Easter Rising 1916

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Irish Rebels occupying the Dublin General Post Office during the Easter Rising, 1916 one of only two known photos Old Pictures, Old Photos, Ireland Pictures, Ireland 1916, Dublin Ireland, Irish Independence, Irish Republican Army, Easter Rising, Michael Collins

Irish Rebels occupying the Dublin General Post Office during the Easter Rising, 1916 #IrishHistory

"Freedom's Martyrs Members of the Irish Women Workers' Union on the steps of Liberty Hall. Their board reads: "Freedom's Martyrs: Members of the Irish Women Workers' Union who suffered terms of imprisonment in the cause of Labour". Easter Rising, Workers Union, Erin Go Bragh, Irish Eyes, Women In History, Local History, Family History, Old Photos, Celtic

Helena Molony, la dama del sindicalismo irlandés.

Mujeres de 1916: Helena Moloney* (1884-1967) . Una tarde cualquiera de Dublín, una joven de 19 años escucha a una apasionada Maud Gonne dando un discurso pro-nacionalista en las cercanías de Custom House. De esa impresión adolescente nació el compromiso de vida de Helena Moloney con la independencia de su país y la liberación de…

Interior of Clery's, eastside of Sackville Street, May 17 - Digital Repository of Ireland Ireland 1916, Dublin Ireland, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Irish Republican Army, Dublin Street, Easter Rising, Picts, St Patricks Day

Interior of Clery's, eastside of Sackville Street, May 17 [1916].

Ruined buildings in Dublin after 1916 Easter Rising

April 1916 - Easter Rising - 1916.    Home Rule was delayed with the outbreak of the First World War. Frustrated at the pace of political reform some 340 volunteers and 47 ICA members, led by Connolly and Pearse, stormed the GPO, read the Proclamation while 118 ICA took over the Royal College of Surgeons and 43 to Dublin Castle.    The Easter Rebellion lasted less than a week and fifteen of the leaders, including Connolly, were executed and public opinion was revolted. Ireland 1916, Political Reform, Easter Rising, The Proclamation, Dublin Castle, Public Opinion, The Republic, First World, Old Photos

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1916 Easter Rising Ireland Saoirse Irish Freedom Tri Color Flag Rebel Poster Erin Go Braugh, Easter Rising, Leprechaun, Travel Posters, Rebel, Yup, Imagination, Irish, Ireland

1916 Easter Rising Ireland Saoirse Irish Freedom Tri Color Flag Rebel Poster

Visit Dublin - Re-enactments and Orations Dublin Tourist Attractions, Easter Rising, Visit Dublin, Erin Go Bragh, Celtic Culture, The Orator, Emerald Isle, The Fool, Cemetery

“The Fools, the Fools, the Fools! – they have left us our Fenian dead – And while Ireland holds these graves, Ireland unfree shall never be at peace.” This Friday 15th March sees the start of our Re-enactments of the famous oration delivered by Padraig Pearse at O’Donovan Rossa’s grave, everyday then on at 2.30pm.

Roger Casement: gay Irish martyr or victim of a British forgery? Pentonville Prison, Roger Casement, Congo Free State, Easter Rising, Erin Go Bragh, British Government, King George, Dublin Ireland, British History

In 1911, Roger Casement knelt before King George V and was knighted for his humanitarian work. Five years later, he was hanged for treason at London's Pentonville prison and his naked body thrown into an open grave. The knight who had served the British Empire with distinction had become a fervent Irish nationalist.