Fact-based account of the 1830s walk of a Yuchi Indian girl, author's great-great-grandmother, from Oklahoma Indian Territory back to her native Alabama
Dec 31, 09 - Part of the monument to Daniel O'Connell, Dublin
That's a bullet hole on her breast from the 1916 Easter rising. O'Connell street (specifically the General Post Office nearby) was the centre of attention, a base for the rebels and heavily shelled by the Brits. - Holding a snake she represents O'Connell's courage.
The 1916 Easter Rising in Ireland With James Connolly
James Connolly was one of the signatories of the Irish Proclamation which was declared during the 1916 Easter Rising in Dublin. James Connolly was also the founder and leader of the Irish Citizen Army.
President John F Kennedy Visited The Easter Rising Memorial Park in Ireland in 1963
President John F Kennedy visited Arbour Hill Memorial Park in Stoneybatter Dublin Ireland in 1963. The Leaders of the1916 Easter Rising are buried here.
The 1916 Easter Rising in Ireland with Joseph Plunkett and Grace Gifford
Joseph Plunkett was an Irish soldier during the 1916 Easter Rising in Dublin, Ireland. He married Grace Gifford in Jail in hours before he is executed. Joseph Plunkett was one of the leaders of the Easter Rising in 1916. They fought for Irish freedom from British rule.