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Anti-treaty newspapers and ephemera from the Civil War era

Irish War News etc.

Abstract: This volume contains newspapers and ephemera produced by anti-treaty forces during the Civil War. It includes issues 1 - 74 of Poblacht na h-Eireann: War News which cover the period June 28th 1922 to October 4th 1922. Of these issues, number 53 and 70 are missing. Issues numbers 122, 125 and an unnumbered Christmas issue covering December 1922 and number 126, January 1923 are also present but not bound consecutively. The format and typography of the early issues vary considerably. Issues 1-7 are large broadsheet single sheet items. Most issues are single printed sheets. From no. 11 onwards the format and typography is consistent. There are several other publications bound in this volume. They are: one issue of Poblacht na h-Eireann: Scottish edition, a pamphlet entitled Free State and British allies, one issue of An Saorstat: The Free State, one issue of Ar n-Éire: New Ireland, one issue of Old Ireland and one issue of Éire Óg: Young Ireland. These all date from the Civil War era. The last item in the volume is the front page of the Connacht Tribune from May 1916.

In collection Irregular News : Civil War and Republican Ephemera

Origin information
Dublin, Ireland ; Glasgow
Date issued:
Type of Resource
Physical description
136 p. : ill.
51 cm
Presentation: Non-paged
Physical description: Originally bound in green cloth. Disbound for the purpose of scanning. The paper quality of each item within the file varies. Some of the paper is extremely fragile and foxed. There have been some attempts to repair and reinforce the paper. Print faded on some items.
Physical details: The bound volume measures 38.5 cm x 51 cm. The largest item in the volume measures 38 cm x 50 cm and the smallest measures 19 cm x 25 cm.
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English  Irish  
Table of Contents
Free state and British Allies -- Poblacht na h-Eireann: war news -- Poblacht na h-Eireann: Scottish edition -- Poblacht na h-Eireann: the Republic of Ireland -- An Saorstat: the free state -- Ar n-Éire: new Ireland -- Old Ireland -- Éire Óg: young Ireland -- Connacht tribune
Journal   linked data (marcgt) Ephemera
Ireland--History--Civil War, 1922-1923--Periodicals
Irish Republican Army --History--20th century--Periodicals
Underground press publications--Ireland--Periodicals
Republicanism--Ireland--History--20th century
Ireland--History--Civil War, 1922-1923--Sources
Ireland--Politics and government--1922-1949--Periodicals
UCD Library. UCD Library Special Collections . 2OFM0045
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