File 2 - Newspaper Clippings relating to the Irish Civil War

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IE CA CP/1/14/2


Newspaper Clippings relating to the Irish Civil War


  • 1922 (Creation)

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28 items; Clipping

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Original newspaper clippings relating to the Civil War assembled by the editors of 'The Capuchin Annual'. The file comprises clippings from the 'Cork Examiner' and the 'Evening Echo' and contains reports on hostilities between Free State forces and republicans mainly in Munster.
The file includes:
• ‘Heavy Firing in Limerick City / Encounter in Clare / Commandant Breen’s Declaration’, 'Cork Examiner', 13 July 1922.
• 'Cork Examiner', 15 July 1922.
• 'Cork Examiner', 30-31 July 1922.
• ‘Cork and Peace / Harry Boland Shot / Cork Coachmakers’ Strike’, 'Evening Echo', 2 Aug. 1922.
• ‘Manufacturing Atrocities / Protest by Free State Soldiers’. 'Cork Examiner', 4 Aug. 1922.

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The digital image shows a clipping of photographic prints of the destroyed infantry and cavalry barracks in Waterford in July 1922. The clipping is extant in this file.

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