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“Declaration of Principles.” The Clan-Na-Gael Journal Vol. 33. February 18, 1910. Philadelphia, PA: Clan-na-Gael, 1910. http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:281244.

“Ireland for Belgium.” The Fatherland 4, no. 16. New York: International Monthly Inc., 1916. http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:147464.

“Irish Women’s Plea for National Independence.” The Gaelic American - XV, no. 3, January 19, 1918, Whole Number 749. New York [N.Y.]: Gaelic American Pub. Co, 1918. http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:326441.

“Mrs. Skeffington’s Speech.” The Gaelic American - XV, no. 23, June 8, 1918, Whole Number 769. New York [N.Y.]: Gaelic American Pub. Co, 1918. http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:336240.

“Who Fears to Speak of Easter Week.” The Clan-na-Gael Journal, No. 30, October 22, 1916. Philadelphia PA: Clan-na-Gael, 1916. http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:281980.

American Commission on Conditions in Ireland. The American Commission on Conditions in Ireland: Interim Report. Washington, D.C.[?]: The Commission, 1921.

American Committee for Relief in Ireland. A Summons to Service From the Women and Children of Ireland. New York: American Committee for Relief in Ireland, 1920. http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:138124.

American Committee for Relief in Ireland. Report of American Committee for Relief in Ireland. New York: Treasurer’s and Secretary’s Office, n. d.

Army Council, Irish Republican Army. Irish Republican Army, General Headquarters, Dublin, October 1938. S.I.: s.n., 1938. http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl%3A138691.

Beaslai, Piaras. Michael Collins and the Making of a New Ireland. Vol. 1. Dublin: The Phoenix Publishing Company, Ltd., n. d.

Beaslai, Piaras. Michael Collins and the Making of a New Ireland. Vol. 2. Dublin: The Phoenix Publishing Company, Ltd., 1926.

Boulger, Demetrius Charles. The Battle of the Boyne: Together with an Account Based on French and other Unpublished Records of the War in Ireland (1688-1691) and of the Formation of the Irish Brigade in the Service of France. London: Martin Secker, 1911.

Boyle, John F. The Irish Rebellion of 1916: A Brief History of the Revolt and Its Suppression. London: Constable and Company Limited, 1916.

Brine, Blanche Marie. Sinn Fein, an Epitome. Washington, D.C., Friends of Irish Freedom, National Bureau of Information, 1920. http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl%3A136598.

Browne, Patrick. Aftermath of Easter Week. Dublin: Irish National Aid and Volunteers’ Dependent Fund, 1917.

Casement, Roger. Diaries of Sir Roger Casement: “His Mission to Germany and the Findlay Affair.” Edited by Dr. Charles E. Curry. Munich: Arche Publishing Company, 1922.

Casement, Roger. Ireland, Germany and Freedom of the Seas: A Possible Outcome of the War of 1914. New York, Irish Press Bureau, 1914.

Casement, Roger. The Crime Against Europe: A Possible Outcome of the War of 1915. 2nd ed. Philadelphia: The Celtic Press, 1915.

Catholic Church, Archdiocese of Philadelphia. “Latest Church News of Europe: Sinn Feiners Demand for Catholic Burial in Ireland Bodies of Men Killed in Easter Week.” The Catholic Standard and Times, V. 22, No. 39, Saturday, August 11, 1917. Philadelphia: Catholic Times Pub. Co., 1917. http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:419482.

Childers, Erskine. The Framework of Home Rule. London: Edward Arnold, 1911.

Clan-na-Gael. “Handbill, Irish Petition to President and Congress.” Clan-na-Gael. 1917. http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:136086.

Clan-na-Gael. Constitution, Adopted, 1906. S.I.: s. n., 1906.

Clan-na-Gael. Military Code: Adopted, 1900. S.l.: s.n., 1900.

Clan-na-Gael. The Clan-na-Gael Journal No. 30, October 22, 1916. Philadelphia: Clan-na-Gael, 1916. http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:281977.

Collum, Charles A. “Who Betrayed the Irish People?” The Fatherland 4, no. 14. New York: International Monthly Inc., May 10, 1916. http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:147422.

Colum, Padraic, and Edward Joseph Harrington O'Brien. Poems of the Irish Revolutionary Brotherhood, Thomas MacDonagh, P. H. Pearse (Padraic MacPiarais), Joseph Mary Plunkett, Sir Roger Casement. Boston: Small, Maynard & company, 1916.

Colum, Padraic, Maurice Joy, James Reidy, Sidney Gifford, Rev. T. Gavan Duffy, Mary M. Collum, Mary J. Ryan, and Semas O’Brien. Edited by Maurice Joy. The Irish Rebellion of 1916 and its Martyrs: Erin’s Tragic Easter. New York: The Devin-Adair Company, 1916.

Connolly, Nora. “How Molly McLoughlin Was Treated by British Officers.” The Clan-na-Gael Journal, No. 30. October 22, 1916. Philadelphia: Clan-na-Gael, 1916. http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:281977.

Connolly, Nora. The Irish Rebellion of 1916 or The Unbroken Tradition. New York, Boni and Liveright, 1919.

Connolly, Nora. The Unbroken Tradition. New York: Boni and Liveright, 1918.

De Valera, Eamonn. “Letter, To: [Philadelphia], From: Eamon De Valera, March 9, 1920.” 1920. http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:137464.

De Valera, Eamonn. Ireland's Request to the Government of the United States for Recognition As a Sovereign Independent State. Washington, D.C.: Irish diplomatic mission, 1920. http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:119295.

De Valera, Eamonn. Letters from Ireland and from Lincoln Jail, England. Philadelphia: The Celtic Press, 1919, http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:446032.

Easter Week Commemoration, 1933. Kilmainham: Ardiff, printer, 1933. http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl%3A138873.

F. Sheehy Skeffington, F. Sheehy, and Hanna Sheehy Skeffington. “A Forgotten Small Nationality: Ireland and the War,” and “British Militarism as I have Known It.” New York: The Donnelly Press, 1916[?].

Gaelic League. The Gaelic Journal: Exclusively Devoted to the Preservation and Cultivation of the Irish Language. Dublin: Gaelic Union, aftw. Gaelic League, 1882.

Gordon, James. History of the Civil War in Ireland: Containing an Impartial Account of the Proceedings of the Irish Revolutionists, From the Year 1782, Until the Suppression of the Intended Revolution. To Which is Prefixed, a Geographical and Historical Account of Ireland. With Copious Additions and Corrections from Various Authors Upon this Subject; Particularly Prepared for this First American Edition. Baltimore: Butler & Penchin & Frailey, 1805.

Healy, Collins. Typescript, Press Release: Philadelphia Semicentennial Committee for the 1916 Irish Rising, March 20, 1966. 1966. http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl%3A144334.

Ireland’s Lamentation: Being a Short, But Perfect, Full, and True Account of the Situation, Nature, Constitution and Product of Ireland: With an Impartial Historical Relation of the Most Material Transactions, Revolutions, and Miserable Sufferings Of The Protestants There, From the Death Of King Charles The Second, to The Latter End Of April, 1689: The Time and Manner of The Late King's Landing There: What Men, Monies, Shipping, Arms and Ammunition He Brought With Him: The Manner of His Going Up and Into Dublin: His Kneeling to the Host: Displacing All Protestants: The Strength and Defeat ff His Army, And What Else Is of Note: To Which is Added, A Letter From a Lieutenant In The Irish Army, Dated at Dublin, May 7. With an Account of Affairs to that Time. London: J. D., sold by Rich. Janeway, 1689.

Irish National Volunteers. To Aid the Irish National Volunteers, June 1, 1914. S.I.: s.n., 1914. http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:138667.

Jones, John. An Impartial Narrative of the Most Important Engagements which took place between His Majesty’s Forces and the Rebels, During The Irish Rebellion, 1798. Including Very Interesting Information not Before Made Public. Carefully Collected from Authentic Letters. First American Edition. Cambridge, NY: Tennery & Stockwell, 1800[?].

Joseph McGarrity. Typescript, Philadelphia Draft Speech by Joseph McGarrity, 1916. 1916. http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl%3A336658.

Kavanagh, P. F. A Popular History of The Insurrection of ’98: Derived from Every Available Written Record and Reliable Tradition. New Edition. Dublin: M H Gill & Son, 1884.

Kearns, Linda. In Times of Peril: Leaves from the Diary of Nurse Linda Kearns from Easter Week, 1916, to Mountjoy, 1921. Edited by Annie M. P. Smithson. Dublin: The Talbot Press Limited, London: T. Fisher Unwin Limited, 1922. http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:445880

Levins, Anna Francis. “Print of the Poem, ‘Love of Ireland,’ by Sheila Twohy.” http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl%3A135523.

MacNeill, Eoin. Arms, Not Money, Wanted From America, July 1, 1914. S.I.: s.n., 1914. http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:138687.

MacDonagh, Thomas, P.H. Pearse [Padraic MacPiarals], Joseph Mary Plunkett, Sir Roger Casement. Poems of the Irish Revolutionary Brotherhood. Edited by Padraic Colum and Edward J. O'Brien. Boston: Small, Maynard & Company, 1916. http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:431586.

Maloney, William J. A. The Recognized Irish Republic. New York: The Statesman Press, 1920.

Maloney, William J. The Forged Casement Diaries. Dublin and Cork: The Talbot Press Limited, 1936.

Markievicz, Constance de. Women, Ideals and the Nation: A Lecture Delivered to the Students’ National Literary Society, Dublin, by Constance de Markeivicz. Dublin: Inghinidhe na h-Eireann, 1909.

McCarroll, James. Passages Taken form the Manuscript Written by Roger Casement in the Condemned Cell at Pentonville Prison. Dublin: private circulation, 1950.

McGarrity, Joseph. Typescript, Philadelphia Draft Speech by Joseph McGarrity, 1916. 1916. http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl%3A336658.

McGun, E. Typescript, Draft Speech, "page 7", Easter 1952. 1952, http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:336662.

Monteith, Robert. Casement’s Last Adventure. Chicago: Robert Monteith, 1932.

Murphy, T. W. Dublin after the Six Days' Insurrection: Thirty-one Pictures From the Camera of Mr. T. W. Murphy. Dublin: Mecredy, Percy and Co., Ltd., 1916. http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:119133.

O’Brien, R. Barry. The Autobiography of Theobald Wolfe Tone, 1763-1798. Vol. 2. London: T. Fisher Unwin, 1893.

O’Casey, Sean. The Plough and the Stars: A Tragedy in Four Acts. New York: MacMillian, 1926.

O’Casey, Sean. The Sacrifice of Thomas Ashe. Dublin: Fergus O’Connor, 1918.

O’Casey, Sean. The Story of the Irish Citizen Army. Dublin and London: Maunsel & Co., Ltd., 1919.

O’Connor, Thomas Power and Robert McWade, introduction by Charles Stewart Parnell. Gladstone-Parnell, And The Great Irish Struggle: A Graphic Story of the Injustice and Oppression Inflicted Upon the Irish Tenantry, And a History of the Gigantic Movement Throughout Ireland, America and Great Britain For “Home Rule”; With Biographies of the Great Leaders, Gladstone, Parnell Davitt, Egan And Very Many Others. Philadelphia: Hubbard Bros.; 1886.

O’Higgins, Brian. Ten Golden Years Ago: A Little Memorial of Easter Week, 1916. Dublin: Brian O hUiginn, Stormanstown, Glasnevin, 1926.

O’Higgins, Brian. The Soldier’s Story of Easter Week: Poems of 191; Prison Letters, 1917-20, of Brian O’Higgins (Hitherto Unpublished); With Sketches of the Leaders by Liam C. Martin. Dublin: Brian O’Higgins, 1966.

Ó Huiginn, Brian. The Soldier’s Story of Easter Week. Dublin: Brian O’Higgins, “Stormanstown,” Glasnevin, Dublin, 1925.

O’Mahoney, P. What Independent Ireland Would Mean to the U.S. S.I.: s.n., 1916. http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:136682.

O’Shannon, Cathal. Souvenir Of The Golden Jubilee Of Fianna ÉIreann. Dublin[?]: s.n., 1959[?].

O’Sheehan, J. The Story of Theobald Wolfe Tone. Emton Press Booklets, No. 1. Dublin: The Emton Press, 1925[?].

Quinn, John. The Irish Home-Rule Convention: ‘Thoughts for a Convention,’ by George W. Russell. ‘A Defense of the Convention’ by the Right Hon. Sir Horace Plunkett. An Opinion, by John Quinn. New York: The Macmillian Co., 1917.

Redmond-Howard, Louis G. Six Days of the Irish Republic: A Narrative and Critical Account of the Latest Phase of Irish Politics. Boston: John W. Luce & Company, 1916.

Republic of Ireland Prospectus of the First Issue of Bond Certificates Authorized By Dáil Eireann The Elected Congress of the Irish People. Philadelphia, PA: American Depository Land Title & Trust Company, n.d. http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:138100.

Ryan, Desmond. The Man Called Pearse. Dublin: Maunsel and Company, Ltd., 1919.

Ryan, Desmond. Unique Dictator: A Study of Eamon de Valera. London: Arthur Barker Limited, 1936.

Samuel, Arthur Purefoy Irwin. With the Ulster Division in France: A Story of the 11th Battalion Royal Irish Rifles (South Antrim Volunteers), From Bordon to Thiepval, in Four Parts, Including Photographs and Maps / By A.P.I.S. and D.G.S. Belfast: William Mullan & Son, 1918.

Samuels, Arthur Warren, K.C., and foreword by Edward Dowden, LL.D., Litt.D. Home Rule: Fenian Home Rule: Home Rule All Round: Devolution: What do they mean? Dublin: Hodges, Figgis & Co., Ltd., 1912.

Savage, John. ’98 and ’48: The Modern Revolutionary History and Literature of Ireland. 4th ed. Chicago: Belford, Clarke and Co., 1882.

Shorter, Dora. The Tricolour: Poems Of The Irish Revolution. Dublin: Maunsel and Roberts, Limited, 1922.

Spindler, Karl. The Mystery of the Casement Ship: With Authentic Documents. Berlin: Kribe-Verlag, 1931.

Temple, John. Irish Rebellion or An History of the Attempts of Irish Papists to Extirpate the Protestants in the Kingdom of Ireland. S.n.: R. WIlks, 1812. http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:118558.

The Fenians' Progress: A Vision. New York: John Bradburn, 1865. http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:120884.

The Irish Times. Sinn Fein Rebellion Handbook, Easter 1916: A Complete and Connected Narrative of the Rising, with Detailed Accounts of the Fighting at all Points in Dublin and in the Country. Dublin: The Irish Times, 1916.

The Irish Times. Sinn Fein Rebellion Handbook, Easter 1916: A Complete and Connected Narrative of the Rising, with Detailed Accounts of the Fighting at all Points in Dublin and in the Country. Dublin: The Irish Times, 1917.

The Old Conspiracy: An Attempt to Present in Popular Form the Leading Points in Connection with the Present; Home Rule Agitation and to Demonstrate the Impossibility of a Final Settlement of the Irish Question by Means of the Proposed Legislation; with Notes, Extracts and Statistics Brought up to Date and Indexed by an Irish Imperialist. London: Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent & Co., Ltd., 1911.

Wells, Warre B. and N. Marlowe. A History of the Irish Rebellion of 1916. Dublin and London: Maunsel and Company, Limited, 1916.

Witherow, Thomas. The Boyne and Aghrim: or The Story of Some Famous Battlefields in Ireland. London and Belfast: William Mullan and Son, 1879.


1916 Rebellion Handbook. Dublin: The Mourne River Press, 1998.

Bartlett, Thomas. Ireland: A History. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2010.

BBC. “Aftermath: The Anglo-Irish War.” Easter 1916: From Home Rule to Independence. September 24, 2014. http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/british/easterrising/aftermath/af04.shtml.

BBC. “Aftermath: The Treaty.” Easter 1916: From Home Rule to Independence. September 24, 2014. http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/british/easterrising/aftermath/af06.shtml.

BBC. “Profiles: Sinn Féin.” Easter 1916: From Home Rule to Independence. September 24, 2014. http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/british/easterrising/profiles/po18.shtml.

BBC. “Profiles: The Irish Citizen Army.” Easter 1916: From Home Rule to Independence. September 24, 2014. http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/british/easterrising/profiles/po14.shtml.

Cleaver, Alan and Lesley Parks, eds. “The Christmas Truce, Winter 1914.” The National World War I Museum and Memorial. Accessed December 12, 2015. http://exhibitions.theworldwar.org/christmas-truce/.

Comerford, R. V. The Fenians in Context: Irish Politics and Society, 1848-82. Dublin: Wolfhouse Press, Humanities Press, Inc., 1985.

Falvey Memorial Library “Online Library Exhibits.” Villanova University. Accessed December 16, 2015. https://exhibits.library.villanova.edu/.

Graff-McRae, Rebecca. Remembering and Forgetting 1916: Commemoration and Conflict in Post-Peace Process Ireland. Dublin; Portland, OR: Irish Academic Press, 2010.

Knirck, Jason K. Women of the Dail: Gender, Republicanism and the Anglo-Irish Treaty. Dublin; Portland, OR: Irish Academic Press, 2006.

Lieberson, Goddard. The Irish Uprising, 1916-1922. New York: Macmilliam Co., 1966.

Mac Thomas, Eamonn. Down Dublin Streets 1916. Dublin: Irish Book Bureau, 1965.

Martin, F. X. The Howth Gun-Running and the Kilcoole Gun-Running, 1914. Dublin: Browne and Nolan, 1964.

Martin, F. X., ed. Leaders and Men of the Easter Rising: Dublin 1916. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 1967.

McCarthy, Mark. Ireland’s 1916 Rising: Explorations of History-Making, Commemoration & Heritage in Modern Times. Surrey, England: Ashgate, 2012.

McCoole, Sinead. Guns and Chiffon: Women Revolutionaries and Kilmainham Gaol, 1916-1923. Dublin: Stationary Office, 1997.

McGarry, Fearghal. The Rising: Ireland: Easter 1916. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2010.

Moody, T. W., F. X. Martin, and Dermot Keogh, eds., with Patrick Kiely. The Course of Irish History. 5th ed. Lanham, MD: Roberts Rinehart Publishers, 2012.

Moody, T. W., and F.X. Martin, ed. The Course of Irish History. Lanham, MD: Radio Telefís Éireann / Roberts Rinehart Publishers, 1995.

Neidhardt, W. S. Fenianism in North America. University Park: The Pennsylvania State University Press, 1975.

Ni Dhonnchadha, Mairin, and Theo Dorgan. Revising the Rising. Derry: Field Day, 1991.

O’Donnell, C. J. Ireland in the Great War: The Irish Insurrection of 1916 Set in its Context of the World War. Belfast: Atholl, 1992.

O’Donnell, Ruan. America and the 1916 Rising. New York: Friends of Sinn Fein, Inc., 2015.

Purdon, Edward. The 1916 Rising. Cork: Mercier Press, 1999.

Ryan, Annie, and Thomas MacDonagh. Witnesses Inside the Easter Rising. Dublin: Liberties Press, 2005.

The Irish People, Newspaper Clipping. “Editorial: Proclamation of the Irish Republic – 1916.” April 10, 1982. Bronx, N.Y.: The Irish People, 1982. http://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:144164.

Townshend, Charles. Easter 1916: The Irish Rebellion. Lanham, MD: Ivan R. Dee, 2006.

Turnbull, David. “Maps are Territories: Science is an Atlas; A Portfolio of Exhibits.” Inventive Labs, 2008. http://territories.indigenousknowledge.org/home/contents.

U.S. National Archives and Records Administration. “Discovery and Recovery: Preserving Iraqi Jewish Heritage.” Accessed December 12, 2015. http://www.ija.archives.gov/exhibit-pages/discovery-recovery.html.

U.S. National Archives and Records Administration. “The Charters of Freedom.” Accessed December 12, 2015. http://www.archives.gov/exhibits/charters/.