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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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Illuminations: Father Eugene O’Growney “He revived the courage of the Irish”

Illuminations:  Father Eugene O’Growney – “He revived the courage of the Irish” By:  J. Michael Finn It surely stands to

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Illuminations: The Glimmer Man

Illuminations: The Glimmer Man By:  J. Michael Finn Ireland remained neutral during World War II.  From 1939 until 1945 the

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Illuminations: The Irish Race Congress, Paris 1922

Illuminations:  Irish Race Congress, Paris 1922 By:  J. Michael Finn The Irish Race conventions were a series of conventions or

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On This Day in Irish History: August

On This Day in Irish History 2 August 1649 – Royalist forces were defeated outside Dublin by the English Parliamentary

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Illuminations: The Italian Friend of Ireland

Illuminations:  The Italian Friend of Ireland By:  J. Michael Finn The following quote is from a December 19, 1933, letter

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Madigan Muses: Nuns of the Battlefield Monument

  Madigan Muses: Nuns of the Battlefield Monument by Marilyn Madigan I am privileged and honored to present the story

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Illuminations:  Agnes Mary Clerke, Historian of the Stars

  Illuminations:  Agnes Mary Clerke, Historian of the Stars By:  J. Michael Finn Agnes May Clerke (pronounced Clark) was born

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The Battle of Benburb: Illuminations

  Illuminations: The Battle of Benburb By:  J. Michael Finn Three hundred and seventy-five years ago, on June 5, 1646,

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