Official Christmas card of Kaiser Wilhelm II sent to Hugh, 5th Earl of Lonsdale in 1903.

Germany before 1914: social reform and British emulation

Britain's commemoration of the First World War must avoid depicting Imperial Germany as a simplified, demonised, or monolithic enemy. To do so brings with it the danger of distorting modern perceptions of Germany as well as misrepresenting Britain's role in the Europe of a century ago.

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Anzac Day Commemoration 2014

ANZAC Day address given by Professor Jeff Kildea, Keith Cameron Chair of Australian History at University College Dublin, at Grangegorman Military Cemetery, Dublin on 25 April 2014.

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Minutes of the Emergency Committee of the Leinster Football Association

Minutes of the Emergency Committee of the Leinster Football Association

This month’s document is the transcript of the minutes of the Leinster Football Association, an organisation whose papers are held in UCD Archives as part of a large collection of records from professional, sporting, and trades associations which make UCD’s collections arguably the best in the country for the social and civic history of twentieth century Ireland.

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