RTÉ Archives & Century Ireland

RTÉ Archives & Century Ireland

Sinead Crowley reports for RTÉ News on two online projects that bring different perspectives to bear on the events of 100 years ago.

A Demolition of History?

A Demolition of History?

Barry Cummins reporting for RTÉ's Primetime on the dispute over the future of one of the sites of the 1916 Rising - Moore Street.

Irish Sportsmen in WW1

Irish Sportsmen in WW1

Stephen Walker and Joe Duignan on their books that tell the stories of Irish sporting heroes and doctors who were involved in the First World War.

1916 Photographic Exhibition

1916 Photographic Exhibition

An exhibition on the events of the 1916 Easter Rising has gone on display at the National Photographic Archive in Temple Bar.

1916 Exhibition Launched

1916 Exhibition Launched

Minister for Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht Heather Humphreys launches Century Ireland's Easter Rising online exhibition

Dublin Rising 1916-2016

Dublin Rising 1916-2016

Google launch a Street View Tour of the 1916 Dublin Rising in partnership with Ireland's national cultural institutions and Century Ireland.

Issue 72: 2016-02-03
Photograph of How Irish nuns fled from Ypres
The Irish Dames of Ypres Photo: 'The Irish nuns at Ypres : an episode of the war', Richard Barry O'Brien [London, 1915]. Via the Internet Archive.

How Irish nuns fled from Ypres

By Century Ireland

London, 11 February 1916 - Irish nuns who fled from the Battle of Ypres are currently living in Golders Green in London. The nuns are headed by their Abbess who is 85, and...

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Century Ireland

The Century Ireland project is an online historical newspaper that tells the story of the events of Irish life a century ago.