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Joseph Devlin

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Photographic, mounted on tin, pin fastening. Joseph Devlin M. P. Joe Devlin was the dominant Nationalist politician in Ulster during the Home Rule Crisis. Coming from the working-class streets of West Belfast, he was the Irish Parliamentary Party MP for this constituency from 1906. As the chairman of the Ancient Order of Hibernians, he personified the link between Irish Nationalism and devout Catholicism.

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