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Courtesy John Breslin and Sarah-Anne Buckley.

In so far as there is a classic West Cork Face O’Donovan Rossa has it in the 1866 photo he seems to have been a redhead with freckles.

Recollections of O’Donovan Rosa, pre Famine West Cork Beggars, Cripples, Fair at Newmill, Faction Fights, ‘The Nation’, Whiteboys, ‘Keepers’ minding Corn before Seizure by Landlord During Famine

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Souvenir of Funeral of O’Donovan Rossa (1831-1915), pieces by Arthur Griffith, Curtis O’Leary, James Connolly, McDonagh among others.

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