Revis Barber and Denis Bellamy Papers

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Biographical information about Alderman Revis Barber (1895-1965) and Denis Bellamy (1894-1964), consisting of the following photocopies: speech by Revis Barber, biographical notes and interview with Denis Bellamy, and biographies by Joyce Bellamy of Denis Bellamy and Revis Barber (the latter published in the Dictionary of Labour Biography, Vol. 5).

Administrative / Biographical History

Joyce Margaret Bellamy was a Senior Research Officer at the University of Hull and one of the editors of the Dictionary of Labour Biography. Her father, Denis Bellamy, and Revis Barber were governors of the Bradford Technical College. Denis Bellamy and Revis Barber were commemorated in the naming of halls of residence at the University.

Conditions Governing Access

Available to all researchers, by appointment.

Acquisition Information

Donated to the University by Joyce M. Bellamy in 1979


In English

Other Finding Aids

Unpublished handlist

Conditions Governing Use

All rights held by Joyce M. Bellamy. Copies may be supplied or produced at the discretion of Special Collections staff, subject to copyright law and the condition of the originals. Applications for permission to make published use of any material should be directed to the Special Collections Librarian in the first instance.