UCD Archives Document of the Month: September 2017

Irish nationalist and poet Roger Casement was born on this day in 1864. To commemorate this occasion, UCD Archives are highlighting some of the material related to him. The series of correspondence below concerns disclosures made by Kevin McDonnell to Eamon De Valera in January 1966 about the fabrication of the Casement diaries – the Black Diaries – and whom McDonnell believes forged them.

See more on the UCD Archives website.

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UCDA P150/3608 Papers of Eamon De Valera. reproduced by kind permission of UCD-OFM Partnership.
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