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Bulmer Hobson on ‘The Volunteers’

Posted 11/12/2013

Bulmer Hobson recalls the founding meeting of the Volunteers and the early composition the movement; the influence of the IRB; the hostility of the Irish Party and the roles played by Eoin MacNeill, The O'Rahilly, Seán McDermott & Padraig Pearse.

Óglaigh na hÉireann-Bulmer Hobson Interview, R.T.É, 1963, R.T.É Archives.

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