The Plough and the Stars

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Michael Collins, was an Irish revolutionary leader, Minister for Finance & Teachta Dala (TD) for Cork South in the First Dail of Director of Intelligence for the IRA, & member of the Irish delegation during the Anglo-Irish Treaty negotiations. Michael Collins, Dublin, Ireland 1916, Irish Independence, Irish Free State, Irish Republican Army, Highlands, Erin Go Bragh, Irish Eyes Are Smiling

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Michael Collins, seriously brooding over the cause of Irish independence. Suggested by potterwhoholmes

Ireland in the had great poverty & appalling housing. In Dublin City there were tenements. According to the 1911 census 634 had more than eleven people in one room. Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Pictures, Vintage Images, Erin Go Bragh, Dublin City, Irish Celtic, Irish Eyes, Slums

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Explore The Labour Party's photos on Flickr. The Labour Party has uploaded 37812 photos to Flickr.

Is there anything to eat, Ma. Children in front of a tenement in Dublin, Ireland. Ireland Travel, Dublin Ireland, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, Irish People, Slums, Historical Photos

Children in front of a tenement in Dublin, Ireland. (late 1800's or early 1900's)

Cumann na mBan, an Irish Republican women's paramilitary organisation formed in Dublin in April 1914 - knew many brave women of the Cumann na mBan.they suffered terribly for the cause.and died too. Irish American, American History, Ireland 1916, Dublin Ireland, Irish Independence, Irish Republican Army, Easter Rising, Erin Go Bragh, Michael Collins

Cumann na mBan, an Irish Republican women's paramilitary organisation formed in Dublin in April 1914

Remember being on hands & knees scrubbing & polishing linoleum floors. Also chopping wood for fire to heat water in the copper & srubbing washing on my washing board. Only cloth nappies until & they shredded when wet! So didn't bother with them. Pictures Of People, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Ireland Homes, Slums, Back In The Day, Historical Photos, Alter

A woman in Dublin Ireland tenements giving the front doorstep of her house a good scrub

Plough and the Stars, Abbey — Tom Piper – Theatre Design Design Set, Prop Design, Theatre Design, Stage Design, Theater, Fabric Backdrop, Lighting Concepts, Design Research, Stage Set

Plough and the Stars, Abbey (2010/2) — Tom Piper – Theatre Design

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We bend today over the grave of a man not more than thirty years of age, who took to himself the gospel of toil for Ireland, and of sacrifice for their good. – Dick Mulcahy at Michael Collins Funeral Old Irish, Irish Celtic, Irish Men, Irish Independence, Irish Republican Army, Irish Warrior, Scotland History, Men Are Men, Images Of Ireland

We bend today over the grave of a man not more than thirty years of age, who took to himself the gospel of toil for Ireland, and of sacrifice for their good. –Dick Mulcahy at Michael Collins Funeral

Mary Lapsley Caughey -- 1916 -- John Butler Yeats -- Irish -- -- Oil on canvas -- National Gallery of Ireland Louis Aragon, People Reading, Victorian Paintings, Irish Art, Oil Painting Reproductions, Lovers Art, Art Blog, Great Artists, Female Art

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Mary Lapsley Caughey (1916). John Butler Yeats (Irish, 1839-1922). Oil on canvas. National Gallery of Ireland. COLUMBINE’S THOUGHTS Harlequin has lovely eyes And he seems so very wise. Yet he bows him...

Old Dublin town Ireland 1916, Dublin Ireland, Ireland Travel, Ireland Pictures, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Dublin Street, Dublin City

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“Children from the tenement 1922 #Dublin http://t.co/BGJqpanXXW any details @PadraigYeates @NLIreland @dubcilib @HistIreHedge @moonunitpaul”

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, Michael Collins, Corner House, Irish Celtic, Fighting Irish

“…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 Robinson Press. While many of the tales deal with trench life, for some the first combat they would see would be street fighting in…

Inhabitants of just one of the many overcrowded slum tenements that dotted inner city Dublin Dublin City, Dublin Street, Irish Famine, Images Of Ireland, Photo Engraving, Ireland Homes, Slums, Dublin Ireland, Old Photos

Multitext - Inhabitants of just one of the many overcrowded slum tenements that dotted inner city Dublin c.1913.

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