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Broadside. "Last and Inspring Address by Thomas MacDonagh", undated

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 4
Identifier: EPH 5027-4

Scope and Contents

Broadside with the text of the speech made by Thomas MacDonagh (1878-1916) in court following his sentence to death. MacDonagh, one of the leaders of the Easter Rising, was headmaster of St. Enda's School and later taught English at University College Dublin (UCD). In his last address, he thanked the jury for their courtesy and proceeded to make a speech calculated to inspire Irish people to continue in their struggle for independence.

Dates

  • undated

Language of Materials

English

Conditions Governing Access

There are no access restrictions on this collection.

Repository Details

Part of the University of Notre Dame Rare Books & Special Collections Repository

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