Roger Casement being led out of Pentonville Prison, where he would later be hanged.
MÁIRT -- On September…Continue
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By John Bruton
Ronan Fanning (Irish Times 16 August) is right to say we should not…Continue
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Up and Coming: We're delighted to put the spotlight on a growing number of intriguing events in metro New York in September. Here's a sketch of each along with links for more information:
(BTW, don't hesitate to reach out to fellow WG in…Continue
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We bring you exciting news as our friends and Wild Geese Irish Heritage Partners Fíbín Teo, will be bringing their exciting show "Réiltín" to New York City. Fíbín…Continue
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In 2016, there will be extensive commemoration of the centenary of the Rising in Dublin in 1916.
No comparable commemoration is planned for an earlier centenary, that of 18 September 2014, the 100th anniversary of the passage into law of Home Rule for Ireland.
The events of Easter 1916 inaugurated an armed…Continue
DEARDAOIN -- On August 17, 1778,…Continue
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On the afternoon of Wednesday, 6 August, 2014, our own Ryan O'Rourke had the opportunity to visit the site of the old White O'Morn Cottage in Tiernakill, Maumm, County Galway. This old site, which now lies in ruins, is better known to the world as "The Quiet Man Cottage." The…Continue
|Ultonia Regiment of the Spanish army, toy soldiers by "The Warrior Irish."|
LUAIN -- On August 11, 1744, during the…Continue
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|Courtesy of the late Lt. Col. Ken Powers (ret.), historian of the 69th New York Regiment
Thomas F. Meagher in zouave uniform while a captain commanding Company K of the 69th New York State Militia. The picture appeared in the…
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