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The 1914 Buckingham Palace Conference: Illuminations

Illuminations:  The 1914 Buckingham Palace Conference By:  J. Michael Finn “… a matter which to English eyes seems inconceivably small

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Illuminations: Roddy McCorley Goes to Die

  Illuminations:  Roddy McCorley By:  J. Michael Finn “There was never a one of all your dead, more bravely fell

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American Brexit Committee Appeal

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Illuminations: Na Fianna Éireann

  Illuminations:  Na Fianna Éireann By:  J. Michael Finn Countess Constance de Markievicz was born Constance Georgina Gore-Booth, in London

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Illuminations: St. Patrick Illuminated

Illuminations:  St. Patrick Illuminated By:  J. Michael Finn The day was March 17, 1874, a seemingly ordinary St. Patrick’s Day

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On This Day in Irish History: March 2022

On This Day in Irish History 1 March 1794 – Statutes of Dublin University amended to allow Catholics to take

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On This Day in Irish History

On This Day in Irish History 1 February 1177 – With a small contingent of knights and footmen, Norman knight

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Illuminations: The McMahon Murders

  Illuminations:  The McMahon Murders By:  J. Michael Finn Since the creation of the six-county statelet of Northern Ireland, there

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Illuminations: The Cuba Five

Illuminations:  The Cuba Five By:  J. Michael Finn “They hither came with confidence; they hither came in banishment.” The Irish

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Illuminations: The Sinking of the Irish Pine

Illuminations:  Sinking of the Irish Pine By:  J. Michael Finn In 1939, the 26-county Irish Free State, also known as

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