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news of Collins's death was a traumatic shock. During the Anglo- War he led the IRA and was a member of the unofficial Irish government. Ireland 1916, Irish People, Erin Go Bragh, Michael Collins, Irish Culture, Irish Roots, Irish Celtic, Irish Eyes, World History

The news of Collins's death was a traumatic shock. During the Anglo-#Irish War (1919-1921) he led the IRA and was a member of the unofficial Irish government.

Countess Markievicz played an active part in the Easter Rising of 1916 and in… Ireland 1916, Easter Rising, Erin Go Bragh, Irish Eyes Are Smiling, Irish Roots, Irish Celtic, Women In History, Famous Women, Strong Women

Countess Markievicz

Countess Markievicz played an active part in the Easter Rising of 1916 and in post-1916 Irish history. Born in 1868 as Constance Gore-Booth, Countess Markievicz was sentenced to death for her part in the Easter Uprising but had the sentence commuted to life imprisonment on account of her gender. She died in 1927. It is estimated that over 250,000 people lined the streets for her funeral.

Countess Markievicz played an active part in the Easter Rising of 1916 and in… Ireland 1916, Easter Rising, Erin Go Bragh, Irish Eyes Are Smiling, Irish Roots, Irish Celtic, Women In History, Famous Women, Strong Women

Countess Markievicz

Countess Markievicz played an active part in the Easter Rising of 1916 and in post-1916 Irish history. Born in 1868 as Constance Gore-Booth, Countess Markievicz was sentenced to death for her part in the Easter Uprising but had the sentence commuted to life imprisonment on account of her gender. She died in 1927. It is estimated that over 250,000 people lined the streets for her funeral.

The Easter Rising 1916 (real footage of aftermath). It is a part of WWI history I know very little about Ireland 1916, Dublin Ireland, Primary School Art, Easter Rising, Irish Eyes, Ares, Art Base, Emerald Isle, Modern History

The Easter Rising 1916 (real footage of aftermath)

A video about the reasons for and the results of the Easter Rising in Dublin in 1916.

IRISH HISTORY All the text and photographs below have been compiled by Derek Molyneux and his daughter Shannon. Well done to them both, they have and are doing outstanding work in remembering the 1916 Rising. Ireland 1916, England Ireland, Dublin Ireland, Then And Now Pictures, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Easter Rising, Irish Roots, Ares

British Officers pose at The Parnell Monument with the captured Irish Republic flag that was hung from the GPO during Easter Week. The flag was placed in the Imperial War Museum in London until 1966 when it was returned to mark the 50th anniversary of the Rising.

The shell of the General Post Office on Sackville Street (later O'Connell Street), Dublin, Ireland in the aftermath of the 1916 Easter Rising. (National Library of Ireland) Ireland Facts, Ireland 1916, Dublin Ireland, Easter Rising, Dublin City, Irish Celtic, Life Goes On, History Facts, Change The World

Life goes on...

The shell of the G.P.O. on Sackville Street (later O'Connell Street), Dublin in the aftermath of the 1916 Rising. Date: May? 1916 NLI Ref.: Ke 121

Irish rebels that surrendered at the end of the Easter Rising, surrounded by British Army, Dublin, 1916 Ireland 1916, Dublin Ireland, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Irish Independence, Gone Days, Easter Rising, World Conflicts, Irish Eyes

VintagePhotos (@NotableHistory)

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British troops looking into Merrion Square from the northern side of the Square. The house in the background sits on the corner of Merrion Square and Clare St. Ireland 1916, Dublin Ireland, Ireland Travel, Ireland Map, Then And Now Pictures, Old Pictures, Ireland Pictures, Easter Rising, Old Irish

British troops looking into Merrion Square from the northern side of the Square. The house in the background sits on the corner of Merrion Square and Clare St.

Burial place of the leaders of the Easter 1916 Rising, 1916 Burial Site - Arbour Hill Cemetery Ireland 1916, Dublin Ireland, Ireland Travel, Irish Independence, Kilmainham Gaol, Easter Rising, Irish Eyes Are Smiling, Ireland Homes, Irish Celtic

Graves, Tombs And Cemeteries

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Troops from The Dublin Fusiliers pass the GPO after the rising. The scene today is a lot more tranquil. Ireland 1916, Dublin Ireland, Then And Now Pictures, Old Pictures, General Post Office, Easter Rising, Ireland Homes, The Far Side, Walking Tour

Troops from The Dublin Fusiliers pass the GPO after the rising. The scene today is a lot more tranquil.

Part of O’Connell Street (the upper end, I think), central Dublin, after the Easter Rising, 1916 Ireland 1916, Dublin Ireland, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Ireland Pictures, Irish Independence, Castle Series, Easter Rising, Ares

Historical Times

Part of O'Connell Street, Dublin, after the Easter Rising, 1916

British Regulars sniping from behind a barricade of empty beer casks near the quays in Dublin during the 1916 Easter Rising Ireland 1916, Dublin Ireland, Ireland Travel, World History, World War I, History Online, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Irish Independence

British troops behind a barricade of empty beer casks, near the quays in Dublin during the Easter Rising, 1916

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