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Michael Collins, was an Irish revolutionary leader, Minister for Finance & Teachta Dala (TD) for Cork South in the First Dail of 1919, Director of Intelligence for the IRA, & member of the Irish delegation during the Anglo-Irish Treaty negotiations. Subsequently, he was both Chairman of the Provisional Government & Commander-in-Chief of the National Army. Throughout this time, he was also President of the Irish Republican Army. Collins was shot & killed in August 1922.


Michael Collins, Revolutionary And Founder Of The Irish Free State. Photo 1919. He did what was thought to be impossible.


This official handbook of the Irish Free State (printed in 1932) is the most amazing production, filled with woodblock engravings by the likes of Harry Kernoff and images by Paul Henry, and it was printed on paper from the Swiftbrook Paper Mills in Dublin...


Map Of UK And Ireland | Map of UK Counties in Great Britain, Northern Ireland, and in addition ...


An image from the Irish Civil War. The Irish Civil War (Irish: Cogadh Cathartha na hÉireann; 28 June 1922 – 24 May 1923) followed the Irish War of Independence and accompanied the establishment of the Irish Free State; an entity independent from the United Kingdom but within the British Empire.