Further Information

Please see our main online exhibit, “Sworn to be Free: Irish Nationalism 1860-1921” at




For information on the Easter Rising:


For information on Irish-American Culture and History:

  • Lee, J.J. and Marion R. Casey, ed., Making the Irish American: History and Heritage of the Irish in the United States. New York, New York University Press, 2006.

  • Meagher, Timothy. ““Irish All the Time”: Ethnic Consciousness among the Irish in Worcester, Massachusetts, 1880-1905.” Journal of Social History, Vol. 19, No. 2 (Winter, 1985), pp. 273-303

    • -- Ibid., ed., The Columbia Guide to Irish American History. New York, Columbia University Press, 2005.

  • Moynihan, Sinead. "Other People's Diasporas": Negotiating Race in Contemporary Irish and Irish American Culture. New York, Syracuse University Press, 2013. 


For information on Irish Embassy’s Commemoration of the Easter Rising: https://www.dfa.ie/irish-embassy/usa/our-role/commemorations-in-the-us/ireland-2016-usa/


For information on the Catholic University of America’s Certificate in Irish Studies: http://irishstudies.cua.edu/


To further explore ACUA’s collections, go to our online finding aids page at: https://libraries.catholic.edu/special-collections/archives/collections/finding-aid.html

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