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Final Report of the Kevin Barry Memorial Committee for the Session 1929–30

Abstract: Manuscript report of the Kevin Barry Memorial Committee discussing the proposed memorial to be dedicated to Kevin Barry in University College Dublin, 14 October 1930. The report features a brief description of the history of the decision to create a memorial dedicated to Kevin Barry and the other students and graduates of University College Dublin who lost their lives during the struggle for independence. The report discusses the inception of the project and its development during the period 1920–30, beginning with a meeting of the Students’ Representative Council on 2 November 1920, in the immediate aftermath of the execution of Kevin Barry. It also refers to the finances of the memorial fund, the committee’s attempts at fund raising, members of the committee and the decision regarding what form the memorial should take. The report has been signed by the members of the committee including William P. Fay, Kevin Mangan, Patricia Browner, John V. Bourke and John Kent.

In collection Papers of the Kevin Barry Memorial Committee

Origin information
Dublin, Ireland
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Physical description
11 p. on 11 leaves
33 x 21 cm
Physical description: The versos of the leaves are blank and were therefore not scanned.
Condition: Small hole in top left corner. Water stains on some leaves. Bottom right corners torn.
Annual reports   linked data (lcgft)
Barry, Kevin, 1902-1920 --Monuments
Kevin Barry Memorial Committee --Finance
Kevin Barry Memorial Window (Dublin, Ireland)
Kevin Barry Memorial Committee --History
UCD Archives . P278/108
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"Final Report of the Kevin Barry Memorial Committee for the Session 1929–30," held by UCD Archives. © Kevin Barry Memorial Committee. Digital content: © University College Dublin, published by UCD Library, University College Dublin <>

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Descriptions created by staff of UCD Library, University College Dublin based on UCD Archives finding aid. — Metadata creation date: 2015-03-26

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