Irish Election Literature

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Leaflet from Michael D. Higgins -2018 Presidential Election #Aras18 October 15, 2018

From the 2018 Presidential Election Campaign a leaflet from Michael D. Higgins.



1982 Leaflet from The Anti Amendment Campaign May 7, 2018

From the run up to the 1983 Abortion Referendum a leaflet from the The Anti Amendment Campaign outlining their reasons for opposing the holding of a Referendum. It has the founding statement of the Campaign as well as a list of public figures and groups that backed the campaign.
Many thanks to the sender.



From 1987 “Mayday! Galway and the Origins of International Labour Day” with introduction from Michael D Higgins September 16, 2012

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From 1987 a pamphlet by John Cunningham , with an Introdduction by Michael D Higgins “Mayday! Galway and the Origins of International Labour Day” . Its an interesting read and I’ve uploaded it in pdf format here.
Or else click on the image to launch.
John Cunningham now has an excellent site on Galway History


1979 leaflet for Michael D Higgins -Labour Party- Connaught Ulster -European Elections June 27, 2012

From the 1979 European Elections a leaflet from the then Councillor and now President of Ireland, Michael D Higgins running for Labour in Connaught Ulster.
He polled 13,062 votes and failed to win a seat. (Result Here)



Poster for “A Gig Featuring The Stunning and Michael D” Sunday 23rd October October 21, 2011

A Poster for the Michael D Higgins benefit gig on Sunday 23rd of October in the Village on Wexford Street featuring amongst others The Stunning.
Many thanks to the sender.


Six page leaflet “Michael D. Higgins For President of Ireland” -Labour Party – 2011 Presidential Election October 10, 2011

From the 2011 Presidential Election a six page leaflet from Labour Party candidate Michael D Higgins. There is a profile of the candidate, a message from the candidate, his vision for the Presidency and ways to put your talents to work with Michael D.
many thanks to the candidate for sending this on.



Canvassing Card from Michael D Higgins -Labour -2011 Presidential Election October 4, 2011

A small canvassing card from Labour Presidential candidate Michael D Higgins.
Many thanks to the candidate for sending it on.



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