Letters 1916 Project featured on Japan’s National Library website!

It’s great to see the Letters of 1916 Project made it in the news as far as Japan! The project was featured on the Current Awareness Portal back in September 2013. CA Portal is the site of the National Diet Library in Japan, which posts latest news about libraries, information science and their community. Click here to read the … Read more

A superb article on Letters of 1916 by Peter Murtagh in The Irish Times: History of the Rising, in our own words

Robert Doyle, Michael Gorman and Michael Hanna added their family letters to the Letters 1916 online collection. They showed The Irish Times the originals and other items of family history from the period and shared their family stories with Peter Murtagh. It is great to see that the Letters 1916 Project encouraged the three donors, as well as many others, … Read more

Interesting Questions… Letters 1916 Project on BBC News Northern Ireland

Easter Rising: Trinity College Dublin launches letters appeal “A leading Irish university has launched an ambitious project aimed at understanding more about one of the most tumultuous periods in the country’s history. Trinity College Dublin is gathering letters and photographs from the year spanning the 1916 Easter Rising to build a new digital archive on … Read more