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Comrades - By Eva Gore Booth

Here we have a poem by Eva Gore Booth, sister of the stalwart Irish rebel, Constance Markievicz who fought bravely in the Easter Rising of 1916. 64 more words

Poetry

Kilmainham Gaol

I confess that prior to coming to Ireland, my limited knowledge of Irish history consisted of only the great Irish potato famine in the mid 19th century that caused the massive influx or Irish immigrants in the east coast. 368 more words

Signatories To The Proclamation

The seven signatories to the Proclamation of Irish Independence (not in order shown here) on a field of the flags of the four provinces: Thomas J. 24 more words

London-/Derry

Seven Signatories

Draft for a new version of the seven signatories of the Proclamation, replacing the previous version.

Bishop Street, Derry.

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Copyright © 2001 Peter Moloney

CNR

UCD Archives Document of the Month: July 17

UCD Archives July ‘Document(s) of the Month’ 

Letter by Harry Boland, HM Prison Lewes June 1917

UCD Archives curates significant material across its collections concerning the aftermath of the 1916 Rising. 98 more words

UCD Library

Roger Casement-Irish Hero and the Congo

Roger Casement was born in Sandycove, County Dublin in September 1864 and raised in Ballycastle County Antrim following the death of his parents..

between 1911 and shortly before his execution for treason, when he was stripped of his knighthood and other honours, was an Irish-born civil servant who worked for the British Foreign Office as a diplomat, and later became a humanitarian activist, Irish nationalist, and poet. 662 more words

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