There were many unsung heroes of the 1916 Rising. The courageous Nurse Elizabeth O’Farrell, for example, who risked her life to carry Pearse’s flag of truce along Moore Street, and then took his surrender note, under heavy fire, to the remaining Volunteer garrisons. 670 more words
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Event: Sunlight & Shadow – Book Launch, Talk and Concert
Where: Pearse Museum, St. Enda’s Park, Rathfarnham, Dublin 16
When: Saturday 22nd April 2017 7.30pm – 9.30pm… 111 more words
Event: Book launch – Sisters of the Revolutionaries: The Story of Margaret and Mary Brigid Pearse” by Teresa and Mary Louise O’Donnell.
Guest Speaker: Mr Brian Crowley, Curator of the Pearse Museum. 24 more words