:
Brief manuscript note from [Reverend] M.F. Egan, 35 Lower Leeson Street, Dublin. He is regretfully unable to attend the unveiling ceremony. He mentions offering mass for Kevin Barry minutes after his execution. [ … ]
Type/Formats:
Text — Letter
Contributor:
Bourke, John V.
Abstract:
Manuscript letter from [I.F. McInerney or I.F. Tierney ], University College Dublin, to Bourke responding to a letter he received from the committee on 4 September 1932 and apologising for remarks he made on the subject of the memorial which were published in the Irish Independent. [ … ]
Type/Formats:
Text — Book
Contributors:
Barry, Kevin, 1902-1920 — Brooke, Stopford Augustus, 1832-1916
Abstract:
School book entitled English Literature by S A Brooke.
Type/Formats:
Text — Book
Contributors:
Barry, Kevin, 1902-1920 — Witt, (Henriette Elizabeth), Madame de, 1829-1908
Abstract:
School book entitled Histoire d'un Chien by Mme de Witt, inscribed 'Kevin G Barry, St Mary's Rathmines'.
Type/Formats:
Text — Letter
Contributors:
Bourke, John V. — Mangan, Kevin
Abstract:
Letter from Kevin Mangan, Richmond Avenue, Milltown, to Bourke advising that he may not be able to attend the next meeting of the committee but stating his strong belief in choosing a theme or central idea to guide the selection of designs for the individual panels within the stained glass window. [ … ]
Type/Formats:
Text — Letter
Contributors:
Bourke, John V. — Harry Clarke Studios — Simmonds, Charles B.
Abstract:
Letter from C.B. Simmonds, manager, Harry Clarke Stained Glass Limited, to Bourke, The National University, 49 Merrion Square. He will not be attending the unveiling ceremony but other representatives from the company will be present. He is arranging for the window to be draped and will give his... [ … ]
Type/Formats:
Text — Letter
Contributors:
Bourke, John V. — O'Rahilly, Richard, 1903-1984
Abstract:
Manuscript letter from Ua Rathghaille, 40 Herbert Park, Dublin, informing Bourke of his inability to attend a meeting of the committee and commenting on the suggestion that the committee should provide photographs of the stained glass window to subscribers. He feels this would be too costly. [ … ]
Dates:
1927-12-04-1928-03 — 1927-12-04
Type/Formats:
Text — Minutes (records)
Contributor:
Kevin Barry Memorial Committee
Abstract:
Loose sheet featuring manuscript notes on decisions made by the Kevin Barry Memorial Committee relating to the adoption of an unspecified report by the committee and the election of members to the committee for the period 4 December 1927–19 March 1928. The reverse of the page also features a list... [ … ]
Date:
1927
Type/Formats:
Text — Minutes (records)
Contributor:
Kevin Barry Memorial Committee
Abstract:
Manuscript notes on decisions made by the committee at a meeting held in Earlsfort Terrace on 13 March [1927 or 1928]. The notes discuss attempts to obtain permission to erect a water font in University Church or to hold an annual memorial mass for Kevin Barry. It also refers to suggestions to... [ … ]
Type/Formats:
Text — Letter
Contributors:
Bourke, John V. — Murphy, Thomas, 1915-1997
Abstract:
Letter from Thomas Murphy, President of University College Dublin, to John V. Bourke responding to enquiries made by Bourke regarding the possibility of transferring the Kevin Barry Memorial stained glass window from Earlsfort Terrace, the former main campus of UCD, to Belfield, the current main... [ … ]
Type/Formats:
Text — Interview
Abstract:
Text of an interview with an unidentified member of the Students’ Representative Council involved in the establishment of the original fund for a memorial which commenced shortly after the execution of Kevin Barry in 1920. The interview addresses questions relating to the history of the fund, how... [ … ]
Dates:
1930-1934 — 1930
Type/Formats:
Text — Clippings
Publisher:
UCD Library, University College Dublin
Abstract:
News-cutting regarding efforts to have a memorial erected to Barry at UCD on the anniversary of his death, and the eventual unveiling (1 November 1934) of a stained glass tribute to him designed by the Harry Clarke Studios. [ … ]
Type/Formats:
Text — Letter
Contributors:
Bourke, John V. — Fay, William P.
Abstract:
Manuscript letter concerning a final report from the Kevin Barry Committee including the price estimate received for the stained glass window, attempts made to seek official approval from the Governing Body of University College Dublin, possible sites for the window and the history of the project. [ … ]
Type/Formats:
Text — Letter
Contributors:
Kevin Barry Memorial Committee — Donovan, Patrick
Abstract:
Manuscript letter from Patrick Donovan, 83 Wellington Road, Dublin, former president of the Students’ Representative Council of University College Dublin, written in response to queries posed by a member of the committee, concerning the purpose of the memorial fund, attempts to erect the memorial... [ … ]