Dr Ann Matthews; The long General Election Campaign 1917-1918
‘Exploring the National Plebiscite 1917-1918, and its significant role in the creation of the first Provisional Republican Government in 1919’.
Ann’s paper will examine how with the Irish National Aid Volunteer Dependents Fund, the National Plebiscite kept the flame of 1916 alive, leading to the creation of the Provisional
Republican Government,(first Dáil Eireann), 1919-1921.
@ 7.30pm in the Source, Cathedral Street, Thurles
Tea & coffee served