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Major Famine Memorials

Emily Mark-Fitzgerald

in Commemorating the Irish Famine: Memory and the Monument

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9781846318986
eISBN:
9781781380949
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846318986.003.0006
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

Although the majority of Famine monuments in Ireland and the diaspora have been privately conceived and funded by grassroots community groups, a small number of major commemorative efforts built ... More


Ireland’s popular response

Paul Huddie

in The Crimean War and Irish Society

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781781382547
eISBN:
9781786945464
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781382547.003.0004
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter will show that between 1854 and 1856 the Crimean War formed a central part of life for a broad cross-section of Irish people, regardless of class or creed, and even Irish culture. It ... More


Commemorating bonds of Union: remembering the Ulster Special Constabulary at the National Memorial Arboretum

L. J. Armstrong

in The Northern Ireland Troubles in Britain: Impacts, engagements, legacies and memories

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780719096310
eISBN:
9781526120809
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719096310.003.0023
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

In 2006, two acts of commemoration took place to the memory of the Ulster Special Constabulary (USC). One was staged in a public site of national commemoration at the National Memorial Arboretum ... More


Civic War Memorials: Public Pride and Private Grief

Peter Donaldson

in Remembering the South African War: Britain and the Memory of the Anglo-Boer War, from 1899 to the Present

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9781846319686
eISBN:
9781781381038
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846319686.003.0002
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter will examine the sense of transition inherent in the South Africa War impacted on, and was highlighted by, the memorialisation process as the services of professional as well as citizen ... More


Pro Patria Mori: Remembering the Regiment

Peter Donaldson

in Remembering the South African War: Britain and the Memory of the Anglo-Boer War, from 1899 to the Present

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9781846319686
eISBN:
9781781381038
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846319686.003.0003
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter will move the discussion on to the military world. Here there was a long tradition of memorial construction from which to draw. Yet, with the public’s interest and involvement in ... More


Vitai Lampada: Remembering the War in Schools

Peter Donaldson

in Remembering the South African War: Britain and the Memory of the Anglo-Boer War, from 1899 to the Present

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9781846319686
eISBN:
9781781381038
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846319686.003.0004
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter examines the ways in which the service of former pupils was remembered by their alma maters. The focus falls mostly, though not exclusively, on public schools. Memorials built in ... More


Conclusion

Peter Donaldson

in Remembering the South African War: Britain and the Memory of the Anglo-Boer War, from 1899 to the Present

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9781846319686
eISBN:
9781781381038
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846319686.003.0008
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter summarizes the book’s major themes and presents some final thoughts. It concludes that the South African War both shaped and reflected the remembrance of the Great War. The intense ... More


Stones of Empire: Monuments, Memorials, and Manifest Authority

G. A. Bremner

in Architecture and Urbanism in the British Empire

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2016
ISBN:
9780198713326
eISBN:
9780191781766
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198713326.003.0004
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History, Cultural History

This chapter asks what it means to speak of ‘British imperial architecture’, seeking to expand on the specific relationship between built form and imperial authority/ideology in the wider British ... More


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