McCarthy, Justin, 1830-1912
- Existence: 1830 - 1912
Justin McCarthy (1830-1912), Irish nationalist and Liberal historian, novelist, and politician; a Member of Parliament from 1879 to 1900.
Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:
Quotation from his A History of Our Own Times, holograph manuscript, signed, with an envelope addressed to Edwin Ashworth, postmarked Jul 21, 1895; and a signature clipped from a document, n.d.
Accompanied by a facsimile signature, two printed portraits, and four clippings relating to McCarthy.
The papers consist of correspondence and other papers relating to nineteenth century socialism in England and the United States. Included are two literary manuscripts by William Riley entitled Literary Cranks by One of Them and Radical Jack; copies of periodicals edited by Riley; and letters from Walter Besant, Edward Everett Hale, Rudyard Kipling, Justin McCarthy, Karl Marx, William Rossetti and John Ruskin.