Transcript of a broadcast about James Connolly by William O'Brien,
1935 December 12.
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|Main Creator:||O'Brien, William, 1881-1968|
O'Brien speaks of the outbreak of World War I prompting Connolly towards an attempt to establish Ireland as an independent republic. O'Brien speaks of having met Connolly first in 1897, his early work and publications in Dublin, emigration to the United States, return to Ireland, union work in Belfast and his role in the 1913 Lockout and the 1916 Easter Rising.
The pages are mounted on cardboard.
For an earlier variation on this text, see item MS 13,942/5/2.
Physical description: 1 item (11 pages).