Fonds BC127 - Barry Papers

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ZA UCT BC127

Title

Barry Papers

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  • 1876-1902 (Creation)

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20 items

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Biographical history

Mr Justice Sir Jacob Dirk Barry (1832-1905), was Judge-President of the Eastern Districts Division of the Supreme Court and a brother-in-law of John X Merriman.

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Letters, letter-copybooks and documents concerning the career and associates of Mr Justice Barry, incl. two letters by Sir Michael Hicks Beach, Colonial Secretary, forwarding his letters patent of knighthood, 1878; various legal documents relating to his career as Judge-President, Eastern Districts Division of the Supreme Court. His pocket diaries for the years 1876-1902. Letters concerning the South African War, three volumes i.a. by his son and by John X Merriman. Letters to and from JX Merriman.

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No restrictions apply

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  • English

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Dates of creation revision deletion

2013

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  • English

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