The collection consists of Duke's correspondence and papers as Chief Secretary for Ireland.
Papers of Henry Duke, 1st Baron Merrivale
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 161 Dep. b. 242, c. 714-17
- Dates of Creation1915-19
- Language of MaterialEnglish.
- Physical Description5 shelfmarks
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Henry Duke, 1st Baron Merrivale (1855-1939) was Chief Secretary for Ireland, 1916-18. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.
Conditions Governing Access
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The papers were deposited in the Library in 1986.
Collection level description created by Emily Tarrant, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.
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