05 August-Michael Banim

Michael Banim writer and Kilkenny businessman was brother of the author John Banim. He collaborated with his brother on several writing projects but was the principal author of works such as The Croppy. He was Postmaster of Kilkenny for many years and served a term as Mayor of Kilkenny City. Michael Banim was born in Kilkenny in 1796 On This Day

The Croppy photo

Photo by Internet Archive Book Images

 

The Croppy photo

Photo by Internet Archive Book Images

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