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BUTT, ISAAC 1813-1879


Butt's correspondence, mainly on Home Rule, with some other papers.

NLI, MSS. 8686-8713,10415, 13257.

Notes and original papers collected for a life of Butt. NLI, MSS. 830-832, 12167-12168, 13150-13151.

A letter book of the Home Rule League, containing many let­ters from Butt to various correspondents, 1873-1878. PRONI

Two Latin orations, 1834. Trinity College, Dublin.


WILLIAM JOSEPH O 'NEILL DAUNT, seven letters, 1873-1874. NLI, MS. 10507.

GEORGE DELANEY, 19 letters, 1876-1879. NLI, MS. 10512.

BENJAMIN DISRAELI, Earl of Beaconsfield, 13 letters, 1848-1851. Disraeli papers, NRA 0842.

WILLIAM EWART GLADSTONE, nine letters, 1834-1877. BL Add. MSS. 44354-44455.

SIR MICHAEL HICKS-BEACH, 16 letters, 1876-1879. St Aldwyn papers, Gloucestershire RO

SIR STAFFORD NORTHCOTE, three letters, 1878-1879. BL Add. MS. 50040.

HENRY JOHN TEMPLE, 3rd Viscount Palmerston, three letters, 1857-1862.

Broadlands papers, NRA 12889.

Printed Material

TERENCE DE VERE WHITE, The Road of Excess ( Dublin, 1946).

DAVID THORNELY, Isaac Butt and Home Rule ( London, 1964).

ODNB ; Boase I 502 ; ESS III 126.

Portraits: see Thornely and White (above).