Cumann na mBan 1913-25
Book ID: 63455
Cumann na mBan and The Women of Ireland 1913-25. Kilkenny: The Kilkenny People, 1969. Pp, 312. With illustrations. Pictorial wrappers. Gift inscription to front free endpaper and tape repair to first few pages.
Cumann na mBan (the Irishwomen’s Council) was founded in Wynne’s Hotel, Dublin in April 1914 as a female auxiliary to the Irish Volunteers. Its primary aim was to advance the cause of Irish liberty through arming and equipping Irishmen for the defense of Ireland.