Category: history

Part of The Irish Famine Memorial Boston 0

History Resources

[ photo credit: debaird some rights reserved.] Achill Island History there is evidence that Achill was inhabited as many as 5,000 years ago. Co. Kildare Online Electronic History Journal An Electronic Journal for the...

Part of The Irish Famine Memorial Boston 0

History Early Ireland

[ photo credit: debaird some rights reserved.] Hand of History – Burden of Pseudo-History This book presents a Celtic Royal complex, unprecedented in Ireland for its size and layout, but similar to Belgic Centres...

Part of The Irish Famine Memorial Boston 0

History Medieval

[ photo credit: debaird some rights reserved.] Foundations of Irish CultureA great deal that has been written about Irish culture in the period ad 600-850 has been touched by the Romantic views of the...

Part of The Irish Famine Memorial Boston 0

History Medieval 2

http://vimeo.com/dubcilib

[photo credit: debaird some rights reserved.] CIRCLE A Calendar of Irish Chancery Letters c. 1244 – 1509 The records of the Irish chancery were destroyed on 30 June 1922 in an explosion and fire...

Part of The Irish Famine Memorial Boston 0

History 16th Century

[ photo credit: debaird some rights reserved.] The Irish Chancery Rolls ProjectThe Irish Chancery Project is an IRCHSS-funded thematic project that seeks to advance our understanding of the ‘making of Ireland‘ between the high...

Part of The Irish Famine Memorial Boston 0

History 17th Century

[ photo credit: debaird some rights reserved.] Calendar of The State Papers Relating to Ireland in the Reign of Elizabeth, 1 November, 1600– 31 July, 1601 The papers calendared in this volume continue the...

Part of The Irish Famine Memorial Boston 0

History 18th Century

[ photo credit: debaird some rights reserved.] The Williamite Penal Laws Eighty percent of the population of Ireland, owning one third of the land, were Roman Catholics. All suffered from the Penal laws of...

Part of The Irish Famine Memorial Boston 0

History 18th Century 2

[ photo credit: debaird some rights reserved.] Britain and Ireland, 1789-1801 The Irish could see that religious inequality had been abolished in France and that a democratic government had been set up. Irish Roman...

Part of The Irish Famine Memorial Boston 0

History 19th Century

[ photo credit: debaird some rights reserved.] Ireland: politics and administration, 1815–1870 * 1. The Act of Union * 2. Daniel O’Connell and emancipation * 3. Electoral reform * 4. The Orange Order and...

Part of The Irish Famine Memorial Boston 0

History 19th Century 2

[ photo credit: debaird some rights reserved.] Emancipation, Famine & Religion: Ireland under the Union, 1815–1870 Ireland: society and economy, 1815–1870. * 1. Ireland in 1815 * 2. Agriculture & living standards * 3....

Part of The Irish Famine Memorial Boston 0

History 19th Century 3

[ photo credit: debaird some rights reserved.] Home Rule: Ireland: politics & administration, 1870-1914 * 1. Origins of Home Rule * 2. Home Government Association * 3. Home Rule League * 4. Obstructionism *...

Part of The Irish Famine Memorial Boston 0

History 19th Century 4

[ photo credit: debaird some rights reserved.] Irish Famine 1879 The Irish famine of 1879 was the last main Irish famine. Unlike the earlier Great Famines of 1740-1741 and 1845-1849 the 1879 famine (sometimes...

Part of The Irish Famine Memorial Boston 0

History 20th Century

[ photo credit: debaird some rights reserved.] James Larkin James Larkin, the son of Irish parents, was born in Liverpool on 21st January 1876. When he was five years old he was sent to...

Part of The Irish Famine Memorial Boston 0

History 20th Century 2

[ photo credit: debaird some rights reserved.] Revenue History 1923-1988 February 21st 1923, six months after his death, the wish expressed in Michael Collins’s last known letter materialised. On that date his objective of...