Category Archives: 1916 Rising

A Brave New World: Harry and Meghan’s First Year in America

Title: A Brave New World: Harry and Meghan’s First Year in America Author: R.S. Locke Publisher: Medium Source: https://royalsuitor.medium.com/a-brave-new-world-harry-and-meghans-first-year-in-america-8f3fc54df7d The Internet, Online, 25/2/2021 Sample Text: The year 2020 was a reckoning. A reckoning for a world faced with what Prince … Continue reading

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Camden Fort Meagher 1916 Celebrations

Camden Fort Meagher is a coastal defence fortification close to Crosshaven, County Cork, Ireland. It is a prime location to watch ships passing through Cork Harbour, the second largest natural harbour in the world. It’s name:  Camden Fort Meagher is … Continue reading

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History Ireland

Title:History Ireland: Ireland’s History Magazine Editor: Tommy Graham Full Text & Source:http://www.historyireland.com/ The Internet, Online, 29/3/2015 Sample Text: History Ireland magazine has now been in production for nearly 20 years. Since 2004 it has been going from strength to strength, … Continue reading

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Proclamation of Independence – ROI

IRISHMEN AND IRISHWOMEN: In the name of God and of the dead generations from which she receives her old tradition of nationhood, Ireland, through us, summons her children to her flag and strikes for her freedom. Having organised and trained … Continue reading

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Ireland – A Nation Once Again

  A Nation Once Again By Thomas Osbourne Davis When boyhood’s fire was in my blood I read of ancient freemen, For Greece and Rome who bravely stood, Three hundred men and three men; And then I prayed I yet … Continue reading

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Easter 1916 -2016 Ireland 100 Years A Republic

Grace By The Dubliners Grace: Lyrics As we gather in the chapel here in old Kilmainham Jail I think about these past few weeks, oh will they say we’ve failed From our schooldays they have told us we must yearn … Continue reading

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Changed Utterly: Ireland and the Easter Rising

Title: Changed Utterly: Ireland and the Easter Rising Author: Ireland, Trinity College Dublin :Library Full Text & Source:https://www.tcd.ie/Library/1916/ The Internet, Online, 14/3/2016 Sample Text: Welcome to Changed Utterly – Ireland and the Easter Rising. Over the next year we will … Continue reading

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1916 Press Cuttings

Title: 1916 Press Cuttings Author: Ireland, Bureau Of Military History Full Text & Source: http://www.bureauofmilitaryhistory.ie/1916presscuttings.html The Internet, Online, 14/3/2016 Sample Text: A sample from the BMH Contemporary Documents collection: a book of press cuttings from 1916 – BMH CD 5/9 … Continue reading

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Easter 1916 By W B Yeats

I I have met them at close of day Coming with vivid faces From counter or desk among grey Eighteenth-century houses. I have passed with a nod of the head Or polite meaningless words, Or have lingered awhile and said … Continue reading

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Easter 1916

Title: Easter 1916 Author: Griffith College Dublin Full Text & Source: http://www.easter1916.ie/ The Internet, Online, 12/3/2016 Sample Text: The 1916 Easter Rising and the War of Independence that followed transformed the political landscape in Ireland. You can explore the events … Continue reading

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1916 Rising Postcards

Title: 1916 Rising Postcards Author: UCD Full Text & Source: http://digital.ucd.ie/view/ucdlib:38376 The Internet, Online, 12/3/2016 Sample Text: Abstract: Part of UCD Library’s Curran Collection, most of these postcards were published in 1916 in the immediate aftermath of the Insurrection. They … Continue reading

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The GPO in 1916

Title:The GPO in 1916 Author: An Post Full Text & Source: http://www.anpost.ie/AnPost/History+and+Heritage/History/1916+Rising/ The Internet, Online, 11/3/2016 Sample Text: Besides its architectural significance and role as the headquarters of the Irish Post Office, Dublin’s GPO holds a place of particular symbolic … Continue reading

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The Women Of 1916

Title:The Women Of 1916 Author: Richmond Barracks And Dublin City Council Full Text & Source: http://www.richmondbarracks.ie/women-1916/ The Internet, Online, 11/3/2016 Sample Text: The Women of 1916 and the Irish Revolution Revolutions are frequently thought of as the realm of men, … Continue reading

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RTE: Reflecting The Rising

Title: Explore 1916 Author: RTE Full Text & Source: http://1916.rte.ie/explore-1916 The Internet, Online, 11/3/2016 Sample Text: Explore 1916 Explore our interactive map and watch and listen to personal accounts from men and women who lived through Easter 1916.

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Letters Of 1916

Title: Letters Of 1916 Author: Maynooth University & An Foras Feasta Full Text & Source: http://letters1916.maynoothuniversity.ie/ Sample Text: The Letters of 1916 project is the first public humanities project in Ireland. It is creating a crowd-sourced digital collection of letters … Continue reading

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The Executed Leaders of the 1916 Rising

Title: The Executed Leaders of the 1916 Rising Author: Dept of the Taoiseach, Ireland Full Text & Source: http://www.taoiseach.gov.ie/eng/Historical_Information/1916_Commemorations/The_Executed_Leaders_of_the_1916_Risin The Internet, Online, 10/3/2016 Sample Text Leagan Gaeilge (Read In Irish) Seven Signatories: Éamonn Ceannt: Born in Galway in 1881, prior … Continue reading

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The 1916 Rising : Personalities and Perspectives – An Online Exhibition

Title: W.B. Yeats and the Irish Literary Revival Author: National Library Of Ireland Full Text & Source: http://www.nli.ie/1916/pdf/3.4.3.pdf The Internet, Online, 9/11/2016 Sample Text: W.B. Yeats and the Irish Literary Revival. The movement contributed to a sense of national identity, … Continue reading

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The Easter Rising 1916 – Fergal Keane Documentary

Abstract: The story of the Easter Rising and how it changed public opinion when the leaders became martyrs when they were executed by the British forces.

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The 1916 Easter Rising

Title: The 1916 Easter Rising Author: History Learning Site (UK) Full Text & Source: http://www.historylearningsite.co.uk/1916_easter_rising.htm The Internet, Online, 4/4/2015 Sample Text: The Easter Uprising took place in April 1916 in Dublin and is one of the pivotal events in modern … Continue reading

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Easter 1916 By William Butler Yeats & Commentary By Ange Mlinko

1 I have met them at close of day Coming with vivid faces From counter or desk among grey Eighteenth-century houses. I have passed with a nod of the head Or polite meaningless words, Or have lingered awhile and said … Continue reading

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