A Short War?

A Short War?

Professor Gearóid O Tuathaigh on the Irish Political Response to World War 1

Prelude to War

Prelude to War

Dr. William Mulligan of UCD on the killing of Franz Ferdinand

Henry Wilson's Diary

Henry Wilson's Diary

The Irish General and the Outbreak of War

War on Serbia

War on Serbia

Austria-Hungary declares war on Serbia following the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand

World War 1 Roadshow Reviewed

World War 1 Roadshow Reviewed

Here's how the RTÉ World War 1 Roadshow unfolded

Issue 8: 2013-08-07
Photograph of Industrial unrest spreads as strike action hits factories and farms
A list of services provided by the Dublin United Tramways Company (DUTC) in the early 20th century. Workers and directors at the company are in conflict over pay increase demands and the right of the former to join the ITGWU. Photo: The Michael Corcoran Collection, The National Transport Museum

Industrial unrest spreads as strike action hits factories and farms

Coachbuilders, tram-workers and farm labourers all involved in organised disputes

By Century Ireland

A settlement of the six week Dublin coachbuilders strike has not resulted in the anticipated return to work.  A deal recently negotiated between the employers and the employees may...

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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.