Joe Gannon's Videos (The Wild Geese) - The Wild Geese 2018-02-25T21:27:29Z http://thewildgeese.irish/video/video/listForContributor?screenName=103zbt0t9g0my&rss=yes&xn_auth=no Ireland in 60 seconds tag:thewildgeese.irish,2017-11-22:6442157:Video:225091 2017-11-22T03:22:30.992Z Joe Gannon http://thewildgeese.irish/profile/JoeGannon <a href="http://thewildgeese.irish/video/ireland-in-60-seconds"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/-cEbqz5SS48eAXMHCHl3ctNnawyKhkZbUpnEcBI6*eEj333DsxsYnFLE5vTtYhK6DrEz2keYNEI*2RqugbvqYarnUgUJHDl3/1643206588.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />If diversity is the name of the game, then Ireland is the clear champion. <a href="http://thewildgeese.irish/video/ireland-in-60-seconds"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/-cEbqz5SS48eAXMHCHl3ctNnawyKhkZbUpnEcBI6*eEj333DsxsYnFLE5vTtYhK6DrEz2keYNEI*2RqugbvqYarnUgUJHDl3/1643206588.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />If diversity is the name of the game, then Ireland is the clear champion. George Shannon (explorer) tag:thewildgeese.irish,2017-08-10:6442157:Video:220684 2017-08-10T19:08:17.888Z Joe Gannon http://thewildgeese.irish/profile/JoeGannon <a href="http://thewildgeese.irish/video/george-shannon-explorer"><br /> <img alt="Thumbnail" height="180" src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/HM99qSWBjQhLDUnwTQG57NH0grjE5kvqGOQscKxKYL95qtrPaToFm6i0jn576lE9r2RxgCc7uhZ-0rKjWBOcCGNaWrZrqFPU/1369190412.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240"></img><br /> </a> <br></br>Irish-American George Shannon , the youngest member of the Lewis and Clark Expedition, was born in Pennsylvania.He joined the Corps of Discovery in August 1803, as one of the three men from Pittsburgh recruited by Lewis as he was waiting for the completion of the voyage's vessels in the city.During the trip, Shannon got lost on two occasions.On August 26, 1804, he was sent to retrieve two… <a href="http://thewildgeese.irish/video/george-shannon-explorer"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/HM99qSWBjQhLDUnwTQG57NH0grjE5kvqGOQscKxKYL95qtrPaToFm6i0jn576lE9r2RxgCc7uhZ-0rKjWBOcCGNaWrZrqFPU/1369190412.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />Irish-American George Shannon , the youngest member of the Lewis and Clark Expedition, was born in Pennsylvania.He joined the Corps of Discovery in August 1803, as one of the three men from Pittsburgh recruited by Lewis as he was waiting for the completion of the voyage's vessels in the city.During the trip, Shannon got lost on two occasions.On August 26, 1804, he was sent to retrieve two pack horses; he was separated from the party for sixteen days and nearly starved, as he went without food for twelve days except for some grapes and rabbits. Ireland's Alcatraz - The prison of Spike Island tag:thewildgeese.irish,2017-05-21:6442157:Video:217410 2017-05-21T17:10:32.621Z Joe Gannon http://thewildgeese.irish/profile/JoeGannon <a href="http://thewildgeese.irish/video/iredand-s-alcatraz-the-prison-of-spike-island"><br /> <img alt="Thumbnail" height="180" src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/ItQx*QGU8R7dnLSin5M0Lz3O7HLoZK9rrqvqNtKM-vdXIoFUWIIMxDqO*ITzoSpK8gUAFuHKiuntzEdbsEkYEnm5RxStnLKh/1286864243.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240"></img><br /> </a> <br></br>RTÉ's Colm Flynn visits the notorious 'Spike Island' prison just off the coast of Cobh in Co. Cork. In the last 1300 years Spike Island has been host to a… <a href="http://thewildgeese.irish/video/iredand-s-alcatraz-the-prison-of-spike-island"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/ItQx*QGU8R7dnLSin5M0Lz3O7HLoZK9rrqvqNtKM-vdXIoFUWIIMxDqO*ITzoSpK8gUAFuHKiuntzEdbsEkYEnm5RxStnLKh/1286864243.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />RTÉ's Colm Flynn visits the notorious 'Spike Island' prison just off the coast of Cobh in Co. Cork. In the last 1300 years Spike Island has been host to a 6t... "Harp and Eagle: Irish-American Volunteers and the Union Army, 1861-1865" by Dr. Susannah J. Ural tag:thewildgeese.irish,2017-04-26:6442157:Video:216165 2017-04-26T18:52:02.465Z Joe Gannon http://thewildgeese.irish/profile/JoeGannon <a href="http://thewildgeese.irish/video/harp-and-eagle-irish-american-volunteers-and-the-union-army-1861"><br /> <img alt="Thumbnail" height="180" src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/DfCm7EeUxj6MA2C6ZTXOrxyiZq3vjWfS-O10CAcEIRoT0p5wsN5vF0g8wPwf5rF2XHL*vO-nvvo--A1tR*CjfOCN1tCgp1iX/1272390642.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240"></img><br /> </a> <br></br>On the eve of the Civil War, the Irish were one of America's largest ethnic groups, and approximately 150,000 fought for the Union. Analyzing letters and diaries written by soldiers and civilians; military, church, and diplomatic records; and community newspapers, Susannah Ural Bruce significantly expands the story of Irish-American Catholics in… <a href="http://thewildgeese.irish/video/harp-and-eagle-irish-american-volunteers-and-the-union-army-1861"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/DfCm7EeUxj6MA2C6ZTXOrxyiZq3vjWfS-O10CAcEIRoT0p5wsN5vF0g8wPwf5rF2XHL*vO-nvvo--A1tR*CjfOCN1tCgp1iX/1272390642.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />On the eve of the Civil War, the Irish were one of America's largest ethnic groups, and approximately 150,000 fought for the Union. Analyzing letters and diaries written by soldiers and civilians; military, church, and diplomatic records; and community newspapers, Susannah Ural Bruce significantly expands the story of Irish-American Catholics in the Civil War, and reveals a complex picture of those who fought for the Union. The Easter Rising 1916 (real footage of aftermath) tag:thewildgeese.irish,2017-04-24:6442157:Video:216232 2017-04-24T15:41:46.892Z Joe Gannon http://thewildgeese.irish/profile/JoeGannon <a href="http://thewildgeese.irish/video/the-easter-rising-1916-real-footage-of-aftermath"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/PyPlrJLAwZclP5xshEp*zNCP6fp43*LvuKR4JgxHZRRZoVGhcKwkT4ZgzI4B4OZ8fCKAP*KDe3rbLrm9v6NT4BbJoE7fpC5n/1271548774.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />A video about the reasons for and the results of the Easter Rising in Dublin in 1916. Includes video of the aftermath. <a href="http://thewildgeese.irish/video/the-easter-rising-1916-real-footage-of-aftermath"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/PyPlrJLAwZclP5xshEp*zNCP6fp43*LvuKR4JgxHZRRZoVGhcKwkT4ZgzI4B4OZ8fCKAP*KDe3rbLrm9v6NT4BbJoE7fpC5n/1271548774.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />A video about the reasons for and the results of the Easter Rising in Dublin in 1916. Includes video of the aftermath.