Prisoners of Conscience in Lincoln Prison 1918-1919
01 Sep 2017 - 15 Sep 2017
A display exploring the imprisonment during the First World War in Lincoln prison
This small display within the Orientation Hall examines both the imprisonment of conscientious objectors during the First World War and the history of a group of Sinn Fein Prisoners, including Eamon de Valera, who escaped from Lincoln prison in 1919.
Read more about it in our recent blog here - https://www.thecollectionmuseum.com/blog/view/prisoners-of-conscience