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|Image ref no||0505/007|
|Caption||Arthur Griffith's funeral (1922)|
Collins, Michael (1890 - 1922)
Mulcahy, Richard (1886 - 1971)
O'Higgins, Kevin (1892-1927)
Free State soldiers at the funeral of Arthur Griffith, who died in Dublin on 12 August 1922.
Commander-in-Chief Michael Collins (left of centre) attends the state funeral with other senior officers. Richard Mulcahy is to Collins right, Diarmuid O'Hegarty (second from right) and Kevin O'Higgins stands behind O'Hegarty to the right.
Griffith died as President (Prime Minister) of Dáil Éireann and was the first Irish head of state to receive a state funeral.
|Collection||RTÉ Cashman Collection|
|Photographer||Cashman, Joseph (1881-1969)|
|Date of photograph||
(16/Aug/1922 - 16/Aug/1922)