Photograph of Mary Sheldreck

Photograph of Mary Sheldreck, c. 1912. Sheldreck was a member of Cumann na mBan and died after sustaining injuries during the Rising. She was with Countess Markievicz in Stephen’s Green during the Rising.

Ireland--History--Easter Rising, 1916 | Republicanism | Markievicz, Constance Georgine (1868–1927)

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Service Medal (1917-1921)

Service medal issued by the President of Ireland to Thomas Sheldreck for his daughter Mary Sheldreck, who was a member of Cumann na mBan and died after sustaining injuries during the Rising. She was with Countess Markievicz in Stephen’s Green during the Rising.

Women Revolutionaries | Ireland--History--Easter Rising, 1916 | Republicanism

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Photograph Munitions workers Inchicore

Photograph of Elizabeth 'Queenie' Gunning with several other women, taken at a Munitions Factory, near St. Mary's Terrace in Inchicore, Dublin.

Paramilitary forces--Cumann na mBan | Curated Collection--Dublin Collection Day Dec. 09 2015 | Ireland--History--Easter Rising, 1916

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Photograph of Nora Ashe

Photograph of Nora Ashe sitting on a motorcycle, 1915 -1916.

Ireland--History--Easter Rising, 1916 | Curated Collection--Dublin Collection Day Dec. 09 2015 | Curated Collection--Women and the Rising

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First Aid book

A first aid book owned by the Tipperary branch of Cumann na mBan. The donor's mother Josephine O'Sullivan was a member. Her name and address is inscribed on the inside cover.

Paramilitary forces--Cumann na mBan | Ireland--History--Easter Rising, 1916 | Curated Collection--Dublin Collection Day Dec. 09 2015

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Medal of Service

Medal of service, framed, awarded to Josephine ('Josie') O'Sullivan for her participation in Cumann na mBann in the years around the Easter Rising. Donated by her daughter. Cumann na mBan, an Irish republican women's paramilitary organisation, was founded in response to the

Ireland--History--Easter Rising, 1916 | Women Revolutionaries | Republicanism

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Raffle Ticket

Ticket stub for an raffle to raise money for the construction of the Ashe Memorial Hall, Tralee, Co. Kerry (now Kerry County Museum).

Ireland--History--Easter Rising, 1916 | Curated Collection--Women and the Rising | Curated Collection--Dublin Collection Day Dec. 09 2015

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Medal of Service

Medal of service awarded to Nellie Kelly, who was a member of Cumann na mBan from Dun Laoghaire. In original box.

Ireland--History--Easter Rising, 1916 | Women Revolutionaries | Paramilitary forces--Cumann na mBan

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Driving Licence

Driving licence and licence renewal issued to Thomas Ashe.

Ireland--History--Easter Rising, 1916 | Curated Collection--Women and the Rising | Curated Collection--Dublin Collection Day Dec. 09 2015

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