[Membership card] Loyal National Repeal Association :
... admitted a Member of the Association ... the ... day of ... 1844 , Thos. Math.[Thomas Mathew] Ray, Secretary.
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[Dublin] : Hennessy, 1844.
This item is held in the Ephemera Department.
Central illustration shows a map of Ireland to the side of which are two flags, one bearing the words 'Catholic, Protestant, Dissenter, quis separabit?' On the edges of the card are texts relating to Ireland in comparison with other European countries.
Border, map of Ireland and parts of flags left white in colour and are printed on to green background.
Foot of item is a print of quote by William Saurin: 'You may make the Union a law but you cannot make it binding on conscience'. Head of item is a print of quote by the Dungannon Volunteers from 1788.
Handwritten entry reads: 'Proof new issue members card for 1844 engraved by Mr. Hennessy. T.M.[Thomas Mathew] Ray.'
Physical description: 1 card : col. ; 10 x 14 cm.
EPH A509: From the Jasper Joly Collection
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