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1916 Rising Board

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There is a bullet hole in the breast of this "Courage", a sculpture in Dublin, is from the 1916 Easter Rising. She is a monument to Daniel O'Connell in O'Connell Street, Dublin. Holding a snake, she symbolises O'Connell's courage. Alexander Calder, Louise Bourgeois, Daniel O'connell, Easter Rising, Irish Eyes Are Smiling, Erin Go Bragh, Angels Among Us, Angel Statues, Emerald Isle

Dec 31, 09 - One of 4 bronze winged victories beneath a statue of O'Connell (twice life-size) standing on a pedestal, part of the monument (1866-83) 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. She's one of 4 Victories, the other 3 represent patriotism, eloquence and fidelity. "The monument is a prominent meeting place and is colloquially known as 'The Angels'."…

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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.

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Courtyard in Kilmainham Gaol Dublin, Ireland where leaders of a free Republic were executed following Bloody Sunday 1916

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This Day in History: Apr 24, 1916: Easter Rebellion begins

On this day in 1916, on Easter Monday in Dublin, the Irish Republican Brotherhood, a secret organization of Irish nationalists led by Patrick Pearse, launches the so-called Easter Rebellion, an armed uprising against British rule. Assisted by militant Irish socialists under James Connolly, Pearse and his fellow Republicans rioted and attacked British provincial government headquarters across Dublin and seized the Irish capital's General Post Office. Following these successes, they proclaimed…

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History - 1916 Easter Rising - Gallery - Image 5

BBC history site with a Gallery of pictures from the 1916 Easter Rising

President John F Kennedy at Arbour Hill Memorial Park in 1963 Ireland. The 1916 Easter Rising leaders are executed and buried in Dublin. JFK visits Arbour Hill on 28 June in Stoneybatter Dublin 7 and lays a wreath. Ireland 1916, Dublin Ireland, Irish Republican Brotherhood, Easter Rising, The Ira, The Proclamation, Irish Blessing, Irish Eyes, John F Kennedy

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 Arbour Hill Memorial Park in Stoneybatter Dublin Ireland in The Leaders of the Easter Rising are buried here. Ireland 1916, Dublin Ireland, Ireland Map, Irish Sea, Irish Celtic, Easter Rising, Images Of Ireland, Irish People, Irish Eyes Are Smiling

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.

A view from inside Patrick Pearse's study at St. Enda's School (An Scoil Éanna) in Rathfarnham, South Dublin.  To the left of the mantle is the likeness of brother Willie. The Pearse family taught and maintained the school and grounds, including sisters Margaret and Mary Brigid, Willie, and their mother Mrs. Margaret Brady Pearse.  The projector on the left wall shelf was an addition to the school by request of Willie (if I remember correctly).  One of Pearse's nationalist heroes and… Wall Shelves, Shelf, Easter Rising, Erin Go Bragh, November 2013, Mantle, Dublin, Ireland, Brother

A view from inside Patrick Pearse's study at St. Enda's School (An Scoil Éanna) in Rathfarnham, South Dublin. To the left of the mantle is the likeness of brother Willie. The Pearse family taught and maintained the school and grounds, including sisters Margaret and Mary Brigid, Willie, and their mother Mrs. Margaret Brady Pearse. The projector on the left wall shelf was an addition to the school by request of Willie (if I remember correctly). One of Pearse's nationalist heroes and…

Irish Times front page describing the events of Easter week, and incorrectly labeled (as is/was commonly done) as the Sinn Féin Rebellion. The photographs of the seven signatories of the Proclamation are included. The Proclamation, Irish Times, The Seven, Man Cave, Ireland, Photographs, Lord, Easter, Events

Irish Times front page describing the events of Easter week, 1916, and incorrectly labeled (as is/was commonly done) as the Sinn Féin Rebellion. The photographs of the seven signatories of the Proclamation are included.

The Rising. A film about the 1916 Easter Rising in Ireland. It centres on the life of Seán MacDiarmada (Colin Morgan), the hero to Michael Collins and mastermind of the Easter Rising. Irish Movies, New Movies, Colin Morgan, Sean Mcdermott, Letter For Him, Read Letters, Michael Collins, New Friendship, Social Media Pages

COLIN MORGAN reads letter for his new Irish movie about 1916 Easter Rising

It’s official. COLIN MORGAN to star in lead role of Irish Rebellion Movie. THE RISING is the first feature film to tell the story of the 1916 Easter Rising a...