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The proclamation of Irish Independence by Irish Republicans during the Easter Rising of 1916. The uprising was brutally crushed and several leaders were executed by British forces; however, the defeat served as a rallying cry for Irish independence, resulting in a protracted insurgency and eventual Irish independence in 1922.

The proclamation of Irish Independence by Irish Republicans during the Easter Rising of The uprising was brutally crushed and several leaders were executed by British forces; however, the defeat served as a rallying cry for Irish independence, resul

Michael Collins (Irish revolutionary leader, financial minister,Director of Intelligence of the IRA) He was key in the Irish War of Independence and tried to work with England and it's Parliament to achieve such. In the Irish Treaty which he signed it made Ireland a free state

Michael Collins, was an Irish revolutionary leader, Minister for Finance and Teachta Dála (TD) for Cork South in the First Dáil of Director of Intelligence for the IRA, and member of the Irish delegation during the Anglo-Irish Treaty negotiations.

1916: One Hundred Years of Irish Independence

1916: One Hundred Years of Irish Independence

1916 100 Years of Irish Independence : From the Easter Rising to the Present (Hardcover) (Tim Pat

Patrick Pearse, Irish Catholic leader of the 1916 Easter Rising in Dublin which led to Irish independence. More about this here … http://corjesusacratissimum.org/2015/07/patrick-pearse-and-bachmann-turner-overdrive/

Patrick Pearse, Irish Catholic leader of the 1916 Easter Rising in Dublin which led to Irish independence.

From the Mountjoy Prison Portraits of Irish Independence, 1857. Proving once again that Irish political prisoners are the hottest. —from My Daguerreotype Boyfriend

"From the Mountjoy Prison Portraits of Irish Independence, Proving once again that Irish political prisoners are the hottest." - My Daguerreotype Boyfriend

Daniel McCarthy, 1866. From the Mountjoy Prison Portraits of Irish Independence, NYPL...This fellow looks like someone I could split a fifth of bourbon with...

Daniel McCarthy, From the Mountjoy Prison Portraits of Irish Independence, NYPL.This fellow looks like someone I could split a fifth of bourbon with.

Women's suffrage & the Irish independence movement worked side by side. The 1916 Proclamation was the first national political document to proclaim equal rights for women.

Women's suffrage & the Irish independence movement worked side by side. The 1916 Proclamation was the first national political document to proclaim equal rights for women.

Helena Moloney (1884-1967), Irish Independence fighter, feminist, trade unionist, fought & was imprisoned in Dublin in 1916.

Helena Moloney Irish Independence fighter, feminist, trade unionist, fought was imprisoned in Dublin in

From the Mountjoy Prison Portraits of Irish Independence, 1857. Proving once again that Irish political prisoners are the hottest.

From the Mountjoy Prison Portraits of Irish Independence, Proving once again that Irish political prisoners are the hottest

Michael Collins - A myth about the Irish independence leader's death The first article of this series opened a re-examination of several popular misconceptions about Irish independence hero Michael Collins. Here S.M. Sigerson looks at just one of the most notorious myths – that Collins died because he was inexperienced in live combat. http://www.historyisnowmagazine.com/blog/2014/10/5/michael-collins-a-myth-about-the-irish-independence-leaders-death#.VDvHpoZx0xA=

Michael Collins - A myth about the Irish independence leader's death

Michael Collins - A myth about the Irish independence leader's death The first article of this series opened a re-examination of several popular misconceptions about Irish independence hero Michael Collins. Here S.M. Sigerson looks at just one of the most notorious myths – that Collins died because he was inexperienced in live combat. http://www.historyisnowmagazine.com/blog/2014/10/5/michael-collins-a-myth-about-the-irish-independence-leaders-death#.VDvHpoZx0xA=

Kevin Barry lyrics and chords | Irish Music Daily

Kevin Barry lyrics and chords | Irish Music Daily

One of the most famous images in Irish history: the proclamation of an Irish Republic handed out at the start of the Easter Rising, 1916.

One of the most famous images in Irish history: the proclamation of an Irish Republic handed out at the start of the Easter Rising,