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Ireland up to Civil War

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Sinéad de Valera, also known as Sinéad Ní Fhlannagáin & Sinéad Bean de Valera June 1878 - 7 Jan was the wife of the Irish republican leader and third President of Ireland, Éamon de Valera. Ireland 1916, Love Ireland, Irish Independence, Irish Republican Army, Easter Rising, Irish People, Erin Go Bragh, Michael Collins, Irish American

Sinéad de Valera, also known as Sinéad Ní Fhlannagáin and Sinéad Bean de Valera (3 June 1878 - 7 January 1975), was the wife of the Irish republican leader and third President of Ireland, Éamon de Valera.

Eamon de Valera (centre) strongly opposed the 1922 Anglo-Irish Treaty that brought about the partition of Ireland Anglo Irish Treaty, Ireland 1916, Irish Independence, Irish Republican Army, Easter Rising, Irish People, Protest Posters, Michael Collins, Irish Celtic

The Cabinet Papers | Irish independence

Potent Catholic nationalism prompted the Home Rule Act of 1914, and led to the Easter rising of 1916 after which Sinn Fein became radicalised under Arthur Griffith and Eamon de Valera and the IRA was expanded under Michael Collins. Resentment of British rule in Ireland was furthered by conscription. Sinn Fein eclipsed the Irish Party in 1918 elections and set up the Dail Eireann in 1919. Lord Curzon approved measures to suppress rebellion in1920. British Auxiliary forces shot dead 14 people…

A British soldier stands guard outside the burnt out GPO after the 1916 Easter Rising in Dublin Ireland Ireland Pictures, Images Of Ireland, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Amazing Pictures, Ireland 1916, Dublin Ireland, Sean Mcdermott, Kilmainham Gaol

The 1916 Easter Rising in Dublin and Sean McDermott

Sean McDermott was one of the leaders of the 1916 Easter Rising. This was a week long battle that took place in Dublin Ireland in order to free the Irish people from hundreds of years of British rule. Sean MacDermott was executed in Kilmainham Jail and buried at Arbour Hill.

Armed anti-Treaty members of the Irish Republican Army (IRA) in Grafton Street, Dublin during the Irish Civil War. (Photo by Walshe/Getty Images). Photo b/w, history, city view. Ireland Pictures, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Ireland 1916, Irish Independence, Irish Republican Army, Grafton Street, Rare Historical Photos, British History

Armed anti-Treaty members of the Irish Republican Army in Grafton...

Armed anti-Treaty members of the Irish Republican Army in Grafton Street, Dublin during the Irish Civil War.

General Michael Collins (on armoured car) leading National Army troops into Portobello Barracks. The barracks would be renamed after one of the Irregular leaders killed in the Civil War, Charles Burgess (Cathel Brugha) Dublin Ireland, Ireland 1916, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Irish Republican Brotherhood, Irish Independence, Erin Go Bragh, Michael Collins, Ireland Homes

Michael Collins, known as the 'Big Fella', entering Portobella...

Michael Collins, known as the 'Big Fella', entering Portobella Barracks on an armoured vehicle during the Irish Civil war.

Edward (Ned) Daly an Irish Republican, mostly known for his role in the Easter Rising of Ireland 1916, Ireland Map, Ireland Homes, Roisin Dubh, Irish Independence, Easter Rising, Erin Go Bragh, Michael Collins, Irish Roots

Eamonn Ceannt, an Irish Republican, mostly known for his role in the Easter…

June Relatives of Republicans visiting the prisoners through the wire at the Richmond Barracks,The Irish rebellion began on Easter Monday April 1916 when the Irish rebels attempted to gain control of public buildings in Dublin. Stock Pictures, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Free Photos, Ireland 1916, Dublin Ireland, Wexford Ireland, Easter Rising, Irish American

War and Conflict, Politics, Dublin, Ireland, The Easter Uprising,...

War and Conflict, Politics, Dublin, Ireland, The Easter Uprising, pic: June 1916, Relatives of Republicans visiting the prisoners through the wire at the Richmond Barracks,The Irish rebellion began...

May A party of Sinn Feiners, including a bearded old man, marched away under escort, The Irish rebellion began on Easter Monday April 1916 when the Irish rebels attempted to gain control of public buildings in Dublin, but they were doomed to failure Ireland 1916, Dublin Ireland, Northern Ireland Troubles, Irish Independence, Easter Rising, World Conflicts, Erin Go Bragh, Michael Collins, Ireland Homes

War and Conflict, Politics, Dublin, Ireland, The Easter Uprising,...

War and Conflict, Politics, Dublin, Ireland, The Easter Uprising, pic: May 1916, A party of Sinn Feiners, including a bearded old man, marched away under escort, The Irish rebellion began on Easter...

Leaders of the 1916 Easter Rising: Michael O'Hanrahan. was an Irish rebel who was executed for his active role in the 1916 Easter Rising. Ireland 1916, Irish Independence, Best Of Ireland, Easter Rising, Michael Collins, Ireland Homes, Irish Roots, Irish Blessing, Irish Celtic

Leaders of the 1916 Easter Rising: Michael O'Hanrahan

Michael O'Hanrahan (Micheál Ó hAnnrachain, 1877 – 4 May 1916) is another one of the 1916 Leaders who is not universally known. He was born in New Ross, Coun…

Lieutenant Michael Malone led sixteen Volunteers from “C” company, battalion towards Mount Street Bridge, a key crossing point into Dublin city. Their orders: to prevent British reinforcements from entering Dublin City Ireland 1916, Irish Independence, Liverpool Docks, Misty Dawn, Easter Rising, Southern Ireland, Michael Collins, Corner House, Irish Celtic

“…shot through the head leading a rush on a fortified corner house”

A nice piece this, an eyewitness account from Captain A.A Dickson of the Sherwood Foresters. It, and other accounts like it, are available in ‘True World War I Stories’ published by Rob…

A Daimler-Guinness Type 2 Armoured Lorry at the junction of Sackville Street and Bachelors Walk, Dublin, during the Easter Rising, April The O'Connell monument can be seen in the background. Get premium, high resolution news photos at Getty Images Ireland 1916, Dublin Ireland, Army Vehicles, Armored Vehicles, Irish Republican Army, Dublin Street, Easter Rising, British Army, Old Photos

A Daimler-Guinness Type 2 Armoured Lorry at the junction of Sackville...

A Daimler-Guinness Type 2 Armoured Lorry at the junction of Sackville Street and Bachelors Walk, Dublin, during the Easter Rising, April 1916. The O'Connell monument can be seen in the background.

This mural replaced one of Billy Wright, and is at Clounagh in Portadown. George Best played for Manchester United and Northern Ireland in his time. Northern Irish, Northern Ireland, Belfast, Manchester United Legends, Ireland Pictures, City Of God, In His Time, Ireland Homes, James Joyce

George Best Mural, Portadown

This mural replaced one of Billy Wright, and is at Clounagh in Portadown. George Best played for Manchester United and Northern Ireland in his time.

Communications between Michael Collins, Eamon de Valera and others involved in the negotiations are now available on Kindle and iPad. England Ireland, Ireland 1916, Anglo Irish Treaty, Irish Free State, Dh Lawrence, Irish Images, Erin Go Bragh, Michael Collins, Irish Eyes

The British Empire reached an accord with the Irish revolutionary group Sinn Fein and Ireland was to become a free state - Eamon De Valera and his party on the Irish boat at Holyhead (L-R) R C Barton,Eamon De Valera, Count Plunkett, Arthur Griffiths and Austin Stack - 12 July 1921.