Aiséirí na Cásca 1916-1976 =

Easter Rising 1916-1976 /
Sinn Féin.
Main Creator: Sinn Féin
Contributors: Pearse, Padraic, 1879-1916.
Summary:Sinn Féin poster commemorating the diamond jubilee of the Easter Rising in 1976.
Format: BOOK
Published / Created: Dublin : Sinn Féin, 1976.
Notes:This item is held in the Ephemera Department.

Poster is decorated in green white and orange.

Shows two photographs of Padraic Pearse and James Connolly.

Quotes from Pearse and Connolly include: 'Ireland unfree shall never be at peace' (Pearse) and 'The Irish working class, the only secure foundation upon which a free nation can be reared.' (Connolly).

Other titles in Irish read: 'Ní síocháin go saoirse' which translates to 'no freedom without peace.' and 'Ní saoirse go saoirse lucht oibre.' which translates roughly as 'no freedom without working class freedom.'

Foot of poster reads in Irish: '1916-1976 Stát ceannasach neamhspleách' which translates to '1916-1976 Independent sovereign state.'

Sixtieth anniversary commemoration poster of 1916 Rising.

Physical description: 1 broadsheet : ill. (col.); 76 x 51cm.

As a digital copy of this item is available, the original will not be issued.
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EPH F275
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