Arrest notice: Gerald Fitzmaurice

Arrest notice issued for Gerald Fitzmaurice on the grounds of his membership of 'an organisation called the Irish Volunteers or an organisation called the Citizen Army, which have promoted armed insurrection against His Majesty...'

Heuston, Seán (John J.) (1891–1916) | Revolutionaries | Curated Collection--Leaders of the Rising

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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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Scheme of military organisation

General orders for the Irish Volunteers, issued by Patrick Pearse. The orders are accompanied a letter to company captains, requesting that they bring their company into conformity with the scheme. Donated by the family of Michael William O'Reilly, a captain in F Company and

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

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Military Service Pensions Act 1934, Gerald Fitzmaurice certificate of service

Certificate of service, verifying and summarising Gerald Fitzmaurice's activities during the the years 1916-1923. It cites Fitzmaurice as serving in the Irish Volunteers during the 1916 Rising, and as a member of Óglaigh na hÉireann during the War of Independence.

Ireland--History--Easter Rising, 1916 | Ireland--History--War of Independence, 1919-1921 | Paramilitary forces--Irish Volunteers

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They Remember 1916: Joseph O'Connor

Joseph O’Connor was second-in-command in Boland’s Bakery. His objective was to stop the British forces advancing towards Éamon de Valera’s position so he set up headquarters along the railway line.

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

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Witness Statement Liam Gaynor

Witness statement of Liam Gaynor (WS183), a prominent member of the No.1 Dungannon Club in Belfast, the Irish Republican Brotherhood of which he was eventually a member of the Supreme Council, and the Belfast Volunteers.

Hobson, (John) Bulmer (1883–1969) | Gaynor, Liam | Curated Collection--Communicating the Rising

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Irish Volunteers Orders

Typed orders issued to the Irish volunteers in April 1915, by T. Slater, Secretary. Handwritten below typed text: 'Next orders Monday April 12'

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

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Thomas Ashe memorial hall

Photograph of Thomas Ashe memorial hall, Tralee, Co. Kerry.

Ashe, Thomas (Tomás Ághas) (1885–1917) | Ireland--History--Easter Rising, 1916 | Curated Collection--Women and the Rising

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Easter Arrangements

Orders from Patrick Pearse to the Irish Volunteers relating to marches during Easter Week 1915. This copy of the arrangements belonged to Michael William O'Reilly, a captain in F Company.

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

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The Survivors: Cathal O'Shannon

Cathal O'Shannon recalls how James Connolly told him that a date had been fixed for the Rising. He describes here the reaction in Belfast among Volunteers when the Rising started and his attempt to get Dublin to take part. This extract is taken from an interview recorded with Ca

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

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Photograph Irish Volunteers and Irish Citizen Army

Group of Irish Volunteers and Irish Citizen Army soldiers inside the General Post Office during the Easter Rising 1916, full-length, facing forward. Group are in uniform with rifles, seated and standing inside the GPO.

Ireland--History--Easter Rising, 1916 | Revolutionaries | Curated Collection--Rising in the Regions

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Frongoch Internment Orders

Internment orders issued by the British government for various men in the wake of the 1916 Rising.

Ireland--History--Easter Rising, 1916 | Internment camps | Revolutionaries

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