"Sinn Fein Rebellion Handbook, Easter, 1916. A Complete and Connected Narrative of the Rising, with Detailed Accounts of the Fighting at all Points.The Easter Rising of 1916 was another traumatic event in Irish history which helps to illustrate the connection between history and song. This exhibition pairs a magazine publication of a year later devoted exclusively to the Rising with a later songbook devoted to the songs of 1916."
Street Scenes of Ireland From the Late 19th and Early 20th Centuries
Grafton Street Nassau Street Nurse on Merrion Square St Stephen’s Green Grafton Street Grafton Street Young man on Merrion Square 51 Grafton Street Bray seafront Earlsfort Terrace (Photos by J.J. Clarke/National Library of Ireland, via Retronaut)
Dublin's trams in the early 20th century
Good images on the journal about the old Dublin tram lines Here’s how Dublin was served by trams over 100 years ago A little snippet of history...
Cumann na mBan
Translated as the Women’s League, Cumann na mBan was originally formed as an auxiliary formation to complement the Irish Volunteers. Cumann na mBan was officially founded on the 5th April 1914 at a…