Moments to remember

culturalheritageireland:

On the 25th of March 1846, during the the Irish famine, Michael Davitt was born in Straide, Co. Mayo. As a child he endured eviction, emigration and child labour. As an adult he became involved with the Fenians and in 1879 founded the Land League to campaign for fair rent, fixity of tenure and free sale of land.The image is from An Post.

culturalheritageireland:

On the 25th of March 1846, during the the Irish famine, Michael Davitt was born in Straide, Co. Mayo. As a child he endured eviction, emigration and child labour. As an adult he became involved with the Fenians and in 1879 founded the Land League to campaign for fair rent, fixity of tenure and free sale of land.The image is from An Post.