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Illuminations: The Whiteboys

Illuminations: The Whiteboys By:  J. Michael Finn Historians have noted that one reason for the success of American Revolution was

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The Virtues of the Irish: Illuminations12

Illuminations:  The Virtues of the Irish By:  J. Michael Finn Sylvester Horton Rosecrans was born in Homer, Ohio, to Crandall

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Illuminations: Jennie Wyse Power – Formidable and Under-Estimated

  Illuminations:  Jennie Wyse Power – Formidable and Under-Estimated By:  J. Michael Finn Jennie Wyse Power was born Jane O’Toole

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Illuminations:  Professor Mike Donovan

Illuminations:  Professor Mike Donovan By:  J. Michael Finn The sport of boxing came to the United States from England in

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Illuminations: Henry Joy McCracken

Illuminations: Henry Joy McCracken, County Antrim Rebel By:  J. Michael Finn Henry Joy McCracken was born in Belfast on August

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Illuminations: The First Bloody Sunday

Illuminations: The First Bloody Sunday By:  J. Michael Finn There were four events related to Irish History known as “Bloody

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Illuminations: Illegal Distilling in Ireland

Illuminations:  Illegal Distilling in Ireland By:  J. Michael Finn Back in the 1930s, my father worked as a traveling salesman. 

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Illuminations: Two Stories: Michael Corcoran & the Prince of Wales / Reverend Joseph Denning

Illuminations:  Michael Corcoran and the Prince of Wales By:  J. Michael Finn Michael Corcoran was born on September 21, 1827

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Illuminations: The Irish and the Boer War

Illuminations:  The Irish and the Boer War By:  J. Michael Finn The Boer War also known as Second Boer War,

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Illuminations: The Burning of Cork

Illuminations:  The Burning of Cork By:  J. Michael Finn This year we commemorate the 100th Anniversary of the Burning of

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