Copy of barricaded window at RCSI.

Title

Copy of barricaded window at RCSI.

Subject

The centenary of the 1916 Rising in Dublin

Description

A copied structure of a window at RCSI, barricaded by the insurgents within the building.
'On taking the building, the insurgents barricaded the windows and the front door. Frank Robbins was one of those assigned to this task. "Necessity knows no law and acting on this axiom [we] decided upon the use of books for this purpose. The amount available was more than sufficient".'

Creator

Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (RCSI)

Source

RCSI 'Surgeons and Insurgents' Exhibition

Publisher

Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (RCSI)

Date

31 March 2016

Contributor

Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (RCSI)

Rights

Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (RCSI), 123 St. Stephen's Green, Dublin 2, Ireland

Format

.jpg photograph

Language

English

Type

Photograph

Original Format

Photograph

Files

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Citation

Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (RCSI), “Copy of barricaded window at RCSI. ,” RCSI, accessed May 31, 2020, http://digitalheritagecollections.rcsi.ie/surgeonsandinsurgents/items/show/4.

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