Military Service Pension claim: Grace Plunkett

File relates to the unsuccessful application by Grace Plunkett (née Gifford) for a military service pension in respect of her service with the Irish national movement. Plunkett sought to apply for a service pension in respect of her activities as cartoonist and fund collector. As

Gifford, Grace (Evelyn) (1888–1955) Ireland--History--Easter Rising, 1916 Women Revolutionaries Curated Collection--Women and the Rising Revolutionaries’ Spouses Military pensions Plunkett, Joseph Mary (1887–1916) Feminism and Nationalism Curated Collection--Leaders of the Rising Curated Collection--Impact of the Rising

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Constance Markievicz in uniform

Countess Constance Markievicz in uniform, kneeling against a studio prop holding a gun, studio full-length portrait.

Ireland--History--Easter Rising, 1916 Curated Collection--Women and the Rising Paramilitary forces--Cumann na mBan Portrait Photographs Women Revolutionaries Republicanism Feminism and Nationalism Markievicz, Constance Georgine (1868–1927) Curated Collection--Leaders of the Rising

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Louise Gavan Duffy

Louise Gavan Duffy photographed for an article in the RTE Guide, published 16 March 1962. The article was to promote the series 'Self Portrait'

Duffy, Louise Gavan (1884–1969) Ireland--History--Easter Rising, 1916 Women Revolutionaries Feminism and Nationalism Curated Collection--Women and the Rising Suffragists Portrait Photographs

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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 Republicanism Curated Collection--Dublin Collection Day Dec. 09 2015 Curated Collection--Remembering the Rising Curated Collection--Women and the Rising

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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 Portraits, group Women Revolutionaries Feminism and Nationalism Curated Collection--Women and the Rising

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The Gaelic American: Obituary Philomena Plunkett

Lengthy obituary for Philomena Plunkett from the Gaelic American.

Plunkett, Joseph Mary (1887–1916) Plunkett, Philomena ('Mimi') (c.1886–1927) Plunkett, Fiona (1896-1977) Plunkett, Count George Noble (1851–1948) Devoy, John (1842–1928) Jeremiah (Dermot; Diarmuid) O'Leary (1889–1960) Obituaries Ireland--History--Easter Rising, 1916 Curated Collection--Remembering the Rising Curated Collection--Dublin Collection Day Dec. 09 2015 Women Revolutionaries Republicanism Curated Collection--Women and the Rising

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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 Paramilitary forces--Cumann na mBan Curated Collection--Remembering the Rising 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 Women Revolutionaries Republicanism Curated Collection--Women and the Rising

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Cumann na mBan membership booklet

A membership booklet for Cumann na mBan containing a list of their objectives, constitution and provisonal committtee along with an application form. Booklet includes sections under the following headings: Objectives -- Constitution -- Provisional Committee -- Membership form.

Colum, Mary Catherine (‘Molly’) (1887–1957) Power, Jennie Wyse (1858–1941) Duffy, Louise Gavan (1884–1969) Feminism and Nationalism Paramilitary forces--Cumann na mBan Ireland--History--Easter Rising, 1916 Women Revolutionaries Curated Collection--Women and the Rising

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Cumann na mBan membership list

List of Cumann na mBan members attached to Dublin garrisons during the Easter Rising.

McNamara, Rose Feminism and Nationalism Women Revolutionaries Ireland--History--Easter Rising, 1916 Paramilitary forces--Cumann na mBan Curated Collection--Women and the Rising

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Draft will of Joseph Mary Plunkett

Letter from Joseph Mary Plunkett to Grace Gifford written from Richmond Barracks informing her that he has no idea what the British intend to do with him and asking her to marry him.

Plunkett, Joseph Mary (1887–1916) Gifford, Grace (Evelyn) (1888–1955) Ireland--History--Easter Rising, 1916 Women Revolutionaries Revolutionaries’ Spouses Revolutionaries Republicanism Curated Collection--Women and the Rising Curated Collection--Leaders of the Rising

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Letter from Joseph Mary Plunkett to Grace Gifford

Letter from Joseph Mary Plunkett to Grace Gifford written from Moore Street during the Easter Rising, expressing his love for her and wishing her to have everything that belongs to him.

Plunkett, Joseph Mary (1887–1916) Gifford, Grace (Evelyn) (1888–1955) Ireland--History--Easter Rising, 1916 Women Revolutionaries Republicanism Curated Collection--Leaders of the Rising Revolutionaries Revolutionaries' Spouses Curated Collection--Women and the Rising

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