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EPHEMERA

Title

Songs - Poems and Verse

Object Name

Booklet

Date Made

c.1970s
c.1970s

Place Made

Northern Ireland: County Antrim: Belfast
Belfast

Description

Booklet entitled ' The Orange Cross; Songs, Poems and Verse' (Second Edition), subtitled 'Their only crime is Loyalty', offshoot of the Orange cross newspaper. A collection of loyalist songs and poems including ‘There’s a wee spot in Ulster’ and ‘Ulster won’t die’. Another poem, ‘The Four Steep Inn’ describes an IRA bomb attack on a pub on the Shankill Road on 29 September 1971 which killed two men and injured 27 other people.

Materials

paper

Place Collected

Northern Ireland: County Antrim: Belfast
Belfast

Catalogue Number

BELUM.W2011.2059

Copyright

National Museums NI