Galway Immigrant Edward White, noted Uilleann Pipe Maker in 19th Century Boston

Irish Rebels Take over Dublin on April 25, 1916

J.J. McDermott of New York Won the first Boston Marathon in 1897

Parnell Society of Dublin Honors Fannie Parnell at Mt. Auburn Cemetery in Cambridge MA

Boston Athletes Dominate in the first Modern Olympic Games in Athens, Greece, 1896

South Boston's James B. Connolly, first medal winner in the 1896 Olympic Games in Athens