Uniform of Alice Cashel, Cumann na mBan

Uniform coat or tunic, Cumann na mBan, 1916 period. As worn by the donor Miss Alice Cashel. Alice Cashel was a member of the Cork Branch of Sinn Fein and a founding member, with Annie McSwiney, of the Cork Cumann na mBan, before the Irish Volunteers were established there.

Cashel, Alice (1878-1958) | Paramilitary forces--Cumann na mBan | Feminism and Nationalism