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Easter Rising: Topics in Chronicling America

Search Strategies & Selected Articles

The links below provide access to a sampling of articles from historic newspapers that can be found in Chronicling America. You can further explore the topic of the "Easter Rising" using the following search strategies:

  • Use the following terms in combination, proximity, or as a phrase:
    Irish Revolt, Irish Rebellion, Irish Republican Brotherhood, Irish Volunteers, Irish Citizen Army, Army of the Irish Republic, Eoin MacNeill, Patrick Pearse, Thomas Clarke, Sean MacDiarmad, Joseph Plunkett, Eamonn Ceannt, James Connolly, Thomas MacDonagh, Roger Casement, Easter Rebellion
  • It is important to use a specific date range if looking for articles for a particular event in order to narrow your results. To narrow your results for this topic, search between April-May of 1916.
  • Many of the names were misspelled and/or shortened. Try various spellings – such as MacDiarmad/MacDiarmada, Eoin/John, etc.

Selected Articles from Chronicling America