Ref NoA44/1/1/3/1
Title1969
DescriptionManuscript and typescript letters sent to members of the N.I.C.R.A during 1969 and from various individuals. Letters include a card written to Kevin Boyle from Joan [ ] with front cover featuring image of a clenched red fist with slogan 'Revolutionary Greetings' discussing some civil rights issues and mentions "is it true that you, sensible lawyer Kevin Boyle, led Jerry [ ] on a tour of the Falls Road after he came to N.I. to meet the I.R.A.?" (4 pp)
TS letter signed by Henry Hodgins and Michael Kearns, Dept of History, Deford College, London to Kevin Boyle, discussing the points made by both men in thier writing regarding the symbolism of the Irish Tricolour and also the public perception via the Press in England of the Civil Righys Movement in Northern Ireland and also of the group People's Democracy. (27 Mar 1969, 2 pp) Letter from Catherine Curtin, Secretary of National Association for Irish Justice to Frank Gogarty, Chairman, N.I.C.R.A., noting enclosure of letter (not present) from the New York State Council for Social Studies (29 Sep 1969, 1 p) Letter from R.J.Guppy, Secretary , Commission on the Constitution, London, to F[rank]. J. Gogarty, Chairman of the N.I.C.R.A., noting and enclosing a copy of press statement made by the Commission inviting written evidence 'on any matter falling within its terms of reference'. (4 Jul 1969, 2 pp) Letter in response to this written by Kevin Boyle to the Secretary of the Commission stating that the N.I.C.R.A. would like to submit evidence to the Commission on the Constitution (1 Oct 1969, 1 p) Copy of notice of weekly schedule of duties and costs incurred for James Irvine & Co. Solicitors, Belfast, to Brian M. Doyle, Dublin and referring to the case of 'District Inspector Chesney Vs. You', (29 Jul an io1969) Letter from 'Fed up Pensioner' to Kevin Boyle at N.I.C.R.A., outlining a complaint against fees and charges for solicitors, coal and bus fares. (2 Oct 1969, 1p) Letter from I.R. Wright, Cambridge Review, to Kevin Boyle, seeking an article on Ulster "to try and wake this University out of the general state of ignorence and indifference which still seems to reign in relation to the crisis." (20 Oct, 13 Nov 1969, 2 pp)
Date1969
FormatManuscript
Extent1 file, 8 items
Persons
CodePersonNameDatesParallel forms of name
DS/UK/32Boyle; Kevin (1943-2010); Human Rights activist, barrister, lecturer.1943-2010
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