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1916 Easter Rising

The Easter Rising

This section on the Rising includes material connected to its leaders and aims, souvenirs or reportage connected to events in Dublin and elsewhere, items connected to the imprisonment or execution of participants and the death of civilians, but also material related to those police and soldiers who were tasked with putting down the insurrection and also died.

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Eire: Cogad na Saoirse (The Fight for Freedom)

Eire: Cogad na Saoirse (The Fight for Freedom)

The Service Medal (1917 - 1921) Obverse, military figure with rifle. 4 squares in which are the arms of the 4 provinces of Eire divided by figure alon...

Surrender Document 1916

Surrender Document 1916

Copy of the surrender document from the leaders of the Easter Rising. "In order to prevent the further slaughter of Dublin citizens, and in the hope o...

Irish Rebellion

Irish Rebellion

Postcard depicting a moment during the Easter Rising 1916. Irish Rebellion May 1916. 'A Group of Officers with the captured rebel flag.'...

Irish Rebellion

Irish Rebellion

Postcard depicting a moment during the Easter Rising 1916. Irish Rebellion May 1916. 'Holding a Dublin Street against the Rebels.'...

Easter Rising

Easter Rising

Easter Rising postcard showing 'East side of Sackville Street from O'Connell's Bridge. The building in the centre was the D. B. C.' One of a set of si...

The Sinn Fein Revolt in Dublin

The Sinn Fein Revolt in Dublin

Easter Rising postcard showing 'The Sinn Fein Revolt in Dublin - the Metropole Hotel, Post Office and Nelson Column.' Rotary Photographic Series. Note...

Pilgrimage for Roger Casement

Pilgrimage for Roger Casement

Framed memo in pencil on a scrap of paper noting a 'Pilgrimage' for Roger Casement. Full text reads 4th August 1916/Pilgrimage for/Sir Roger Casemen...

Irish Volunteers

Irish Volunteers

Irish Volunteers leather belt. Belt buckle featuring Harp with Eireann surrounded by a shamrock border....

Seactmain na Casga - 1916

Seactmain na Casga - 1916

Bronze eight pointed star on which bears the dying Cuchulainn. Reverse, inscription and 1916 ribbon half green, half orange. This medal was struck for...

The Easter Proclamation 1916

The Easter Proclamation 1916

Booklet remembering 'The Easter Proclamation 1916,' with an image of the dying Cú Chulainn on the back. A bronze sculpture of the dead Cú Chulainn sta...

Easter Rising

Easter Rising

Easter Rising postcard showing the 'Ruins of Hotel Metropole and corner of GPO.' One of a set of six....

The Sinn Fein Revolt in Dublin

The Sinn Fein Revolt in Dublin

Easter Rising postcard showing 'The Sinn Fein Revolt in Dublin - General View of the Devastated City.' Rotary Photographic Series. Note the postcard s...

The Rebellion in Dublin, April 1916

The Rebellion in Dublin, April 1916

Booklet of photographs and commentary relating to the Easter Rising (Irish Rebellion) of April 1916; Photographers featured include Chancellor and Keo...

Irish Rebellion

Irish Rebellion

Postcard depicting a moment during the Easter Rising 1916. Irish Rebellion May 1916. 'The wreck they made of Church Street, Dublin.'...

The Sinn Fein Revolt in Dublin

The Sinn Fein Revolt in Dublin

Easter Rising postcard showing 'The Sinn Fein Revolt in Dublin - The Ruins of Liberty Hall.' Rotary Photographic Series. Note the postcard states a S...

Easter Rising

Easter Rising

Easter Rising postcard showing 'Looking from Nelson Pillar down North Earl Street.' One of a set of six....

Irish Rebellion

Irish Rebellion

Postcard depicting a moment during the Easter Rising 1916. 'Talbot Street, Dublin held against a rebel charge. Picture taken under fire.'...

God Save Ireland

God Save Ireland

Facsmile of Stamp issued by the Irish Republic during the Easter Rebellion, 1916. Printed in May 1916, this label commemorates the three Fenians; Will...

The Sinn Fein Revolt in Dublin

The Sinn Fein Revolt in Dublin

Easter Rising postcard of 'General view showing ruined D. B. C. restaurant.' Note the postcard states a Sinn Fein rebellion - these postcards were pub...

The Rebellion in Dublin

The Rebellion in Dublin

Booklet entitled 'The Rebellion in Dublin, April, 1916.' Features photographic images of the destruction of Lower Sackville Street, Liberty Hall (the ...

Pearse Memorial Fund

Pearse Memorial Fund

Pin Badge - Pearse Memorial Fund with image of Pearse and Scoil Eanna on reverse. St Enda’s School, Ranelagh Dublin, set up by Pearse in 1908. Second...

Dublin 'Sinn Fein Rising'

Dublin 'Sinn Fein Rising'

Dublin and the 'Sinn Fein Rising'; Portraits, Documents, Pictures, Volunteer Relics, Arms & Accoutrements, Story of the Rising. Issued by Wilson Hartn...

Irish Rebellion

Irish Rebellion

Postcard depicting a moment during the Easter Rising 1916. 'Sackville Street in flames. A photograph taken by a "Daily Sketch" photographer under fire...

Irish Rebellion

Irish Rebellion

Postcard depicting a moment during the Easter Rising 1916. Irish Rebellion May 1916. 'The General Post Office, Dublin (rebel headquarters) destroyed.'...

Irish Rebellion

Irish Rebellion

Postcard depicting a moment during the Easter Rising 1916. 'Soldiers bivouacking opposite Liberty Hall, the Rebel headquarters in Dublin.'...

Dublin Ruins

Dublin Ruins

Easter Rising postcard showing the "Ruins of GPO, Dublin." One of a set of six....

Irish Rebellion

Irish Rebellion

Postcard depicting a moment during the Easter Rising 1916. Irish Rebellion May 1916. 'The interior of the Ballroom, Imperial Hotel, Dublin, after the ...

Irish Rebellion

Irish Rebellion

Postcard depicting a moment during the Easter Rising 1916. Irish Rebellion May 1916. 'Soldiers holding a Dublin Street.'...

The Sinn Fein Rebellion, 1916

The Sinn Fein Rebellion, 1916

Picture Souvenir; The Sinn Fein Rebellion, 1916. Price Sevenpence Net. 31 views...

The Sinn Fein Revolt in Dublin

The Sinn Fein Revolt in Dublin

Easter Rising postcard showing 'The Sinn Fein Revolt - The General view of the Devastated City.' Rotary Photographic Series. Note the postcard states ...

Dublin Ruins

Dublin Ruins

Easter Rising postcard showing "Eden Quay from O'Connell's Bridge." One of a set of six....

The Sinn Fein Revolt in Dublin

The Sinn Fein Revolt in Dublin

Easter Rising postcard showing 'The Sinn Fein Revolt in Dublin - Interior of the Ruined Main Sorting Room in the Post Office.' Rotary Photographic Ser...

The Record of the Irish Rebellion of 1916

The Record of the Irish Rebellion of 1916

Illustrated booklet entitled 'The Record of the Irish Rebellion of 1916' published by Irish Life. 64 pages, undated but probably shortly after the Ris...

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