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ILLUMINATED ADDRESS

Title

Address to Joseph Devlin Esq., MP

Object Name

Illuminated Address

Maker

Joseph Dempsey (Primary maker)
Joseph Dempsey (maker)

Date Made

1909
1909

Place Made

Northern Ireland: County Antrim: Belfast
Belfast

Description

Illuminated address to Joseph Devlin, MP, from the officers and members of Division 114 AOH (Ancient Order of Hibernians) Belfast, on the occasion of his visit to their Division, signed on behalf of the Members by James Watters. President; John Kennedy, Vice-President; Fred Devlin, Vice-President; Francis Gallagher, Treasurer; James Byrne, F. Secretary; and A. J. South, Rec. Secretary; with depiction of Erin at top; cartouche of crest and motto of AOH to left and cartouche depicting a setting sun behind a Celtic cross with motto 'IQ HOC E DONU VINCRE' across base with motto 'Faith Hope Charity' on ribbon between Ireland (depicted by a harp, wolfhound and round tower) and Australia (depicted by a crowned shield supported by a kangaroo and an emu) with view of Belfast from [the Castlereagh Hills] at bottom, surmounted by the Arms and Motto of the City

Materials

paper

Place Collected

Northern Ireland: County Antrim: Belfast: Donegall Street
Donegall Street

Catalogue Number

BELUM.W2012.714

Copyright

National Museums NI