White weddings and WWI

White weddings and WWI

Alyson Gray writes about white weddings in Ireland during wartime

Civilians and WWI

Civilians and WWI

Dr Heather Jones talks about the impact of the First World War on civilians

Pacifism or Physical Force?

Pacifism or Physical Force?

Ed Mulhall recalls the choice facing Irish nationalism in 1915, the year before the Rising

Dublin’s Dead

Dublin’s Dead

Read the Dublin Police report issued to the British authorities on the ‘persons killed by rebels’ during the Easter Rising

When Ford came to Cork

When Ford came to Cork

Dr Leanne Blaney on how the American motor giant came to Cork during a time of war

Russia's Revolution

Russia's Revolution

Dr Judith Devlin, UCD, tells the story of the revolution in Russia, February 1917

Issue 101: 2017-05-24
Photograph of Sinn Féin to boycott Irish Convention
Heading on a Sinn Féin pamphlet published around 1907 entitled 'The Sinn Féin Policy' Photo: Joseph McGarrity Papers, DigitalLibrary@Villanova University

Sinn Féin to boycott Irish Convention

By Century Ireland

Dublin, 26 May 1917 - Sinn Féin will boycott any convention called by the British government for Ireland. The proposal for a convention to consider the future of Ireland was...

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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.