Celtic cross on silver chain

A celtic cross on silver chain, originally belonging to Margaret Parr (née Madden). Margaret was the wife of Liam Parr, who was born in Kilmainham, but moved to Stockport, Manchester, in 1911, aged 19. Margaret was a member of the Gaelic League, and performed in Gaelic League pro

Curated Collection--The Rising and Beyond | Ireland--History--Easter Rising, 1916 | Paramilitary forces--Irish Volunteers

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Celtic Brooch

A celtic brooch, originally belonging to Liam Parr. Raised in Kilmainham, Dublin, Parr moved to Stockport, Manchester, in 1911, aged 19. Liam's wife Margaret was a member of the Gaelic League, and performed in Gaelic League productions in Stockport, including 'The Maid of the Mou

Curated Collection--The Rising and Beyond | Ireland--History--Easter Rising, 1916 | Paramilitary forces--Irish Volunteers

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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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Postcard

Postcard from C.Thomas to Miss Carrothers in Enniskillen, telling her about the week of the Easter Rising.

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

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Photograph Patrick Nevin

Photograph of Patrick Nevin at the time of the 50th Anniversay commemorations of the 1916 Rising. He is pictured wearing his medals.

Curated Collection--Dublin Collection Day Dec. 09 2015 | Internment camps | Paramilitary forces

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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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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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Postcard from Thomas Ashe to Thomas Peppard

Postcard from Thomas Ashe to Thomas Peppard, writing about canvassing in Clare. The front of the postcard features a picture. of the Cliffs of Moher.

Ireland--History--Easter Rising, 1916 | Curated Collection--Impact of the Rising | Curated Collection--Leaders of the Rising

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'Nation Honors Men of 1916', Irish Independent, 1966

On Monday, 11 April, 1966, Irish Independent dedicated its first page to mark the parade honoring the men of 1916, and included special 32 page supplement to commemorate the Golden Jubilee of the Rising.

Ireland--History--Easter Rising, 1916 | Curated Collection--Remembering the Rising | Anniversaries

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Volunteer Force Certificate of Service

Certificate of Service issued to Peter Murray, who served in the Volunteer Force, at Portobello barracks in 1940s.

Ireland--History--Easter Rising, 1916 | Curated Collection--Remembering the Rising | Paramilitary forces--Irish Volunteers

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Mobilisation Orders Irish Volunteers

Typewritten orders for drills to be carried out by the Irish Volunteers in April 1915, signed by Thomas MacDonagh. The drill centres on North County Dublin, with operations in Finglas, Santry Village, the Naul and Ashtown as well as Ashbourne, Meath.

MacDonagh, Thomas (1878–1916) | Ireland--History--Easter Rising, 1916 | Curated Collection--Dublin Collection Day Oct. 31 2015

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Orders for Irish Volunteer City Companies

Typed orders issued to cyclists and cycle scouts with the Irish Volunteers to attend field work in Lusk.

Ireland--History--Easter Rising, 1916 | Curated Collection--Dublin Collection Day Oct. 31 2015 | Paramilitary forces--Irish Volunteers

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