Early the next … 1916 Easter Rising Newspaper Archive The 1916 Easter Rising Newspaper Archives portal has been created by Irish Newspaper Archives to allow FREE access to Ireland’s regional and daily newspapers during the 1916 Easter Rising… On the 03 August 1916; Roger Casement was executed for his role in the 1916 Easter Rising.

During the 50th anniversary of the Rising in 1966 nationalist newspapers took a singularly different approach; the rebels who were denounced in 1916 were now being venerated as … Reporting the Rising: Press Coverage of Easter 1916 | The Century Ireland project is an online historical newspaper that tells the story of the events of Irish life a century ago

The last Rebel leader to be executed … Today we remember one of Ireland's great heros. On Easter Monday, 24 April 1916, roughly 1,200 armed republicans seized the General Post Office and other key buildings in central Dublin, and proclaimed an Irish Republic. The 1916 Volunteer and ‘The Irish Times’ This newspaper dismissed Edward Keegan when he left his desk to fight in the Easter Rising.