Evictions in Ireland were mounting and the Irish people were dying. Charles Stuart Parnell founded the Irish Land League in October 1879 with Michael Davitt. The Irish Ladies Land League with Fanny and Anna Parnell was the first ever political association of Irish women.
Some of the stories of Irish women and young girls who were sent to Tasmania in Australia as punishment for small crimes. These women and children convicts were transported to Australia on the John Calvin ship in 1848.
Grangegorman Female Penitentiary also The Richmond Penitentiary was an Irish Prison in Dublin Ireland. Stories of some of the women and children who were imprisoned in one jail in Ireland.
The 1916 Easter Rising leader Edward Daly was an Irish soldier in Dublin Ireland. Irish history of the British troops and the North King Street Massacre.
Did the Roman Empire ever reach as far as Ireland? New archeological evidence suggests that the Roman Empire was larger than we thought.
Sean McDermott was one of the leaders of the 1916 Easter Rising. This was a week long battle that took place in Dublin Ireland in order to free the Irish people from hundreds of years of British rule. Sean MacDermott was executed in Kilmainham Jail and buried at Arbour Hill.
History of Tuberculosis in Ireland. Memories of two Dublin women who had to stay in a TB hospital in 1940's and 50's. Tuberculosis sanatoriums in Ireland. Famous people who died from the disease.
The story of women and children who were locked up in Irish prisons in the 1800s. Conditions for Women and Children prisoners in Grangegorman Female Prison in Dublin, Ireland.
The word 'whiskey' (or whisky) comes from the Gaelic uisce beatha, meaning water of life. This gives you an idea of the importance of whiskey to Irish culture. Whiskey (we spell it with an 'e' in Ireland!) was first invented by medieval Irish monks,...
Dublin Lockout 1913. Strikes in Ireland. Working Conditions in Ireland during 1913. The Irish Citizen Army with James Connolly and James Larkin