Spring Tide of Nationalism

Spring Tide of Nationalism

Dr William Murphy examines how Ireland was lost in the 1918 conscription crisis

Ulster Unionism and the Somme

Ulster Unionism and the Somme

Philip Orr explains how and why the Battle of the Somme became an inspirational unionist narrative

Women's Day, 9 June 1918

Women's Day, 9 June 1918

Dr Mary McAuliffe, UCD, explains how Irish women mobilised in response to the conscription crisis in 1918

America, WW1 & Ireland

America, WW1 & Ireland

Prof. Robert Schmuhl, Notre Dame University, explores the impact of America’s entry into WW1 on Irish-America and US policy towards Ireland

Ireland's Lord Lieutenant

Ireland's Lord Lieutenant

Mark Duncan examines the decline and fall of the British Crown representative in Ireland

Issue 130: 2018-07-04
Photograph of BANNED: Sinn Féin, Irish Volunteers, Cumann na mBan and the Gaelic League
The government trying to douse the flames of Sinn Féin, from 'The Republic', 11 Apr 1907 Photo: DigitalLibrary@Villanova University

BANNED: Sinn Féin, Irish Volunteers, Cumann na mBan and the Gaelic League

By Century Ireland

Dublin, 5 July 1918  - Sinn Féin, the Irish Volunteers, Cumann na mBan and the Gaelic League have all been proclaimed as illegal organisations by the Lord Lieutenant, Viscount...

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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.