Irish history

Collection by Rory Mchugh

11 
Pins

Micheal Collins so on...

Today is the anniversary of the death of Irish revolutionary leader Michael Collins. On August Collins was shot and killed while fighting for freedom during the Irish Civil War. Check out his family tree on Geni! Irish Republican Army, Belfast City, Dublin City, Irish Pride, Celtic Pride, Historia Universal, Erin Go Bragh, Michael Collins, Irish American

Michael Collins (Irish leader) - Wikipedia

Michael Collins ("The Big Fella") A leader of the Irish Rebellion. Director of Intelligence during the rebellion and later led the Irish Delegation in negotiations with the British to enact the Anglo-Irish Peace Treaty. Assassinated in 1922 during the Irish Civil War - he was 32 years old.

An Irishman looking through a bullet-riddled window pane during the Irish Civil War. Dublin, Photo by Walter Doughty. Lost Scribes : Makes me think of Shandor Rei Ireland 1916, Dublin Ireland, Window View, Window Panes, Irish American, Photo D Art, Through The Window, Irish Men, Old Photos

Picturesofwar.net

Find Cash Advance, Debt Consolidation and more at Picturesofwar.net. Get the best of Insurance or Free Credit Report, browse our section on Cell Phones or learn about Life Insurance. Picturesofwar.net is the site for Cash Advance.

Free state soldiers in the Irish Civil War Ireland 1916, England Ireland, Dublin Ireland, World Conflicts, Michael Collins, Maxime, Fun World, The Republic, World History

Stock Photography, Royalty-Free Photos & The Latest News Pictures

Find high resolution royalty-free images, editorial stock photos, vector art, video footage clips and stock music licensing at the richest image search photo library online.

Daily Bread in the Irish Civil War Unsure whether this bread van was being guarded or raided, or whether the boy with the rifle was just passing by.Date: Circa 1922 History Images, Art History, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Antique Photos, Irish Free State, Rare Historical Photos, Pub Design

Daily Bread in the Irish Civil War

Unsure whether this bread van was being guarded or raided, or whether the boy with the rifle was just passing by... Date: Circa 1922 NLI Ref.: HOG11

Two of the thirteen Rolls-Royce Armored Cars of the Irish Free State’s National Army, photographed during the Irish Civil War: “The Big Fella” and “The Fighting Rolls Royce, Celtic Signs, Irish Free State, Irish Independence, Easter Rising, Steampunk, History Online, Irish Celtic, Armored Vehicles

The Big Fella and The Fighting 2nd

2 of 13 armoured cars given by the British government to the National Army during the Irish Civil War. They were built on a Rolls-Royce chassis, and were armed with a .303 Vickers machine gun. The Fighting 2nd still shows 1043 CK, its British registration. Like the rest of these cars, it was later given an ARR (Armoured Rolls-Royce) no. by the National Army, in this case ARR3, while The Big Fella was designated ARR8. Read down through the comments below for great information on armoured cars…

Eamon de Valera, M. for East Clare at the time this portrait was taken at A. Poole Photographic Studio in Waterford. Ireland 1916, Dublin Ireland, Anglo Irish Treaty, Images Of Ireland, Michael Collins, Head Of State, Irish Celtic, Fighting Irish, Photographic Studio

March 20, 1918

Eamon de Valera, M.P. for East Clare at the time this portrait was taken at A.H. Poole Photographic Studio in Waterford. Wonder if he was in Waterford to raise support, as there must have been a political vacuum since John Redmond of the Irish Parliamentary Party had died on 6 March 1918... Initially thought that de Valera was wearing a lorgnette, but most commenters below have plumped for Pince-nez... Date: Wednesday, 20 March 1918 NLI Ref.: P_WP_2753

President Éamon de Valera of Ireland & Taoiseach Irish Independence, Historia Universal, Erin Go Bragh, Michael Collins, The Republic, World History, This Man, Revolutionaries, Coventry

Éamon de Valera - Wikipedia

Éamon de Valera - Born in NYC to an Irish mother and a Cuban father, eventually became a leader in the Irish Rebellion of 1916 and later one of the first Presidents of the Republic of Ireland following the Irish Civil War. Was a staunch conservative and sternly religious figure.

Irish Nationalism and Independence Struggles.n - Irish Civil War Ireland 1916, Dublin Ireland, Irish Nationalism, Irish Independence, Irish Republican Army, Waterford Ireland, Easter Rising, Events Place, Irish Roots

The Great Escape – Nurse Linda Kearns

It’s been a good week for me as far as documentaries go. Along with the fantastic Seamus Ennis effort from RTE linked to below, TG4 has been on the ball too, with Ealú, a brilliant effort rev…