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EPHEMERA

Title

Building an Ireland of Equals

Object Name

Political poster

Maker

Sinn Fein (Primary maker)

Date Made

02/2001
2001
02/2001

Place Made

Northern Ireland: County Antrim: Belfast
Belfast

Description

Autographed Election Poster featuring photographic portrait of Gerry Adams with slogan 'Building an Ireland of Equals.' In the early 2000s Sinn Fein used the slogan ‘Building an Ireland of Equals’ in a number of election campaigns. In the 2001 UK General Election Gerry Adams easily retained the West Belfast seat with a majority of nearly twenty thousand votes. Adams retained the seat until he gave up the West Belfast seat in 2011.

Materials

Paper

Place Collected

Republic of Ireland: County Dublin: Dublin
Dublin

Catalogue Number

BELUM.W2011.500.9

Copyright

National Museums NI