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“Come out of such a land, you Irishmen”: Daniel O’Connell, American Slavery, and the Making of the Irish Race

Bruce Nelson

in Irish Nationalists and the Making of the Irish Race

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691153124
eISBN:
9781400842230
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691153124.003.0004
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter examines Irish nationalism in the context of the debate over slavery and abolition. It focuses on the figure of Daniel O'Connell. O'Connell was by reputation Ireland's liberator; he ... More


The role of the Dublin nationalist press in events leading to the downfall of the Irish nationalist movement in 1848

Ann Andrews

in Newspapers and Newsmakers: The Dublin Nationalist Press in the Mid-Nineteenth Century

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9781781381427
eISBN:
9781781382165
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781381427.003.0002
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

Concentrating on the causes and consequences of disunity within the Irish nationalist movement from the end of 1843, this chapter examines the destructive power of the Dublin nationalist press. It ... More


‘Ourselves alone’: Repeal, 1840–45

Christine Kinealy

in Repeal and Revolution: 1848 in Ireland

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719065163
eISBN:
9781781702963
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719065163.003.0002
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter begins with a brief look at Daniel O'Connell, the man who was inextricably linked with the nationalist movement in the early decades of the nineteenth century. It examines the key issues ... More


1886

Iain Mclean and Alistair McMillan

in State of the Union

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
February 2006
ISBN:
9780199258208
eISBN:
9780191603334
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199258201.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, UK Politics

This chapter examines the unravelling of the Union between 1800 and 1886. The UK of Great Britain and Ireland was created in 1800, and the Union flag then took on its modern design, with crosses to ... More


Challenging the Union: American Repeal and U.S. Diplomacy

David Sim

in A Union Forever: The Irish Question and U.S. Foreign Relations in the Victorian Age

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801451843
eISBN:
9780801469688
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801451843.003.0002
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

This chapter looks at Irish political leader Daniel O'Connell's transatlantic campaign for the repeal of the Act of Union between Britain and Ireland in the 1840s. O'Connell's campaign received ... More


The Corporate World Unravels, 1815–1840

Jacqueline Hill

in From Patriots to Unionists: Dublin Civic Politics and Irish Protestant Patriotism, 1660-1840

Published in print:
1997
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198206354
eISBN:
9780191677083
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198206354.003.0015
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

During the 1820s and 1830s, it became increasingly apparent that changes in the wider political world were rendering Dublin corporation's role as a representative body and guardian of Patriot values ... More


The Ancien Régime Defended, 1822–1832

Jacqueline Hill

in From Patriots to Unionists: Dublin Civic Politics and Irish Protestant Patriotism, 1660-1840

Published in print:
1997
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198206354
eISBN:
9780191677083
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198206354.003.0014
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

By the end of 1822, the late John Giffard's party in the Dublin city commons was in disarray. In the apparent bankruptcy of the strategy proclaimed by Giffard as far back as 1800, he argued that, ... More


The Nation and the Dublin Repeal Press

Ann Andrews

in Newspapers and Newsmakers: The Dublin Nationalist Press in the Mid-Nineteenth Century

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9781781381427
eISBN:
9781781382165
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781381427.003.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

In this chapter the Dublin nationalist press is portrayed as a formidable propaganda machine in its support for Daniel O’Connell’s Loyal National Repeal Association that campaigned to repeal the 1800 ... More


Newspapers and Newsmakers: The Dublin Nationalist Press in the Mid-Nineteenth Century

Ann Andrews

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9781781381427
eISBN:
9781781382165
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781381427.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

Focussing on the years 1842 to 1867, Newspapers and Newsmakers evaluates the impact of the Dublin nationalist press on the Irish nationalist cause in its aspirations to overthrow the 1800 Act of ... More


The Birmingham Political Union

in Irish Birmingham: A History

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846314742
eISBN:
9781846316043
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846314742.003.0003
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter begins with a discussion of the arrival of Irish migrants in Birmingham in the early 1800s. It then describes the successful campaign for Catholic emancipation in Ireland led by lawyer ... More


‘Democracy’ and the Irish People, 1830–48

Laurent Colantonio

in Re-imagining Democracy in the Age of Revolutions: America, France, Britain, Ireland 1750-1850

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199669158
eISBN:
9780191757365
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199669158.003.0012
Subject:
History, Political History, History of Ideas

The mass movements led by Daniel O’Connell were perceived as ‘democratic’ not only within the British Isles but also on the European continent. O’Connell presented himself as a democrat – meaning by ... More


Sins of the Nation

CHRISTOPHER MORASH

in Writing the Irish Famine

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198182795
eISBN:
9780191673887
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198182795.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature

In 1771, Charles Walmsley published The General History of the Christian Church under his pen-name, Pastorini. Walmsley was a Catholic cleric, and for a brief period his prophecies looked as if they ... More


Recriminations: Viceroy’s Memorandum and Bishops’ Memorial

DONAL A. KERR

in ‘A Nation of Beggars’?: Priests, People, and Politics in Famine Ireland, 1846–1852

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198207375
eISBN:
9780191677649
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198207375.003.0003
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

By May 1847, the second and most disastrous year of the Famine, with its horrendous death-toll, was over. The failure and death of Daniel O'Connell and the feeling of helplessness in the country when ... More


Repeal, Rebellion, and American Slavery, 1829–1848

David Brundage

in Irish Nationalists in America: The Politics of Exile, 1798–1998

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
April 2016
ISBN:
9780195331776
eISBN:
9780199378166
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195331776.003.0004
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century, American History: 20th Century

This chapter examines the rise and fall of the American wing of the Irish movement to the repeal of the Act of Union. Much attention is given to Daniel O’Connell, the leader of movement in Ireland. ... More


The Head Pacificator and Captain Rock: Sedition, Suicide, and Honest Tom Steele

Patrick Maume

in Crime, Violence and the Irish in the Nineteenth Century

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781786940650
eISBN:
9781786944986
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781786940650.003.0013
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

The Rockites had a varied armoury of intimidation and terror. This essay, scrutinises the role of ‘Honest’ Tom Steele, one of O’Connell’s trusted lieutenants and the man to whom he gave the moniker ... More


Ribbonism, O’Connellism, and Catholicism in the 1820s and 1830s

Kyle Hughes and Donald M. MacRaild

in Ribbon Societies in Nineteenth-Century Ireland and its Diaspora: The Persistence of Tradition

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781786941350
eISBN:
9781789629286
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781786941350.003.0004
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

This chapter explores the development of Ribbonism in those two turbulent decades, and considers key aspects of social, religious, and political turmoil that provided a fitting setting for the ... More


The Limits of Democracy: Ireland 1778–1848

Sean Connolly

in Re-imagining Democracy in the Age of Revolutions: America, France, Britain, Ireland 1750-1850

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199669158
eISBN:
9780191757365
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199669158.003.0013
Subject:
History, Political History, History of Ideas

Though ideas of democracy had considerable currency in Ireland, to understand of the longer-term development of this political culture their specificity needs stressing. United Irish leaders aimed ... More


Irish Birmingham: A History

James Moran

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846314742
eISBN:
9781846316043
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846316043
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

Birmingham has long been shaped by its Irish residents. The migration caused by Ireland's potato famine gave Birmingham the fourth highest Irish-born population of any English or Welsh town in the ... More


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