Frank Martin papers,
|Main Creator:||Martin, Frank, Irish Volunteer|
Scrapbook 1: Walker's Century Scrap & Newscutting Book ... No. 33. Contains material relating to 1916 Rising: newscuttings, transcriptions of poems and songs, printed ephemera and 37 portrait postcards from the "Irish Rebellion, May 1916" series.
Scrapbook 2: Issued by Prison authorities. Contains newsclippings, poems and transcriptions.
Unbound material: 1. Newsclippings mostly concerned with re-internment of remains of Roger Casement in 1965. 2. Documents re Martin's application to Army Pensions Board including account of his activities as Irish Volunteer. 3. Printed item: The Song of the Legion of the Rear-Guard. ... Written and composed by Jack O'Sheehan. In Hare Park Internment Camp, July 1923. 4. Lists of participants in 1916 Rising; printed item: Last Bulletin Issued by Commandant Pearse from Headquarters, G.P.O. Easter Week, 1916. 5. 5 postcards from Michael while serving with the British forces in France, 1915-1917; with other handmade postcard from Frank Martin to Mary Ellen while he was held in Ballykinlar Camp and wedding photograph of Frank and Brigid Martin.
|Citation:||National Library of Ireland. Department of Manuscripts|
Physical description: Scrapbooks: 2 v.
Physical description: Unbound material: 3 folders
2 scrapbooks and unbound material