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University in War & Revolution

Project Credits and Acknowledgements



  • Gearóid Barry, John Cunningham, Conor McNamara (History, NUI Galway)
  • Barry Houlihan (NUI Galway Library Archives)

Project advisor

Niall McSweeney (NUI Galway Library)

With special thanks for Mary Harris, coordinator of A Nation Rising, NUI Galway's commenmorative programme.


Student research interns

Jordan Markey, Fiona O'Mahony, and Shane Spelman. 

With thanks to Edward Herring, Dean of the College of Arts, Social Sciences & Celtic Studies for the support which made this internship scheme possible.

NUI Galway Library, Archives and Special Collections

John Cox (University Librarian), Marie Boran, Margo Donohue, Bredan Duffy, Kieran Hoarem Margaret Hughes, and Aisling Keane.

Advice and expertise

Daniel Carey, Dara Folan, and Shane Spelman.

Thanks for the support from the President's Office, the Registrar's Office, the Moore Institute, Acadamh na hOllscolaíochta Gaeilge, and the Marketing and Communications Office.

Digital exhibition

Facilitated by Cillian Joy, Digital Publishing and Innovation, NUI Galway Library

Contribtion of archival material

Michael Fahy, Loughrea; Úna Kavanagh and the Kavanagh family, Galway and Kerry; Joe Monaghan, Athenry; Brian Quinn, Athenry; the Relatives and Friends of Galway 1916; the Curran Family, Dublin

Permission to use the archival images of:

The Connacht Tribune Ltd; Tom Kenny, Kenny's Bookshop and Gallery; University College Dublin Archives; the National Library of Ireland.