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Pictured hours before his assassination: Last photograph of IRA leader Michael Collins found in an attic after 90 years

The remarkable photograph taken on August 22, 1922 by 18-year-old Agnes Hurley, has only come to light after being discovered in the attic of a Dublin house.

Michael Collins, was an Irish revolutionary leader, Minister for Finance & Teachta Dala (TD) for Cork South in the First Dail of Director of Intelligence for the IRA, & member of the Irish delegation during the Anglo-Irish Treaty negotiations. Michael Collins, Highlands, Dublin, Ireland 1916, Irish Independence, Irish Free State, Irish Republican Army, The Ira, Erin Go Bragh

Michael Collins - Irish leader

Michael Collins was born on October 16th 1890, and died August 22nd 1922. Michael "Mick" Collins was an Irish revolutionary leader who played various leadership roles in Irish government including Minister for Finance, Director of Intelligence for the IRA, Commander-in-chief for the National Army and President of the Irish Republic. Michael Collins was killed on 22 August 1922 during an ambush while he was still engaged to Kitty Kiernan.

Michael Collins, Revolutionary And Founder Of The Irish Free State. Photo He did what was thought to be impossible.Born: October County Cork and Assassinated: August Béal na Bláth. B/W Photo Colourised by Pearse. Ireland 1916, Dublin Ireland, Ireland Map, Funeral, First Color Photograph, Roisin Dubh, Irish Independence, Irish Free State, What Is Thinking

Michael Collins, Revolutionary And Founder Of The Irish Free State. Photo 1922. He did what was thought to be impossible. B/W Photo Colourised by Pearse.

 If he had lived I think he might have changed Irish history. [ I have been to Dublin Ireland and have been to the places of the Easter Rising. Irish Republican Brotherhood, Irish Republican Army, Ireland 1916, Galway Ireland, Irish Independence, Easter Rising, Erin Go Bragh, Irish People, Michael Collins

96 years ago today, Michael Collins was executed at Béal na Bláth, Co. Cork by anti-treaty forces.

96 years ago today Michael Collins was executed at Béal na Bláth Co. Cork by anti-treaty forces.

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Last Photo of Michael Collins Alive 1922 outside the Munster Arms Hotel, Bandon, Co. Cork , Ireland Collins' convoy passing Lees Hotel in Bandon 20 minutes before reaching Beal na mBláth (est. Irish Republican Brotherhood, Ireland 1916, Michael Collins, Ireland Homes, Al Capone, Thats The Way, Old Photos, Touring

Michael Collins' final minutes before his murder recalled by author | IrishCentral.com

Journalist and author Colm Connolly sheds some light on the photograph of Michael Collins believed to have been ...

A now iconic image of Michael Collins, taking at the funeral of Arthur Griffith. Irish Republican Brotherhood, Ireland 1916, Northern Irish, Erin Go Bragh, Irish People, Michael Collins, Liam Neeson, Dublin, History

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A now iconic image of Michael Collins, taking at the funeral of Arthur Griffith.

Today is the anniversary of the death of Irish revolutionary leader Michael Collins. On August Collins was shot and killed while fighting for freedom during the Irish Civil War. Check out his family tree on Geni! Irish Republican Army, Irish Pride, Celtic Pride, Celtic Symbols, Belfast City, Dublin City, Historia Universal, Erin Go Bragh, Michael Collins

1922 – Michael Collins secretly authorised the formation of a specially-paid unit of 70 IRA volunteers, known as the ‘Belfast City Guard’, to protect districts from loyalist attack. It operated until August 1922.

In Northern Ireland there were continual breaches of the Truce by ‘unauthorised loyalist paramilitary forces’. The predominantly Protestant, Unionists government of Northern Ireland sup…

Irish soldier and politician Michael Collins on release from prison for his part in the Easter Rising of In 1921 he negotiated the peace treaty with Britain. Collins was killed by anti-treaty. Get premium, high resolution news photos at Getty Images Michael Collins, Ireland 1916, Ireland Map, Irish Independence, Irish Free State, Easter Rising, County Cork Ireland, Erin Go Bragh, Irish People

Irish soldier and politician Michael Collins on release from prison...

Irish soldier and politician Michael Collins (1890 - 1922) on release from prison for his part in the Easter Rising of 1916. In 1921 he negotiated the peace treaty with Britain. Collins was killed by anti-treaty republicans in an ambush near Bandon in County Cork… Credit: Hogan

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The photos of Michael Collins look amazing