Identity Statement for William Magennis
- Reference code: IE UCDA LA47
- Title: Papers of William Magennis
- Dates: 1928–38
- Level of description: Item
- Extent: 10pp
W.A. Magennis was Professor of Metaphysics in University College Dublin during the 1930s and the 1940s.
Two letters from unidentified correspondents to W.A. Magennis: one from 3 Herbert Street, Dublin, Magennis’ own address (27 September 1928, 4pp), mainly concerning the inadequacy of court sittings, in particular the Circuit Court; one incomplete (3pp, beginning missing) concerning the treatment of child development in a book loaned by Magennis. One letter from Ethel Mulvany, Dublin Literary Society, to Magennis, president of the Society (13 February 1938, 2pp) enclosing a note from Dorothy Macardle explaining that she is unable to speak to the Society (9 February 1938, 1p).