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Proclamation of the Irish Republic ; with World War I recruiting posters Public Deposited

Papyrus Case 16 no. 1-12 comprises a copy of the Irish Proclamation of 1916 (no.1), originally pasted over 11 British Army recruiting posters (nos.2-12).

Abstract
  • Papyrus Case 16 no. 1-12 comprises a copy of the Irish Proclamation of 1916 (Papyrus Case 16 no.1), originally pasted over 11 British Army recruiting posters (Papyrus Case 16 no.2-12), and said to have been torn from the walls of the G.P.O., Easter 1916. All of the items have now been conserved, with the Proclamation encapsulated in polyester film and shelved with the separate individual posters.
Creator
Date Created
  • 1914-1918
Medium
  • ink
Support
  • paper (fiber product)
Language
Culture
  • Irish
Provenance
  • Bought from the Tamworth family in 1970, with the help of the Friends of the Library. Said to have been torn from the walls of the G.P.O. Easter 1916, and acquired by Major Tamworth of the Montgomeryshire Yeomanry. See Miss V. G. Tamworth's account, 1970, at Papyrus Case 16, no. 1a.
Subject
Keyword
Genre
  • posters
  • Posters
Shelf Mark/Reference Number
  • Papyrus Case 16 no. 1-12
Location
  • Early Printed Books, Trinity College Library, Dublin
Rights statement
  • Copyright The Board of Trinity College Dublin. Images are available for single-use academic application only. Publication, transmission or display is prohibited without formal written approval of the Library of Trinity College, Dublin.
Last modified
  • 02/06/2020
Contributors
Resource type
Source
  • 0151514
Digital Object Id
  • PAPCASE16_01