Nurse Elizabeth O’Farrell accompanied Patrick Pearse when he surrendered to the British at the end of the Easter Rising, but her feet are often airbrushed out, symbolic of how the contribution of Irish women have been written out of our history
In an attempt to help their families, anyway they can, these children who live in horribly poor conditions resort to gathering firewood and other materials from this obliterated and dangerous building site in the Easter Rising.
Margaret Skinnider served as a scout, despatch-rider, sniper and raider. She told of hair-raising experiences as she served Commandant Michael Mallin near Grafton Street, during the 1916 Easter Rising in Dublin.
A rare photograph of Enniscorthy Irish Volunteers taken prior to their surrender during the 1916 Rising. Inscribed in pencil on mount, 'Enniscorthy May Included in the portrait is Volunteer commander Robert Brennan and other Volunteers.