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Reporting the Rising: Press Coverage of Easter 1916 | Century Ireland

Reporting the Rising: Press Coverage of Easter 1916 | Century Ireland

As seen all across Ireland - in all public buildings! Add genuine authenticity to your pub with these solid brass door signs. Each measure 5 inches across.

As seen all across Ireland - in all public buildings! Add genuine authenticity to your pub with these solid brass door signs. Each measure 5 inches across.

How Ireland’s Great Hunger was depicted in the media at the time Cahir O'Doherty @randomirish April 23,2015 01:14 AM

How Ireland’s Great Hunger was depicted in the media at the time Cahir O'Doherty @randomirish April 23,2015 01:14 AM

Irish Proverbs - Be kind to those that meet you as you rise; you may pass them again as you fall.

Irish Proverbs - Be kind to those that meet you as you rise; you may pass them again as you fall.

Sinn Féin - Arthur Griffith helped found the Sinn Féin movement in 1905, following the emergence of a more militant nationalist spirit in Ireland. Its name ‘Ourselves’ indicated an emphasis on economic and cultural self-sufficiency, as well as political independence.  It was widely held responsible in both Britain & Ireland for the Easter Rising, though as an organisation it had not participated. In the December 1918 general election, Sinn Féin won 73 of the 103 Irish seats.

Sinn Féin - Arthur Griffith helped found the Sinn Féin movement in 1905, following the emergence of a more militant nationalist spirit in Ireland. Its name ‘Ourselves’ indicated an emphasis on economic and cultural self-sufficiency, as well as political independence. It was widely held responsible in both Britain & Ireland for the Easter Rising, though as an organisation it had not participated. In the December 1918 general election, Sinn Féin won 73 of the 103 Irish seats.

14 year old girl from the Claddagh wearing traditional Claddagh dress. Galway, Ireland, 26th May 1913

14 year old girl from the Claddagh wearing traditional Claddagh dress. Galway, Ireland, 26th May 1913

Irish Americans in New York | ... On Stereotyping Irish Soldiers’ | Irish in the American Civil War

Irish Americans in New York | ... On Stereotyping Irish Soldiers’ | Irish in the American Civil War

Maeve.Queen of Connaght. by jimfitzpatrick Queen Maeve or Medb is one of the main protagonists of the early Irish legend Táin Bó Cúailnge. It is also associated with the fairy queen Queen Mab of Irish and English legend.

Maeve.Queen of Connaght. by jimfitzpatrick Queen Maeve or Medb is one of the main protagonists of the early Irish legend Táin Bó Cúailnge. It is also associated with the fairy queen Queen Mab of Irish and English legend.

An ancient Greek image of the Emerald Isle was the basis of all cartography to come.

An ancient Greek image of the Emerald Isle was the basis of all cartography to come.

vintage everyday: Street Scenes in Ireland from between 1890-1910.St Stephen’s Green

vintage everyday: Street Scenes in Ireland from between 1890-1910.St Stephen’s Green

Irish Potato Famine - all because the British shipped food, grain, etc to other countries to make money, starving the Irish people who not rich.

Irish Potato Famine - all because the British shipped food, grain, etc to other countries to make money, starving the Irish people who not rich.