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Proclamation No. 1

Abstract: Typescript copy of a public notice Proclamation No. 1 issued by General Maxwell, informing the rebels that 'the most vigorous measures will be taken by me to stop the loss of life and damage to property which certain misguided persons are causing by their armed resistance to the Law'. Specifies arrangements by which persons within specified areas surrounded by British troops may leave those areas.

In collection Éamon de Valera Papers : British documents relating to 1916

Origin information
Dublin, Ireland : H. M. Forces in Ireland
Date issued:
Type of Resource
Physical description
1 p.
18 x 11 cm
Miscellaneous Documents
Ireland--History--Easter Rising, 1916   linked data (lcsh)
UCD Archives
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