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EPHEMERA

Title

Away God Speed!

Object Name

Poster

Maker

Reigh, J. D. (Primary maker)
Reigh, J. D. (maker)

Date Made

1886
1886

Place Made

Republic of Ireland: County Dublin: Dublin
Dublin

Description

Printed chromolithograph poster free with 'United Ireland' journal Saturday 16 Jan 1886, titled ' Away! God Speed!' featuring Erin waving goodbye a ship bearing a flag 'God Save Ireland.' Signed by J. D. [John Dooley] Reigh. By the early 1880s, Reigh was contributing a weekly coloured cartoon for the saturday edition of 'United Ireland', generally favourable to the paper's founder, C. S. Parnell and the Irish Parliamentary party. His work also appeared in 'The Nation' and 'Shamrock'.

Materials

paper

Place Collected

Northern Ireland: County Antrim: Belfast
Belfast

Catalogue Number

BELUM.W2012.260

Copyright

National Museums NI