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Modern history of Ireland

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Michael Collins was the last President of the Irish Republican Brotherhood… Michael Collins, Irish Republican Brotherhood, Irish Republican Army, Ireland 1916, Ireland Map, Irish Independence, Irish People, Erin Go Bragh, Irish Culture

Michael Collins

Irish nationalist and politician. Born Woodfield, County Cork. He moved to London with his sister, spending over nine years there. An activist in the Sinn Féin movement, he was imprisoned in 1916 for his part in the Easter rebellion. He was partly responsible for negotiating the treaty that created the Irish Free State in 1922. When his colleague Éamon de Valera insisted on a fully-independent republic, civil war broke out between the two factions. Collins became head of the provisional Free…

Rare photo of the "Irish Republic" flag flying from the GPO during the 1916 Easter Rising Ireland 1916, Dublin Ireland, Erin Go Braugh, Irish Independence, Easter Rising, Dublin City, National Museum, Rare Photos, Irish Roots

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“"For the first time in 700 years the flag of a free Ireland floats triumphantly in Dublin City." #EasterRising”

Mary Gibney who fought in the GPO Irish American, American Girl, Irish Independence, Die Revolution, Easter Rising, Irish News, Erin Go Bragh, Michael Collins, Brave Women

Meet the brave female rebels who took part in the 1916 Rising

Contemporary accounts show up to 90 women took part in the rebellion of Easter 1916

Dora Maguire was a young mother in Dublin during the Irish War of Independence in 1920 Ireland 1916, Dublin Ireland, Ireland Travel, Irish American, American History, American Women, American Indians, American Art, Native American

My Grandparents Lived in Slum Tenements in Dublin, Ireland

Memories of my grandmother and her family living in Dublin during the Irish War of Independence and the 1916 Easter Rising. How as an ordinary family living in tenement rooms in Dublin they got on with raising their family as best they could from 1907 to 1960.

Located Near Russell Court Hotel, Dublin Castle (Irish: Caisleán Bhaile Átha Cliath) is a major Irish government complex, conference centre, and tourist attraction. It is located off Dame Street in Dublin, Ireland. Dublin Street, Dublin City, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Irish Independence, Dublin Hotels, Dublin Castle, Photo Engraving

Changing of the Guard?

Taken at Dublin Castle. If you recognise regiments, ceremony, anything at all really, please let us know… Date: Circa 1905?? NLI Ref.: L_ROY_06809

Grace Plunkett photographed six weeks after her wedding to Joseph Plunkett in Kilmainham Gaol. Joseph Mary Plunkett was one of the leaders of the 1916 Irish Uprising, and was executed in May, Love Letter To Her, Irish Free State, Irish Independence, Kilmainham Gaol, Sci Fi Novels, Erin Go Bragh, Michael Collins, Cat People, Great Women

Blackcat-Whitecat Style

By CJ Schepers My true name is Dóchas and I will tell you what I know. You see, I came here to help Grace Gifford, wed in prison in the Earth year of 1916, while armed guards watched. The lovers were forbidden to touch or speak except for their vows. Then, shortly after, the groom was taken outside and shot. “Traitor,”

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ORIGINAL NEWSPAPER FROM THE EASTER RISING 1916: SIR ROGER CASEMENT TRIAL

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Life of Maeve de Markievicz daughter of Constance Gore-Booth and Casimir Markievicz, from Sligo's history, heritage and folklore specialist Joe McGowan in Sligo Ireland Images Of Ireland, Film Images, Professional Painters, Irish Girls, Suffragette, Irish Blessing, Married Men, Old Women, Celtic

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“Maeve de Markievicz, daughter of Countess Markievicz #CountessMarkievicz #DaughterofErin #Ireland”

Éirí Amach na Cásca 1916 – The Birth of a Nation! Ireland 1916, Kilmainham Gaol, Tom Clark, Easter Rising, Erin Go Bragh, Michael Collins, Celtic Fc, Irish Eyes, Modern History

Éirí Amach na Cásca 1916 – The Birth of a Nation!

The Easter Rising took place in April 1916 in Dublin and is one of the pivotal events in modern Irish History. At the end of the Easter Rising, 14 men identified as leaders were executed at Kilmain…