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Taheta 1947-1948. Page 33.
Description: Creator(s): Department of the Interior. Bureau of Indian Affairs. Mount Edgecumbe Boarding School. 1947-1983 Series: Yearbooks, 1947 - 1983 Production Date: 1947-1948 Scope and Content Note: This yearbook contains photographs of Taheta school staff and students, a senior class history, a "Senior Class Will", a "Senior Prophecy", photographs of student doing various activities, descriptions and group photographs of student clubs and student athletes, and a section reserved for autographs. Access Restriction(s):Unrestricted Use Restriction(s):Unrestricted Contact(s): National Archives at Seattle (RW-SE) 6125 Sand Point Way NE Seattle, WA 98115-7999 Phone: 206-336-5115 Fax: 206-336-5112 Email: [email protected] National Archives Identifier: 26434620 Local Identifier: SEAL-198 Persistent URL: catalog.archives.gov/id/26434620
Owner: The U.S. National Archives
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Baltinava Jewish Culture Society
Description: Though the village of Baltinava’s Jewish community never numbered higher than a few hundred the village was still home to Jewish mutual aid and cultural societies – as this book stamp demonstrates. In the years preceding the Second World War the Jews of Baltinava made up well over a third of the communities total population. The Nazis took Baltinava in July of 1941, and after initially executing a portion of the Jewish community, many of Baltinava’s remaining Jews were made to engage in forced labor. On August 11, 1941 the Nazis took the remaining Jews from Baltinava to the Baltnice forest where they were murdered. This book stamp is from a book looted by the Nazis and sorted by Colonel Seymour Pomrenze, one of “the Monuments Men,” at the Offenbach Archival Depot. There are two scrapbooks of archival markings from the books sorted at the Offenbach Depot in the Seymour Pomrenze Collection held by the American Jewish Historical Society (Call number P-933) There is a finding aid for the collection here The digitized scrapbooks are available here and here. For more information on this project check the Center’s blog: 16thstreet.tumblr.com/tagged/Offenbach-Depot Dr. Mitch Fraas, Acting Director of the Digital Humanities Forum at the University of Pennsylvania Libraries' Special Collections Center is working on a similar project for the German book stamps based on NARA microfilm of the volumes the American Jewish Historical Society currently holds. See viewshare.org/views/mfraas/offenbach-bookplates/ The Center for Jewish History would like to acknowledge the following: The American Jewish Historical Society, who graciously allowed the use of their archival materials and digital content; Mitch Fraas, Acting Director of the Digital Humanities Forum at the University of Pennsylvania Libraries' Special Collections Center, for his data and technical assistance in this project; David Rosenberg, Senior Manager for Communications, and Melanie Meyers, Senior Reference Services Librarian for Special Collections, for managing and creating the digital map; as well as Reference Services Librarian Zachary Loeb and Reference Services Assistant Ilya Slavutskiy for their work on translating and mapping. For copyright information, click here
Owner: Center for Jewish History, NYC
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Bondebryllup i Hardanger
Description: Tradisjonelt bryllup i Ulvik i Hardanger i mai 1954.
Owner: Riksarkivet (National Archives of Norway)
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ca_20140902_004
Description: Biserica din Misleanu
Owner: Costică Acsinte Archive
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In the Botanic Gardens, 1864-1866, by J.R. Clarke
Description: Find more detailed information about this photograph: acmssearch.sl.nsw.gov.au/search/itemDetailPaged.cgi?itemI... Search for more great images in the State Library's collections: acms.sl.nsw.gov.au/search/SimpleSearch.aspx From the collection of the State Library of New South Wales: www.sl.nsw.gov.au
Owner: State Library of New South Wales collection
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Bobbysocks
Description: Eurovision Song Contest, Gøteborg, 1985. Foto: Trygve Indrelid. Arkivref.: PA-0797_U_13225_013_019
Owner: Riksarkivet (National Archives of Norway)
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Celestograph X
Description: Date: 1893-94. Photographer: August Strindberg Photographic type: Celestograph Notes: Starry sky Part Of: National Library of Sweden, Collection of Manuscripts, Strindbergsrummet
Owner: National Library of Sweden
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Fannie Ratchford 1970_101_0104
Description: Title: Moore Slave Quarters, snapshot of log/board and batten house Location: Austin, Texas Date: 1935
Owner: Texas State Archives
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Ready for a start.
Description: Collection: Lochinvar Photograph Album Call number: PI/HH/1984.0001 System ID: 100383. Link to the catalog 39. "Ready for a start," man sitting on a horse. Please see our profile page for information on ordering. Scanned as TIFF in 2009/06/19 by MDAH. Credit: Courtesy of the Mississippi Department of Archives and History
Owner: Mississippi Department of Archives and History
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Mo. Revelfossen med gruppe.
Description: Tittel / Title: Mo. Revelfossen med gruppe. Beskrivelse / Description: Dato / Date: ca 1860-1900 Sted / Place: Nordland, Rana, Mo i Rana, Revelfossen, Tverråneset Fotograf / Photographer: Ole Tobias Olsen (1830-1924) Bildesignatur / Image Number: bldsa_OTO0410_A Digital kopi av original / Digital copy of original: negativ s/h glass, ca 16 (15) x 16,5 cm Eier / Owner Institution: Nasjonalbiblioteket / National Library of Norway Lenke / Link: www.nb.no
Owner: National Library of Norway
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Lake Corpus Christi State Park SP.32.60
Description: Title: Fence Specific Date: 1/8/1935 Architect: Bones, J. William, draftsman Remarks: Pencil on paper showing fence, including materials list, brace, angle and corner brace. Dimensions: LN: 32.625" x WD: 21.125'
Owner: Texas State Archives
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Lake Corpus Christi State Park SP.32.18
Description: Title: Park Roads Early Date: / /1934 Late Date: / /1945 Remarks: Pencil and colored pencil on paper showing park roads, including the proposed north route, proposed south route, present location of road, southern Pacific railroad ROW, C. P. & L. ROW, C.P.& L. property, Kate Jones property, park entrance. Dimensions: LN: 36.00" x WD: 21.50"
Owner: Texas State Archives
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Fredrikke Marie Qvam begraves 1938
Description: Foto: Schröder, Trondheim. Fra arkivet etter Norske Kvinners Sanitetsforening (Arkivref.: PA-0379 U12_1396).
Owner: Riksarkivet (National Archives of Norway)
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Fredrikke Marie Qvam begraves 1938
Description: Foto: Schröder, Trondheim. Fra arkivet etter Norske Kvinners Sanitetsforening (Arkivref.: PA-0379 U12_1400).
Owner: Riksarkivet (National Archives of Norway)
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CO 1069-795-12
Description: Description: Doge's Palace Location: Venice, Italy Date: 1930-1939 Description: Venice Location: Venice, Italy Date: 1930-1939 Description: 10.55. a.m. in Venice Location: Venice, Italy Date: 1930-1939 Our Catalogue Reference: Part of CO 1069/795 This image is part of the Colonial Office photographic collection held at The National Archives. Feel free to share it within the spirit of the Commons Please use the comments section below the pictures to share any information you have about the people, places or events shown. We have attempted to provide place information for the images automatically but our software may not have found the correct location. For high quality reproductions of any item from our collection please contact our image library
Owner: The National Archives UK
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CO 1069-730-7
Description: Description: Part of Tel-Aviv - Air Photo 1934. Location: Tel-Aviv, Palestine Date: 1934 Our Catalogue Reference: Part of CO 1069/730 This image is part of the Colonial Office photographic collection held at The National Archives. Feel free to share it within the spirit of the Commons Please use the comments section below the pictures to share any information you have about the people, places or events shown. We have attempted to provide place information for the images automatically but our software may not have found the correct location. For high quality reproductions of any item from our collection please contact our image library
Owner: The National Archives UK
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CO 1069-673-39
Description: Description: General views photographed by Herr Ing. Robert Deutsch, presented to His Majesty's Government through His Majesty's Legation at Vienna and received in Colonial Office 6 August 1931 Location: Seneban, Yemen Date: 1931 Description: General views photographed by Herr Ing. Robert Deutsch, presented to His Majesty's Government through His Majesty's Legation at Vienna and received in Colonial Office 6 August 1931 Location: Reda, Yemen Date: 1931 Our Catalogue Reference: Part of CO 1069/673 This image is part of the Colonial Office photographic collection held at The National Archives. Feel free to share it within the spirit of the Commons Please use the comments section below the pictures to share any information you have about the people, places or events shown. We have attempted to provide place information for the images automatically but our software may not have found the correct location. For high quality reproductions of any item from our collection please contact our image library
Owner: The National Archives UK
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CO 1069-672-13
Description: Description: Fille Fellah. Location: Egypt Date: 1890-1899 Our Catalogue Reference: Part of CO 1069/672 This image is part of the Colonial Office photographic collection held at The National Archives. Feel free to share it within the spirit of the Commons Please use the comments section below the pictures to share any information you have about the people, places or events shown. We have attempted to provide place information for the images automatically but our software may not have found the correct location. For high quality reproductions of any item from our collection please contact our image library
Owner: The National Archives UK
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CO 1069-690-1
Description: Description: Road construction in the Aden Protectorate Location: Aden, Yemen Date: 1958 Our Catalogue Reference: Part of CO 1069/690 This image is part of the Colonial Office photographic collection held at The National Archives. Feel free to share it within the spirit of the Commons Please use the comments section below the pictures to share any information you have about the people, places or events shown. We have attempted to provide place information for the images automatically but our software may not have found the correct location. For high quality reproductions of any item from our collection please contact our image library
Owner: The National Archives UK
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CO 1069-716-23
Description: Description: Malta. Valletta. View of Sliena from Fort Manoel Location: Valletta, Malta Date: 1870 Our Catalogue Reference: Part of CO 1069/716 This image is part of the Colonial Office photographic collection held at The National Archives. Feel free to share it within the spirit of the Commons Please use the comments section below the pictures to share any information you have about the people, places or events shown. We have attempted to provide place information for the images automatically but our software may not have found the correct location. For high quality reproductions of any item from our collection please contact our image library
Owner: The National Archives UK
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Henderson Lake Campground Opening
Description: June 29, 1961 12.7 cm x 10.1 cm. Black and white photograph. Physical Condition Good History/Biographical Albertan - Local. Acquisition Source Lethbridge Herald Photograph of the ribbon cutting ceremony in Henderson Lake Campground. To obtain high quality and larger reproductions of this image please visit the Galt Museum & Archives website: www.galtmuseum.com/archives.htm and include thIs number in your request: 19752311268
Owner: Galt Museum & Archives on The Commons
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CO 1069-549-79
Description: Description: The river and Thompson Road, Kuching. Location: Kuching, Borneo ------------------------------------------------------ Description: Chinese Chamber Of Commerce, Kuching. Location: Kuching, Borneo ------------------------------------------------------ Our Catalogue Reference: Part of CO 1069/549. This image is part of the Colonial Office photographic collection held at The National Archives. Feel free to share it within the spirit of the Commons. Please use the comments section below the pictures to share any information you have about the people, places or events shown. We have attempted to provide place information for the images automatically but our software may not have found the correct location. For high quality reproductions of any item from our collection please contact our image library
Owner: The National Archives UK
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CO 1069-549-35
Description: Description: Kuching. Location: Kuching, Borneo ------------------------------------------------------ Our Catalogue Reference: Part of CO 1069/549. This image is part of the Colonial Office photographic collection held at The National Archives. Feel free to share it within the spirit of the Commons. Please use the comments section below the pictures to share any information you have about the people, places or events shown. We have attempted to provide place information for the images automatically but our software may not have found the correct location. For high quality reproductions of any item from our collection please contact our image library
Owner: The National Archives UK
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CO 1069-549-53
Description: Description: Kuching. Mosque under construction. Location: Kuching, Borneo ------------------------------------------------------ Our Catalogue Reference: Part of CO 1069/549. This image is part of the Colonial Office photographic collection held at The National Archives. Feel free to share it within the spirit of the Commons. Please use the comments section below the pictures to share any information you have about the people, places or events shown. We have attempted to provide place information for the images automatically but our software may not have found the correct location. For high quality reproductions of any item from our collection please contact our image library
Owner: The National Archives UK
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CO 1069-517-44
Description: Description: These four photographs, showing the construction of the Telipok Bridge, on the Jesselton Tuaran Road, accompanied the P.W.D. Report for 2nd Quarter 1930. Location: Borneo Date: 1930 ------------------------------------------------------ Our Catalogue Reference: Part of CO 1069/517. This image is part of the Colonial Office photographic collection held at The National Archives. Feel free to share it within the spirit of the Commons. Please use the comments section below the pictures to share any information you have about the people, places or events shown. We have attempted to provide place information for the images automatically but our software may not have found the correct location. For high quality reproductions of any item from our collection please contact our image library
Owner: The National Archives UK
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CO 1069-502-025
Description: Description: The "Teong Kay" Arch which was awarded the Third Prize. Location: Penang, Malaya Date: 1937 ------------------------------------------------------ Description: The "Tuan Lo Sin" Arch (between junctions of Armenian and Archeen Streets.) Location: Penang, Malaya Date: 1937 ------------------------------------------------------ Our Catalogue Reference: Part of CO 1069/502. This image is part of the Colonial Office photographic collection held at The National Archives. Feel free to share it within the spirit of the Commons. Please use the comments section below the pictures to share any information you have about the people, places or events shown. We have attempted to provide place information for the images automatically but our software may not have found the correct location. For high quality reproductions of any item from our collection please contact our image library
Owner: The National Archives UK
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CO 1069-441-21
Description: Description: Fushun Coal Mine Location: Fushun, China Date: June 1946 ------------------------------------------------------ Our Catalogue Reference: Part of CO 1069/441. This image is part of the Colonial Office photographic collection held at The National Archives. Feel free to share it within the spirit of the Commons. Please use the comments section below the pictures to share any information you have about the people, places or events shown. We have attempted to provide place information for the images automatically but our software may not have found the correct location. For high quality reproductions of any item from our collection please contact our image library
Owner: The National Archives UK
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CO 1069-425-19
Description: Description: Gateway of American Legation, Barricade. Chinese had similar barricades 20yds beyond. Location: Peking, China Date: 1900 ------------------------------------------------------ Our Catalogue Reference: Part of CO 1069/425. This image is part of the Colonial Office photographic collection held at The National Archives. Feel free to share it within the spirit of the Commons. Please use the comments section below the pictures to share any information you have about the people, places or events shown. We have attempted to provide place information for the images automatically but our software may not have found the correct location. For high quality reproductions of any item from our collection please contact our image library
Owner: The National Archives UK
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CO 1069-391-17
Description: Description: Lord and Lady Hailes during their visit to St. Vincent. Location: St Vincent Date: 1957-1960 Our Catalogue Reference: Part of CO 1069/391 This image is part of the Colonial Office photographic collection held at The National Archives, uploaded as part of the Caribbean Through a Lens project. We have attempted to provide place information for the images automatically but our software may not have found the correct location. We need your help to fill in the gaps, to unearth the missing stories, the social and cultural memories from this selection of colonial recordings. Do you recognise anything or anyone in the photographs? Do they provoke any personal or historical memories? If so, please leave your comments, tags and stories to enrich our records. If you would like to get involved in our community project Caribbean through a lens, we would love to hear from you. For high quality reproductions of any item from our collection please contact our image library
Owner: The National Archives UK
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CO 1069-382-9
Description: Description: The airstrip, Newcastle. Location: Newcastle, Nevis Date: 1957-1958 Our Catalogue Reference: Part of CO 1069/382 This image is part of the Colonial Office photographic collection held at The National Archives, uploaded as part of the Caribbean Through a Lens project. We have attempted to provide place information for the images automatically but our software may not have found the correct location. We need your help to fill in the gaps, to unearth the missing stories, the social and cultural memories from this selection of colonial recordings. Do you recognise anything or anyone in the photographs? Do they provoke any personal or historical memories? If so, please leave your comments, tags and stories to enrich our records. If you would like to get involved in our community project Caribbean through a lens, we would love to hear from you. For high quality reproductions of any item from our collection please contact our image library
Owner: The National Archives UK
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CO 1069-259-14
Description: Description: Agriculture. C. D. & W. Scheme D.2376 & A. San Antonio Soil Conservation and Demonstration Holding. Location: Belize Date: 1950-1959 Our Catalogue Reference: Part of CO 1069/259 This image is part of the Colonial Office photographic collection held at The National Archives, uploaded as part of the Caribbean Through a Lens project. We have attempted to provide place information for the images automatically but our software may not have found the correct location. We need your help to fill in the gaps, to unearth the missing stories, the social and cultural memories from this selection of colonial recordings. Do you recognise anything or anyone in the photographs? Do they provoke any personal or historical memories? If so, please leave your comments, tags and stories to enrich our records. If you would like to get involved in our community project Caribbean through a lens, we would love to hear from you. For high quality reproductions of any item from our collection please contact our image library
Owner: The National Archives UK
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CO 1069-323-26
Description: Description: Antarctica and South Georgia in 1912 Location: South Georgia Date: 1912 ------------------------------------------------------ Description: Güausen Kjöus üt tif skibssiden. Location: South Georgia Date: 1912 ------------------------------------------------------ Our Catalogue Reference: Part of CO 1069/323. This image is part of the Colonial Office photographic collection held at The National Archives. Feel free to share it within the spirit of the Commons. Please use the comments section below the pictures to share any information you have about the people, places or events shown. We have attempted to provide place information for the images automatically but our software may not have found the correct location. For high quality reproductions of any item from our collection please contact our image library
Owner: The National Archives UK
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CO 1069-286-154
Description: Description: Kamloops. Prince of Wales' tour of Canada, 1919, a volume of photographs published by the Canadian Pacific Railway Date: 1919 This image is part of the Colonial Office photographic collection held at The National Archives. Feel free to share it within the spirit of the Commons. Please use the comments section below the pictures to share any information you have about the people, places or events shown. We have attempted to provide place information for the images automatically but our software may not have found the correct location. For high quality reproductions of any item from our collection please contact our image library
Owner: The National Archives UK
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CO 1069-281-7
Description: Description: Harbour Commissioners of Montreal One-storey shed on Tarte Pier. June 17th, 1912. Location: Montreal, Canada Date: 17 June 1912 This image is part of the Colonial Office photographic collection held at The National Archives. Feel free to share it within the spirit of the Commons. Please use the comments section below the pictures to share any information you have about the people, places or events shown. We have attempted to provide place information for the images automatically but our software may not have found the correct location. For high quality reproductions of any item from our collection please contact our image library
Owner: The National Archives UK
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CO 1069-280-78
Description: Description: The Eastern Car Company Limited. Assembling of car bodies Location: Nova Scotia, Canada Date: 1916 This image is part of the Colonial Office photographic collection held at The National Archives. Feel free to share it within the spirit of the Commons. Please use the comments section below the pictures to share any information you have about the people, places or events shown. We have attempted to provide place information for the images automatically but our software may not have found the correct location. For high quality reproductions of any item from our collection please contact our image library
Owner: The National Archives UK
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CO 1069-280-16
Description: Description: Nova Scotia Steel & Coal Company Limited. Machine shop - Turning a 28 ft. shaft 18' diameter Location: Nova Scotia, Canada Date: 1916 This image is part of the Colonial Office photographic collection held at The National Archives. Feel free to share it within the spirit of the Commons. Please use the comments section below the pictures to share any information you have about the people, places or events shown. We have attempted to provide place information for the images automatically but our software may not have found the correct location. For high quality reproductions of any item from our collection please contact our image library
Owner: The National Archives UK
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CO 1069-271-51
Description: Description: Barkerville the morning after the fire of Sept. 16th. 1868. Cariboo B.C. Location: Barkerville, Cariboo, British Columbia, Canada Date: 1867-1868 This image is part of the Colonial Office photographic collection held at The National Archives. Feel free to share it within the spirit of the Commons. Please use the comments section below the pictures to share any information you have about the people, places or events shown. We have attempted to provide place information for the images automatically but our software may not have found the correct location. For high quality reproductions of any item from our collection please contact our image library
Owner: The National Archives UK
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Voie de chemin de fer et maison au passage à niveau, Gorges de La Cère, Cantal
Description: Fonds Trutat - Photographie ancienne Cote : TRU C 3199 Localisation : Fonds ancien (S 30) Original non communicable Titre : Voie de chemin de fer et maison au passage à niveau, Gorges de La Cère, Cantal Auteur : Trutat, Eugène Rôle de l’auteur : Photographe Lieu de création : Cantal (Auvergne) Date de création : 1859-1910 [entre] Mesures : : 4,5 x 5,5 cm Mot(s)-clé(s) : -- Montagne -- Gorge -- Versant rocheux -- Forêt -- Rail -- Voie ferrée -- Ruisseau -- Paroi rocheuse -- Maison -- Vic-sur-Cère (Cantal ; canton) -- Cantal (Auvergne) -- Auvergne (France) -- Cantal (France ; massif) -- Gorges de la Cère (Cantal) -- 19e siècle, 2e moitié -- 20e siècle, 1e quart Médium : Photographies -- Négatifs sur plaque de verre -- Noir et blanc -- Paysages de montagne Voir : TRU C 1718 Gorges de La Cère, en wagon, 14 août 1898 TRU C 2360 Gorges de La Cère, en wagon, 14 août 1898 TRU C 2362 Pas de la Cère, Cantal, 14 août 1898 TRU C 3197 Voie de chemin de fer, vue prise du train en TRU C 3198 Voie de chemin de fer et maison au passage à numerique.bibliotheque.toulouse.fr/cgi-bin/library?c=phot... Bibliothèque de Toulouse. Domaine public
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La gare, vue depuis la voie ferrée, région d'Essen (Rhénanie-du-Nord-Westphalie)
Description: Fonds Trutat - Photographie ancienne Cote : TRU C 2824 Localisation : Fonds ancien (S 30) Original non communicable Titre : La gare, vue depuis la voie ferrée, région d'Essen (Rhénanie-du-Nord-Westphalie) Auteur : Trutat, Eugène Rôle de l’auteur : Photographe Lieu de création : Essen (Allemagne) Date de création : 20e siècle, 1e quart Mesures : : 9 x 12 cm Mot(s)-clé(s) : -- Gare -- Bâtiment -- Décor d'architecture -- Tourelle -- Voie ferrée -- Rail -- Groupe -- Homme -- Costume masculin -- Chapeau-melon -- Employé -- Train -- Essen (Allemagne) -- Rhénanie-du-Nord-Westphalie, Land de (Allemagne) -- Allemagne -- Vallée du Haut-Rhin (Allemagne) -- 20e siècle, 1e quart Médium : Photographies -- Négatifs souples -- Noir et blanc -- Paysages urbains -- Scènes numerique.bibliotheque.toulouse.fr/cgi-bin/library?c=phot... Bibliothèque de Toulouse. Domaine public
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La gare et les voies, région d'Essen (Rhénanie-du-Nord-Westphalie)
Description: Fonds Trutat - Photographie ancienne Cote : TRU C 2825 Localisation : Fonds ancien (S 30) Original non communicable Titre : La gare et les voies, région d'Essen (Rhénanie-du-Nord-Westphalie) Auteur : Trutat, Eugène Rôle de l’auteur : Photographe Lieu de création : Essen (Allemagne) Date de création : 20e siècle, 1e quart Mesures : : 9 x 12 cm Mot(s)-clé(s) : -- Gare -- Hangar -- Voie ferrée -- Rail -- Poteau -- Electricité -- Essen (Allemagne) -- Rhénanie-du-Nord-Westphalie, Land de (Allemagne) -- Allemagne -- Vallée du Haut-Rhin (Allemagne) -- 20e siècle, 1e quart Médium : Photographies -- Négatifs souples -- Noir et blanc -- Paysages urbains numerique.bibliotheque.toulouse.fr/cgi-bin/library?c=phot... Bibliothèque de Toulouse. Domaine public
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Fontaine de Saint-Cornély, Carnac
Description: Fonds Trutat - Photographie ancienne Cote : TRU C 2642 Localisation : Fonds ancien (S 30) Original non communicable Titre : Fontaine de Saint-Cornély, Carnac Auteur : Trutat, Eugène Rôle de l’auteur : Photographe Lieu de création : Carnac (Morbihan) Date de création : 1859-1910 [entre] Mesures : : 8,5 x 10 cm Observations : Note manuscrite de Trutat : " Carnac, fontaine de Saint-Cornély ". Mot(s)-clé(s) : -- Fontaine -- Dévotion -- Pyramide -- Bassin d'eau -- Arbre -- Fontaine de dévotion de Saint-Cornély (Morbihan) -- Carnac (Morbihan) -- Morbihan (Bretagne ) -- Bretagne (France) -- 19e siècle, 2e moitié -- 20e siècle, 1e quart -- 17e siècle, 3e quart Médium : Photographies -- Positifs sur plaque de verre -- Noir et blanc -- Vues d'architecture -- Détourage au papier collé -- Tâche numerique.bibliotheque.toulouse.fr/cgi-bin/library?c=phot... Bibliothèque de Toulouse. Domaine public
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Diligence et voyageurs en route pour Puycerda, Ax-les-Thermes
Description: Fonds Trutat - Photographie ancienne Cote : TRU C 2574 Localisation : Fonds ancien (S 30) Original non communicable Titre : Diligence et voyageurs en route pour Puycerda, Ax-les-Thermes Auteur : Trutat, Eugène Rôle de l’auteur : Photographe Lieu de création : Ax-les-Thermes (Ariège) Date de création : 1859-1910 [entre] Mesures : : 8 x 12 cm Observations : Note manuscrite de Trutat : " Ax : en route pour Puycerda, docteur Jobert ". Une photocopie du tirage papier de Dieuzaide. Mot(s)-clé(s) : -- Montagne -- Versant rocheux -- Route -- Diligence -- Groupe -- Voyageur -- Homme -- Femme -- Costume masculin -- Costume féminin -- Voyage -- Sac -- Jobert, Monsieur -- Ax-les-Thermes (Ariège) -- Ariège (Midi-Pyrénées) -- Ariège (France ; haute vallée) -- Pyrénées (France) -- 19e siècle, 2e moitié -- 20e siècle, 1e quart Médium : Photographies -- Négatifs sur plaque de verre -- Noir et blanc -- Paysages de montagne -- Scènes numerique.bibliotheque.toulouse.fr/cgi-bin/library?c=phot... Bibliothèque de Toulouse. Domaine public
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York Road, West Hartlepool
Description: York Road, West Hartlepool HAPMG : 1988.138.10.5 Images from Hartlepool Cultural Services that are part of The Commons on Flickr are labeled 'no known copyright restrictions' indicating that Hartlepool Cultural Services is unaware of any current copyright restrictions on these images either because the copyright is waived or the term of copyright has expired. Commercial use of images is not permitted. Applications for commercial use or for higher quality reproductions should be made to Hartlepool Cultural Services, Sir William Gray House, Clarence Road, Hartlepool, TS24 8BT. When using the images please credit 'Hartlepool Cultural Services'.
Owner: Museum of Hartlepool
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Abilene State Park - Tile Lines & Water Lines - SP.26.4
Description: Plan with water line placement, enlargement of area around pool and concession building. Specific date: 7/1/1933 Draftsman: Roberts, F W Digby. Pencil on buff tissue. Materials and labor projections. LR corner stamped FILM with purple ink; matching ink smear in UR corner. Pencil calculations along right edge. LN: 35 x HT: 24.
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CO 1069-34-47
Description: Description: Colonade opening on to Cattlements, Castle of St George, Elmina. Location: Elmina Description: View overlooking drawbridges and town from the ramparts. Castle of St. George. Our Catalogue Reference: Part of CO 1069/34 This image is part of the Colonial Office photographic collection held at The National Archives, uploaded as part of the Africa Through a Lens project. Feel free to share it within the spirit of the Commons. Our records about many of these images are limited. If you have more information about the people, places or events shown in an image, please use the comments section below. We have attempted to provide place information for the images automatically but our software may not have found the correct location. Alternatively you could use the Suggestify tool to suggest the location of a picture. For high quality reproductions of any item from our collection please contact our image library
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CO 1069-34-13
Description: Description: Post Office and landing beach Accra. Location: Accra Description: Bank of British West Africa, Accra. Location: Accra Our Catalogue Reference: Part of CO 1069/34 This image is part of the Colonial Office photographic collection held at The National Archives, uploaded as part of the Africa Through a Lens project. Feel free to share it within the spirit of the Commons. Our records about many of these images are limited. If you have more information about the people, places or events shown in an image, please use the comments section below. We have attempted to provide place information for the images automatically but our software may not have found the correct location. Alternatively you could use the Suggestify tool to suggest the location of a picture. For high quality reproductions of any item from our collection please contact our image library
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CO 1069-34-8
Description: Description: Street in Saltpond. Location: Saltpond Description: Hospital, Accra. Native Section. Location: Accra Our Catalogue Reference: Part of CO 1069/34 This image is part of the Colonial Office photographic collection held at The National Archives, uploaded as part of the Africa Through a Lens project. Feel free to share it within the spirit of the Commons. Our records about many of these images are limited. If you have more information about the people, places or events shown in an image, please use the comments section below. We have attempted to provide place information for the images automatically but our software may not have found the correct location. Alternatively you could use the Suggestify tool to suggest the location of a picture. For high quality reproductions of any item from our collection please contact our image library
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CO 1069-59-3
Description: Description: katsena agricultural show. 1911. Emir of Katsena. Warjiri on his left, Magazia on his right, and district headmen. Police in the background standing Location: Katsena Date: 1911 Our Catalogue Reference: Part of CO 1069/59 This image is part of the Colonial Office photographic collection held at The National Archives, uploaded as part of the Africa Through a Lens project. Feel free to share it within the spirit of the Commons. Our records about many of these images are limited. If you have more information about the people, places or events shown in an image, please use the comments section below. We have attempted to provide place information for the images automatically but our software may not have found the correct location. Alternatively you could use the Suggestify tool to suggest the location of a picture. For high quality reproductions of any item from our collection please contact our image library
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CO 1069-185-359
Description: Description: Mile 473. Elburgon Station Yard. Location: Elburgon Description: Mile 473 1/2. Cutting between Elburgon and Molo. Location: Elburgon, Molo Our Catalogue Reference: Part of CO 1069/185 This image is part of the Colonial Office photographic collection held at The National Archives, uploaded as part of the Africa Through a Lens project. Feel free to share it within the spirit of the Commons. Our records about many of these images are limited. If you have more information about the people, places or events shown in an image, please use the comments section below. We have attempted to provide place information for the images automatically but our software may not have found the correct location. Alternatively you could use the Suggestify tool to suggest the location of a picture. For high quality reproductions of any item from our collection please contact our image library
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Corr
Description: Creator: H. Allison & Co. Photographers Date: 22nd August 1933 Original Format: Glass Plate Negative, 9.5 X 7.5 inches Description: Corr family - Wedding Portrait PRONI Ref: D2886/W/Wedding/167 Copying and copyright: Please see www.proni.gov.uk/index/research_and_records_held/copying_... For Copy Orders, contact: Email: [email protected] For fees and charges see: www.proni.gov.uk/index/about_proni/are_there_any_fees_and...
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O'Neill
Description: Creator: H. Allison & Co. Photographers Date: 15th September 1932 Original Format: Glass Plate Negative, 9.5 X 7.5 inches Description: O'Neill family of Glaslough, County Monaghan - Wedding Portrait PRONI Ref: D2886/W/Wedding/153 Copying and copyright: Please see www.proni.gov.uk/index/research_and_records_held/copying_... For Copy Orders, contact: Email: [email protected] For fees and charges see: www.proni.gov.uk/index/about_proni/are_there_any_fees_and...
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Cromie
Description: Creator: H. Allison & Co. Photographers Date: 9th June 1926 Original Format: Glass Plate Negative, 9.5 X 7.5 inches Description: Cromie family - Wedding Portrait PRONI Ref: D2886/W/Wedding/57 Copying and copyright: Please see www.proni.gov.uk/index/research_and_records_held/copying_... For Copy Orders, contact: Email: [email protected] For fees and charges see: www.proni.gov.uk/index/about_proni/are_there_any_fees_and...
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Urdd National Eisteddfod, Lampeter 1959
Description: Teitl Cymraeg/Welsh title: Eisteddfod Genedlaethol yr Urdd, Llanbedr Pont Steffan 1959 Ffotograffydd/Photographer: Geoff Charles (1909-2002) Nodyn/Note: Image is of the chairing ceremony of the winning bard, Dic Jones (seated). Dyddiad/Date: May 28, 1959 Cyfrwng/Medium: Negydd ffilm / Film negative Cyfeiriad/Reference: (gch15071) Rhif cofnod / Record no.: 3370911 Rhagor o wybodaeth am gasgliad Geoff Charles yn Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru More information about the Geoff Charles Collection at the National Library of Wales Mae Eisteddfod Genedlaethol yr Urdd yn un o ŵyliau celfyddydol ieuenctid mwyaf Ewrop, ac eleni, fe'i chynhelir ar ystâd yr Ymddiriedolaeth Genedlaethol sef Llanerchaeron, ger Aberaeron (31 Mai - 5 Mehefin, 2010) The Urdd National Eisteddfod is one of Europe's largest cultural festivals. It is a celebration of the Welsh language and culture and showcases young, Welsh talent. The Eisteddfod will be held this year on the National Trust’s Llanerchaeron estate, near Aberaeron (31 May - 5 June, 2010)
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Tabernacle Choir, Llanymddyfri
Description: Teitl Cymraeg/Welsh title: Cor y Taberncale, Llanymddyfri Ffotograffydd/Photographer: John Thomas (1838-1905) Dyddiad/Date: 1898 Cyfrwng/Medium: Negydd gwydr / Glass negative Maint/Dimensions: 165 x 215 mm. Cyfeiriad/Reference: jtf061 Rhif cofnod / Record no.: 3361735 Rhagor o wybodaeth am gasgliad John Thomas yn Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru More information about the John Thomas Collection at the National Library of Wales
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Shevlin-Hixon Company, Bend, Oregon, electric hauling motor
Description: Original Collection: Harold Frodsham Photographic Collection Item Number: P271:009 You can find this image by searching for the item number by clicking here. Want more? You can find more digital resources online. We're happy for you to share this digital image within the spirit of The Commons; however, certain restrictions on high quality reproductions of the original physical version may apply. To read more about what “no known restrictions” means, please visit the Special Collections & Archives website, or contact staff at the OSU Special Collections & Archives Research Center for details.
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Clement Block, Deseronto
Description: View of block on corner of St. George and Thomas Streets from the north-west. This building was designed and constructed by George Clement in 1892. An article in the town's newspaper of the time, The Tribune, dated December 16, 1892, describes the building as 'an ornament to the town'. It originally housed shops, a doctor's rooms and the Deseronto Club. The top floor was occupied by the Masonic fraternity.
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Description: A Gothic masterpiece to end July and welcome August! This looks very institutional today but may have been the height of architectural fashion in its day? Where is it and who built it? Derangedlemur quickly answered the first question - it's Magee College (Ulster University) in Derry . The answer to the second question is that it's likely within a decade or so of the college's opening - in 1865.... Photographers: Frederick Holland Mares, James Simonton Contributor: John Fortune Lawrence Collection: Stereo Pairs Photograph Collection Date: Catalogue range c.1860-1883. Possibly after c.1865. NLI Ref: STP_1944 You can also view this image, and many thousands of others, on the NLI’s catalogue at catalogue.nli.ie
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Posers in the sunny South East
Description: If you feel a sense of 'déja vu' or even if you feel you have seen this all before then you are correct. It is Wexford but taken from the other bank of the Slaney and showing the town and its skyline in the distance. The two in the foreground add some interest and are posing very nicely to enable Mr. French to 'frame' the scene. Photographer: Robert French Collection: Lawrence Photograph Collection Date: Catalogue range c.1865-1914 NLI Ref: L_CAB_06450 You can also view this image, and many thousands of others, on the NLI’s catalogue at catalogue.nli.ie
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No dogs will dine here by God!
Description: The Royal Hospital Kilmainham dining hall in all its splendour with the panoply of war (in case anyone might forget its residents former calling)! A building that seemed destined to be made derelict, but has been resurrected and restored to become a priceless addition to the Dublin art scene! Guliolopez provides some extra detail on the 17th-century 'great hall', which used for dining and recreation by the ex-soldiers who were cared-for in the RHK. As per the "then and now" comparison image that Niall McAuley provides, it's still used for events, receptions and dining - though clearly without all the weaponry and armour adorning the walls. I wonder where it all went.....? Photographer: Robert French Collection: Lawrence Photograph Collection Date: Catalogue range c.1865-1914 NLI Ref: L_ROY_04022 You can also view this image, and many thousands of others, on the NLI’s catalogue at catalogue.nli.ie
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Description: I just love putting up these images from the Stereo Pairs Collection! There is something other worldly about them, a really distinctive view into the past and in stereo to boot! This image with its long and convoluted catalogue description has really caught my fancy with the mix of aspects, the bridge, the stone walls, the ruins, the apparently 'in use' church buildings and the more modern structures in the background. Who will be first to identify them and give us a location - The Lemur, Sharon, Niall, That guy from the land down under? Lets go.... And indeed it was Niall (quickly corroborated by Stuart) who gave us the location - as the church and abbey at Cong, County Meath. Confirming that very little around here remains unknown for too long... Photographers: Frederick Holland Mares, James Simonton Contributor: John Fortune Lawrence Collection: Stereo Pairs Photograph Collection Date: Catalogue range c.1860-1883 NLI Ref: STP_1928 You can also view this image, and many thousands of others, on the NLI’s catalogue at catalogue.nli.ie
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Camp, Birr, Co. Offaly
Description: And faithfully following French's journey in the Faithful County we have a military camp with serried lines of "bell tents" inside/outside a military base. This was either when the army were on a war footing or when manoeuvres were underway. Is it at the extreme end of the Lawrence range or earlier, perhaps during the Boer War? Various contributors (including swordscookie and beachcomberaustralia) confirm that this is Crinkill Barracks in Birr. Niall McAuley suggests that it may have been captured from "upon high" nearby. Flickr user Stephen Callaghan captured some similar photos of the barracks very recently, and has since confirmed that this was the main gate, and likely captured from atop the barrack block. Stephen tells us that the camp-area was known as the "Fourteen Acres", and "was used for parades, training and sports".... Photographer: Robert French Collection: Lawrence Photograph Collection Date: Catalogue range c.1865-1914. Possibly before c.1908 NLI Ref: L_ROY_09952 You can also view this image, and many thousands of others, on the NLI’s catalogue at catalogue.nli.ie
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The Ponte Vecchio, Birr, Co. Offaly
Description: Today we are staying in the Faithful County with a fine photo of the Old Bridge at Birr. I have been to Birr a few times, and I do not remember seeing a bridge like this - I wonder if it is still there? Sharon.corbet tells us that the bridge (dating to the 17th century) is still there - though the houses on the bridge were removed as recently as the late 20th century. There seems to be a green amenity area there now - and one would possibly be forgiven for not realising it's on a bridge.... Photographer: Robert French Collection: Lawrence Photograph Collection Date: Catalogue range c.1865-1914. Possibly after 1901. NLI Ref: L_ROY_09953 You can also view this image, and many thousands of others, on the NLI’s catalogue at catalogue.nli.ie
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Kinnetty Village, Birr, Co. Offaly
Description: The Lawrence Collection and the work of Mr. French really is a joy to behold! Each day seems to offer a view of a new place, a new element of an Ireland long gone and a charming insight into a country before the advent of modernisation, social upheaval and war. This beautiful, charming Royal Plate image of Kinnetty (?) looks as though "peace comes dropping slow" there each day and rests until midnight. Photographer: Robert French Collection: Lawrence Photograph Collection Date: Catalogue range c.1865-1914. Possibly c.1890-1900. NLI Ref: L_ROY_09962 You can also view this image, and many thousands of others, on the NLI’s catalogue at catalogue.nli.ie
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Main St. Edgeworthstown, Co. Longford
Description: 'A soft day thank God', with the wet roads giving proof of a recent rainfall. Edgeworthstown is a charming wee town with a good sized main street set in an emerald green countryside. The growth of traffic rendered it a bottleneck, but thankfully now it has been by-passed! Perhaps it has even changed its name? The consensus (half jokingly, half seriously) is that this image dates from a typical Irish summer, and could possibly be as much as a decade later than the suggested catalogue range (putting it perhaps in the 1910s or later). If so there's a suggestion that the young lady in the doorway of Monahan's shop could be the Margaret listed in the 1911 census)..... Photographer: Robert French Collection: Lawrence Photograph Collection Date: Catalogue range c.1880-1900. Possibly later. NLI Ref: L_ROY_09977 You can also view this image, and many thousands of others, on the NLI’s catalogue at catalogue.nli.ie
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Laurence's Gate, Drogheda, Co. Louth
Description: Laurence by Lawrence? Not quite (as Mr. French was the photographer), but this is a view that we can still replicate. Apart from the intrusion of the ubiquitous car that is. Drogheda is a town with a long and varied history, and it is only right that we should feature the remaining gate tower on its eastern side! Photographer: Robert French Collection: Lawrence Photograph Collection Date: Catalogue range c.1865 - 1914 (probably later in range given businesses visible) NLI Ref: L_ROY_09995 You can also view this image, and many thousands of others, on the NLI’s catalogue at catalogue.nli.ie
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The Dead Nation
Description: The Dead Nation, #costicaacsinte film by Radu Jude at Locarno Film Festival colectiacosticaacsinte.eu/misc/the-dead-nation/
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Bridge St. Ballinrobe, Co. Mayo
Description: A fine royal plate from the ubiquitous Mr. French to end the week, and a visit to the Wesht, to Ballinrobe, Co. Mayo (God help us). A nice view down a long, straight street apparently leading to a bridge, with a few people about to add interest. But is there a dog? Or two? Photographer: Robert French Collection: Lawrence Photograph Collection Date: Catalogue range c.1880-1900. Possibly slight after c.1900 NLI Ref: L_ROY_09999 You can also view this image, and many thousands of others, on the NLI’s catalogue at catalogue.nli.ie
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Description: This wonderful church interior, the stained glass, the pews, the... Oh! I must have been on the sauce last night without knowing it! This is clearly a beautiful mansion somewhere but where and is it still there? Niall McAuley quickly identified this (clearly mislabelled) gothic manor as Shelton Abbey, County Wicklow. Previously the estate of the Earl of Wicklow, it definitely still stands, and has apparently been operated by the prison service as an 'open prison' since the 1970s. Photographer: Unknown Collection: Eason Photographic Collection Date: c.1900-1939 NLI Ref: EAS_3838 You can also view this image, and many thousands of others, on the NLI’s catalogue at catalogue.nli.ie
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Courtown Harbour, Co. Wexford
Description: Staying down in 'yellowbelly country' once again, but this time the tourist attraction that is Courtown rather than the thriving port of Wexford. This is a beautiful image with great clarity showing the natural and man made attractions of Courtown. The beautiful beach backed by the golden sand dunes, the lovely harbour and the sun shining down. What more could you ask? Photographer: Robert French Collection: Lawrence Photograph Collection Date: c.1865-1914 NLI Ref: L_ROY_09929 You can also view this image, and many thousands of others, on the NLI’s catalogue at catalogue.nli.ie
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The Quay, Wexford, Co. Wexford
Description: Leaving the politics of the early 20th century behind we begin this week with an image by Robert French of the Quays in Wexford. Masts, handcarts, ropes, idlers, cargo, sailing ships, paddle steamers - the place was alive and must have had a buzz about it. Photographer: Robert French Collection: Lawrence Photograph Collection Date: Between c.1865-1914. Possibly before c.1895. NLI Ref: L_CAB_06446 You can also view this image, and many thousands of others, on the NLI’s catalogue at catalogue.nli.ie
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South Main Street and Clock Gate from North Youghal, Queenstown, Co. Cork
Description: I can almost hear the protests as I type! Youghal and Cobh/Queenstown are two distinct towns in County Cork and North Youghal is not a part of the latter! Labelling aside, this lovely Eason image of South (or is it North?) Main Street in Youghal has so much going on that it makes a fitting image to end the week. Hats, bonnets, chemises aka shimmys, little street urchins and nary a motoring car at all at all. Wonderful! Photographer: Unknown Collection: Eason Photographic Collection Date: Catalogue range c.1900-1939. Likely c.1900-1910 NLI Ref: EAS_0963 You can also view this image, and many thousands of others, on the NLI’s catalogue at catalogue.nli.ie
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Description: This somehow familiar (yet so far unidentified) castle on the shore of the sea or an estuary is todays fare. I know I've seen it before, and have an idea where it might be, but I would be guessing. Whereas it is reasonable to expect that the experts out there can give a definitive location! Who will be first? The answer to the second question (who will be first) is derangedlemur. The answer to the first question (where is this) is Blackrock Castle in Cork Harbour. The original 16th century fort on this site was redeveloped as a castle in the 17th century, but was damaged by fire and rebuilt in the 18th century. The castle was nearly entirely destroyed (again by fire) and substantially redeveloped in the early 19th century. It was repurposed as an astronomical observatory and museum in more recent years. (The larger towers close to the water are part of the original foundation/structure).... Photographers: Frederick Holland Mares, James Simonton Contributor: John Fortune Lawrence Collection: Stereo Pairs Photograph Collection Date: Catalogue range c.1860-1883 NLI Ref: STP_0297 You can also view this image, and many thousands of others, on the NLI’s catalogue at catalogue.nli.ie
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Main Street North, Cahirciveen, Co. Kerry
Description: Where better to go on a Friday than the Kingdom of Kerry, Cahirciveen to be precise. We are right on the Wild Atlantic Way and I bet all of the people we see in this photo would be fascinated by the whole concept of it! As today's commentators have noted, the same view today is almost identical - except for the cars of course - with most the buildings surviving. The StreetView car didn't pass on a market day however - as French may have done at the turn of the century (as hinted by the bustle in the town).... Photographer: Robert French Collection: Lawrence Photograph Collection Date: Catalogue range c.1865-1914. Though likely c.1902-1910 (owing to church and library) NLI Ref: L_CAB_08433 You can also view this image, and many thousands of others, on the NLI’s catalogue at catalogue.nli.ie
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Lady Louise's Bridge, Lismore, Co. Waterford
Description: Today we have a very pleasant landscape from Waterford. I know Lismore is famous for the Munster Blackwater, but this river seems far too small to be it? All details on Lady Louise will also be very welcome. With thanks especially to Jan Hilbrand Brink, Bernard Healy and beachcomberaustralia we've learned that Lady Louisa Caroline Cavendish (1835-1907) was the eldest daughter of the 7th Duke of Devonshire, whose family had acquired Lismore Castle in the 18th century. Lady Louisa apparently took over the household at a young age, and was responsible for laying out a number of walks around the demesne - clearly including the one that crossed this footbridge. O Mac and Niall McAuley have pinpointed it to within a mile or so of Lismore Castle - although now only the stone or concrete abutments remain... Photographer: Robert French Collection: Lawrence Photograph Collection Date: Catalogue range c.1865-1914 NLI Ref: L_CAB_09222 You can also view this image, and many thousands of others, on the NLI’s catalogue at catalogue.nli.ie
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Trinity College, Botany Bay, Dublin City
Description: I have never heard of "Botany Bay" in the context of Trinity College. Of course the real Botany Bay holds an important position in Irish history - more for transportation of convicts rather than anything to do with its botanic beauty. I wonder how and when this square obtained its name? .... "Asked and answered" as they say. Beachcomberaustralia sourced an amazing "letter to the editor" entry from an 1875 edition of the Australian Town and Country Journal. Which offers an entertaining answer to the question. The story goes that this area of the college was prone to flooding (and worse). And students would throw undesirable visitors into the quagmire. As a type of punishment - which "some wag" likened to transporting undesirables to Botany Bay in what were then the penal colonies.... Photographer: Robert French Collection: Lawrence Photograph Collection Date: Catalogue range c.1865-1914. Likely before c.1899 NLI Ref: L_ROY_02508 You can also view this image, and many thousands of others, on the NLI’s catalogue at catalogue.nli.ie
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Bryansford House, Newcastle, Co. Down
Description: For a dull and wet Thursday morning in Dublin we head up to the "Wee North" today to gather some sunshine in Newcastle! Bryansford House looks like a significant pile with a certain symmetry to its frontage suggesting - almost- a semi-detached building? We learned that this house was the main estate house at Tollymore Park demense - now an NI state forest park of the same name. Originally built for James Hamilton, Earl Clanbrassil in the 1730s, it was the family seat for several generations of the Earls of Roden, who developed the estate lands. The house itself fell into disrepair and was demolished in 1952. The estate, its forest, follies, barns and bridges (some of which we have visited before) thankfully survive.... Photographer: Robert French Collection: Lawrence Photograph Collection Date: Catalogue range c.1865-1914. Likely after c.1880 NLI Ref: L_CAB_02393 You can also view this image, and many thousands of others, on the NLI’s catalogue at catalogue.nli.ie
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Renmore Barracks, Galway City - once home to the Connaught Rangers.
Description: The home station of the Connaught Rangers Regiment of the British Army is today's image from the Lawrence Collection. Once a proud and distinguished regiment with many battle honours, it became famous in the Irish context when members of the regiment mutinied in response to the 1916 uprising and the subsequent execution of the leaders. While the StreetView driver wasn't brave enough to approach the guard gate, the view from the road outside still matches-up. The NIAH entries provided by Niall McAuley (on the magazine and church) suggest c.1880 as the lower-bound for the image date range. And maybe even an upper-bound not long after (as everything does look spanking new).... Photographer: Robert French Collection: Lawrence Photograph Collection Date: Catalogue range c.1865-1914. Likely after c.1880 NLI Ref: L_ROY_00778 You can also view this image, and many thousands of others, on the NLI’s catalogue at catalogue.nli.ie
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The folks that live on the hill - in Renny, Co. Cork
Description: I'm not sure where "Renny" is, but it seems an ideal situation for a farmstead that might fear attack from the natives. Water in plentiful supply, trees and grass aplenty and a high stance for lookout and defence. If all comes to all they could throw themselves off the cliff rather than surrender? I would love to see the view from the top windows... And, the consensus is that I won't see the view - not from those windows anyway. As, based on today's inputs, we have added this to our "no longer standing" album. While perhaps not 100% cut and dried (and not helped by apparently conflicting labels in the catalogue) the pervailing wisdom is that this is/was the house or castle at Renny, on the River Blackwater in County Cork. Apparently once associated with the family of Edmund Spenser, it was demolished by the Earl of Listowel before c.1900. Photographer: Robert French Collection: Lawrence Photograph Collection Date: Catalogue range c.1865-1914. Likely before c.1900 NLI Ref: L_ROY_00040 You can also view this image, and many thousands of others, on the NLI’s catalogue at catalogue.nli.ie
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Slums, Dublin City, Co. Dublin
Description: You would have to class this as an atypical Lawrence shot, we see very little interest in the camera or the photographer. I notice that the photo is labeled Brown Street, a street which is not immediately familiar to me. I suspect that we will find that not many of the buildings we see have survived over the last 100 years, or have they? As per the 2014 Streetview, and the incredible insights from today's contributors, only the leftmost building seems to remain. According to the NIAH entry it was once a 'Female Penitent Asylum'. While 'slum' seems a tad harsh to modern ears, this part of Dublin mixed industrial with residential - in a way that zoning laws might preclude today. For example, within 2 streets of this image were multiple tanneries, a piggery, glue works, maltings, and a fertilizer works. And, per the comments below, a 'house of ill-fame' :) .... Photographer: Robert French Collection: Lawrence Photograph Collection Date: Catalogue range c.1865-1914. NLI Ref: L_ROY_07881 You can also view this image, and many thousands of others, on the NLI’s catalogue at catalogue.nli.ie
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Lady's Island, Co. Wexford
Description: Believe it or not this photo was selected because it was felt that it would sit well in our "Focus on our Photographers" album. I will leave it up to you to discover the reason for its inclusion. As a bonus we have a lovely photo of Lady's Island. As quickly spotted by beachcomberaustralia, Niall McAuley and others, this image of the village and church of Lady's Island (at least partially through the gate arch of Lady's Island Castle) includes pieces of photographic kit in the right foreground. If the spare lens didn't give it away, as Niall points-out, we've seen this box a few times before. On this occasion it has followed French to the site of a(nother) holy well on Lady's Island Lake... Photographer: Robert French Collection: Lawrence Photograph Collection Date: 1880-1900 NLI Ref: L_CAB_06447 You can also view this image, and many thousands of others, on the NLI’s catalogue at catalogue.nli.ie
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Lucan steam train
Description: This photograph reminds me of a painting by Jack B. Yeats titled "In the Tram" I have also seen it described as "In the Lucan Tram" and "The Merry Wives of Lucan" The painting is owned by our near neighbours the National Gallery of Ireland. Here is a link to their catalogue: ‘The tram was full and she had to sit on the little stool at the end of the car, facing all the people, with her toes barely touching the floor.’ Clay, p.115* Photographer: Robert French Collection: Lawrence Photograph Collection Date: Between ca. 1880-1900 NLI Ref: L_CAB_04955 You can also view this image, and many thousands of others, on the NLI’s catalogue at catalogue.nli.ie
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Viscount FitzGibbon who fell at the
Description: We may have visited this scene before if not this photograph. A fine glass plate from the Eason Collection of Viscount Fitzgibbon which stood opposite Shannon Rowing Club on Sarsfields Bridge over the river Shannon! I am curious to know what that stack/chimney is to the left rere of the statue?... Though we've seen this statue before (from other angles), this vantage gives us a better view of the plaque. It reads: "To commemorate the bravery of / Viscount Fitzgibbon / 8th Royal Irish Hussars / & of his gallant companions in arms / natives of the county & city of limerick / who glouriously fell in the Crimean War". As per the various contributions, Fitzgibbon was reported 'missing presumed dead' during the Charge of the Light Brigade, seemingly inspiring Rudyard Kipling’s short story ‘The Man Who Was’. The statue was blown-up by the IRA in 1930, and a monument to the events of 1916 later placed on the plinth. The cannon are still apparently outside the Harbour Master's office... Photographer: Unknown Collection: Eason Photographic Collection Date: Catalogue range c.1900-1939. Though before June 1930. NLI Ref: EAS_2785 You can also view this image, and many thousands of others, on the NLI’s catalogue at catalogue.nli.ie
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Description: Another stereo pair image in single format for better viewing! This fine building defended by two unworkable cannon on high plinths looks very impressive and imposing whereever it may be. A nice way to end the week! Rory Sherlock quickly identified this as Tralee Courthouse, and we learned that the cannon were dedicated to local men who took part in decidedly non-local battles. There's a firm suggestion that this image dates to after 1871, when the commemorative plaques were changed..... Photographers: Frederick Holland Mares, James Simonton Contributor: John Fortune Lawrence Collection: Stereo Pairs Photograph Collection Date: Catalogue range c.1860-1883. Possibly c.1871-1880s NLI Ref: STP_1846 You can also view this image, and many thousands of others, on the NLI’s catalogue at catalogue.nli.ie
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Marconi Calling
Description: Marconi Station Clifden, Connemara I received a lovely gift of a biography on Marconi at Christmas. The book by Marc Raboy is subtitled "The man who networked the world". What an interesting man he was, I was surprised to learn about his Irish roots and connections. He was as famous in his time as any of today's technology leaders. Today's inputs confirmed just how historically important this relatively remote patch of bog-land was. From the Alcock and Brown transatlantic flight of 1919, to the Marconi station which opened in 1907. The video offered by beachcomberaustralia (something of a distant Marconi rellie), and the map offered by DannyM8 give us sense of the immense scale of the buildings and telegraph pole structures in the rearground of this shot. Something which is hard to fathom given the rural nature of Bill Bartlett's contemporary image from almost the same spot..... Photographer: Robert French Collection: Lawrence Photograph Collection Date: Catalogue range c.1865-1914. Likely c.1907-1914 (based on station's inauguration date of Oct 1907). NLI Ref: L_ROY_05350 You can also view this image, and many thousands of others, on the NLI’s catalogue at catalogue.nli.ie
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Another day, another 'institution', Baltinglass, Co. Wicklow.
Description: A fairly typical manor house in rural Ireland is described as being "another Institution" in these archives! Given the way these things went when families were unable to pay for the upkeep of these houses and the countryside had become less welcoming the chances are that what was once a family home was snapped up by a religious order for - an Institution! But where is it and what was it used for? Sharon.corbet quickly answered the first (where?) part of our question, identifying this as Fortgranite House, County Wicklow. [https://www.flickr.com/photos/gnmcauley] followed-up with an answer to the second (what?) part of our question. And advised that this probably wasn't an 'institution' when photographed, but the home of the Dennis family, who seem to have had an extensive military tradition in the family... Photographer: Unknown Collection: Eason Photographic Collection Date: between ca. 1900-1939 NLI Ref: EAS_3849 You can also view this image, and many thousands of others, on the NLI’s catalogue at catalogue.nli.ie
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Croagh Patrick, Westport, Co. Mayo and a whole lot more.
Description: Down the Wesht today to Co.Mayo, God help us, with a distant view of Irelands Holy Mountain and a whole lot more! This lovely Royal sized glass plate has some excellent detail on the coastal location, with mixed rolling stock on a railway siding to add to the interest. We may not have a dog, but we do have a horse in this landscape - otherwise largely empty of signs of life. While today's contributors have identified several of the buildings visible between Westport Harbour and Croagh Patrick (including the bridge to Rossbeg and some of the larger houses on the landform), they all date to the early 19th century. And so are not much help in dating the image. The general consensus though is that the Midland Great Western Railway rolling-stock in the foreground probably dates to the latter-half of the date range. Perhaps more likely to be c.1900 than mid-19th century.... Photographer: Robert French Collection: Lawrence Photograph Collection Date: Catalogue range c.1865-1914. Likely latter half of this range. NLI Ref: L_ROY_00149 You can also view this image, and many thousands of others, on the NLI’s catalogue at catalogue.nli.ie
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But where's the Recess?
Description: This beautiful landscape of Lough Inagh in Connemara in cabinet size by Lawrence is todays image! I always wondered about the name 'Recess' and where it came from. Perhaps today we might learn more? While we didn't learn anything about the origin of 'Recess' (a town about 7km from this spot), we did learn that this spot is just as picturesque today. [https://www.flickr.com/photos/beachcomberaustralia] links us to a 2011 image taken from exactly the same spot :) Photographer: Robert French Collection: Lawrence Photograph Collection Date: Catalogue range c.1865-1914 NLI Ref: _CAB_04295 You can also view this image, and many thousands of others, on the NLI’s catalogue at catalogue.nli.ie
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GNR [i.e. Great Northern Railway] Station, Belfast
Description: For such an important city on the island this station looks somewhat modest and unassuming, not quite what one might expect for so fine a city as Belfast. There is certainly plenty of activity there however, with comings and goings (though I have yet to spot a dog!) A virtual left-over Easter Egg to the one who can identify an Easter Bunny chaser! Photographer: Robert French Collection: Lawrence Photograph Collection Date: Catalogue range c.1880-1900. Perhaps c.1905 (electric tram lines) NLI Ref: L_ROY_03861 You can also view this image, and many thousands of others, on the NLI’s catalogue at catalogue.nli.ie
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Stereo view of tennis court with a doubles match taking place, large house in the background
Description: Apologies for the delay in posting this morning! This image had me fooled, as if I needed it, as I took it to be from the "Stereo Pairs" collection. It is, as you can see, from the Clonbrock Collection and possibly taken by the uncle in the bowler hat we had on here some time ago. Is it FitzWilliam? With thanks to O Mac (corrberated by sharon.corbet, Niall McAuley and guliolopez) it is confirmed that this scene was captured at Ailesbury Road in Dublin. At the time of this image (likely within a decade or so of the turn of the 20th century), it was home to the Meldon family. Who lived at No.31 during the 1911 census. Some of the Meldon family were, as we see here, keen tennis players. And indeed Louis Albert Meldon went on contest the Davis Cup for Ireland more than once. While Ailesbury Road is still very much one of the country's most desirable addresses (the capital's "embassy row" and 2nd most expensive Monopoly square, where every square yard is worth a fortune), evidence of these tennis courts seems to remain.... Contributors: Luke Gerald Dillon, Augusta Caroline Dillon Collection: Clonbrock photographic Collection Date: Catalogue range c.1860-1930. Perhaps close to middle of that range. NLI Ref: CLON1856 You can also view this image, and many thousands of others, on the NLI’s catalogue at catalogue.nli.ie
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A fine set of fetlocks: Commissioned by Mr. T. Widger
Description: The full title on this is "Meet at Gracedieu(?) - commissioned by Mr. T. Widger". Maybe Mr. Widger rode to the hunt, and perhaps wanted an image of both he and his steed recorded for posterity(?) It certainly is a fine shot of the pair, and there appears to be a "Big House" in the background. There is an area in Waterford called Gracedieu but was that named after a house or vice versa? It does sound familiar.... The consensus is that this is a member of the Widger family from Waterford. Pretty much all of whom (of working-age) were recorded in the 1911 census as horse-dealers or trainers. The suggestion is that Poole captured this image at Grace Dieu estate, a short distance south of Waterford, and which we have visited before. Based on similar images in the catalogue, and the fashions visible, it seems likely this dates to the first decade or so of the 20th century.... Photographer: A. H. Poole Collection: Poole Photographic Studio, Waterford Date: Catalogue range c.1901-1954. Likely c.1900s-1910s NLI Ref: POOLEWP 0269 You can also view this image, and many thousands of others, on the NLI’s catalogue at catalogue.nli.ie
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Make sure to take my best side?
Description: The Duchess of St. Albans and her guests pose in the garden for Mr. Poole. And it seems a number of the party are careful to show their best sides to the camera! I suspect that the dress and hairstyles will make this a relatively easy shot to date. But how about naming the participants? Have a great weekend everybody! While we don't have names (yet) for the other guests, the lady of the house and commissioner of the image (presumed to be the seated lady with the larger hat) was Grace Bernal-Osborne, Duchess of Saint Albans (c.1846-1926). There's a suggestion that her husband, the 10th Duke of Saint Albans, is not pictured. WIth consensus that the image was likely captured at Newtown Anner House, outside Clonmel, County Tipperary. Probably in around the 1900s. But certainly not after the 1920s. Photographer: A. H. Poole Collection: Poole Photographic Studio, Waterford Date: Catalogue range c.1901-1954. Definitely before c.1926. Likely c.1900s. NLI Ref: POOLEWP 2215 You can also view this image, and many thousands of others, on the NLI’s catalogue at catalogue.nli.ie
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Sunshine, shadows, leafy trees and a fountain in Blessington, Co. Wicklow.
Description: In what appears to be a lovely sunny afternoon in Blessington, when the photographer captures a beautiful image of the Market Hall and Monument/Fountain. This is a beautiful area - some of which has been changed completely when a nearby valley was flooded to provide water and power to the nearby Dublin region! Apart from the "missing belfry" that [https://www.flickr.com/photos/beachcomberaustralia] noted, some of the discussion today was on how recognisable the same scene is today. Also noted was that the local names of the monument and fountain seem to vary - with most sources refering to it as the "Downshire Monument", at at least some as the "Boyle Monument". Whatever the proper title, it seems likely this view of the monument and market house was captured in the first-half (rather than latter-half) of the 1900s-1930s range.... Photographer: Unknown Collection: Eason Photographic Collection Date: Catalogue range c.1900-1939 NLI Ref: EAS_3860 You can also view this image, and many thousands of others, on the NLI’s catalogue at catalogue.nli.ie
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Traffic Jam in Main Street, Delgany, Co. Wicklow
Description: This Lawrence image of Main Street, Delgany is in considerable contrast to today's reality. This was taken when it was a tiny village, the centre of a rural community with few people, and when three horses and carts could constitute a traffic jam. Today all that has changed, and Delgany is a desired address and almost a commuter town to Ireland's capital city. (PS: Dog Alert Klaxon! :) ) While location and subject were pretty clear, with thanks in particular today to Niall McAuley (and corroberation from others), it seems likely that this image was taken around the turn of the 20th century. Perhaps c.1901. When the census records that Annie Long and her daughter Eveline ran the post office. With a firm suggestion that French has captured the postmistress and her postal assistant at the post office doorway (centre middleground). However, who and what the lads with the fish are up-to (left middleground) is anyone's guess :) Photographer: Robert French Collection: Lawrence Photograph Collection Date: Catalogue range c.1865-1914. Perhaps c.1900 NLI Ref: L_ROY_09907 You can also view this image, and many thousands of others, on the NLI’s catalogue at catalogue.nli.ie
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Description: Though the catalogue description implies this classical style building was in Limerick City, this Stereo Pairs image is going to take some identifying! Because, it is certainly not the railway station in Limerick City, nor any other railway station that I know of. And so we are left with the question(s): what and where is it, and is it still standing? And we got our answer - very quickly - when Oretani Wildlife (Mike Grimes) identified this as Armagh Courthouse. And, despite a bombing in the 1990s (which seemingly shifted one of the columns "back a full 9 inches"), it is still standing... Photographers: Frederick Holland Mares, James Simonton Contributor: John Fortune Lawrence Collection: Stereo Pairs Photograph Collection Date: c.1860-1883 NLI Ref: STP_2877 You can also view this image, and many thousands of others, on the NLI’s catalogue at catalogue.nli.ie
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Description: I've been in Dublin for a long time now but this is not a castle or ruins that I am familiar with. It looks like it was a significant establishment in its day and would be a real attraction today(?) I look forward with interest to what you may be able to find about this... .... And the reason it didn't look familiar (as a castle in or near Dublin) is that it is neither. It is not a castle - but an abbey. And is not in/near Dublin - but more than 30 miles from the capital in Bective, County Meath. The cataloguer may be forgiven however, as the abbey's "castle-like qualities" were seemingly why it was used as a filming-location for 'Braveheart' in the 1990s. Without Mel Gibson peering from a window however, dating may be difficult - not least given how remarkably little has changed in the 100 or so years since this image was captured :) Photographer: Unknown Collection: Eason Photographic Collection Date: c.1900-1939 (possibly after c.1915 when some works were undertaken at the site) NLI Ref: EAS_1727 You can also view this image, and many thousands of others, on the NLI’s catalogue at catalogue.nli.ie
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General View, Bruckless, Co. Donegal
Description: This is the second time in recent weeks that Bruckless has been mentioned on this stream! This fine Royal sized plate taken by Mr. French shows the remote rural area of the time in fine detail. The other passenger on the jaunting car does not look in the least pleased at having to wait until the photographer has finished :-) As today's contributors have pointed-out, the "other passenger" is a presumed member of the Lawrence/French entourage. We nicknamed him Jaunty in a previous discussion, and though not especially jaunty or animated here, his presence suggests a date in the late 1880s. (As at least some other images captured during the same "trip" were dated to c.1887). The other main topic of discussion today was on the two larger buildings visible - with [https://www.flickr.com/photos/beachcomberaustralia] and [https://www.flickr.com/photos/gnmcauley] identifying them as Bruckless Hall, tannery and Bruckless House. (Though the latter remains, the more central functional-looking building has since been demolished and replaced....) Photographer: Robert French Collection: Lawrence Photograph Collection Date: Catalogue range c.1865-1914. Likely late 1880s (as per others in "Jaunty" series) NLI Ref: L_ROY_01505 You can also view this image, and many thousands of others, on the NLI’s catalogue at catalogue.nli.ie
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Old Church, Co. Galway?
Description: An iconic if pooly captioned(?) image from the Lawrence Collection today. Galway is famous for many things and the window in the foreground is one of those, perhaps even more than the beautiful church in the background? And so today's discussion reflected the two main visible subjects: "Lynch's Window" to the foreground, and the Church of St Nicholas to the rear. The latter has captured our attention before - with today's discussion focusing on how the lack of a clock in the tower helps date the image to before 1898. The former, Lynch's Window, we hadn't previously discussed (despite practically gazing through it a year or so ago :) ). While the inscription below the window reflects a local legend (of a 15th century magistrate who prioritised loyalty to law and city over loyalty to family - and hung his own son), it could well be a folly of it's day. The suggestion being that the window and structure surrounding it were built of otherwise unrelated architectural fragments in the early 19th century. Whether the story or the structure are 15th century truths or 19th century follies, we're absolutely delighted that both remain part of the fabric of such a vibrant and historic city..... Photographer: Robert French Collection: Lawrence Photograph Collection Date: Catalogue range c.1865-1914. Before c.1898 (clock tower) NLI Ref: L_CAB_00902 You can also view this image, and many thousands of others, on the NLI’s catalogue at catalogue.nli.ie
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Woof, woof, woof!  Friday's child is loving and giving!
Description: No, Morning Mary has not gone barking mad! Mr. Poole's generosity in providing three dogs in full living detail just made her feeling like a good roll in the grass! The Poole collection really does have some fine shots with people and animals therein and this is no exception. The ladies with their dogs on the front porch of the family pile look very relaxed and provide a happy scene to end the week! And while we focused somewhat in the canines in the description, it was (quite rightly) the humans who captured the attention in today's discussion. Beachcomberaustralia, sharon.corbet and Niall McAuley point out that the ladies from the catalogue title ("Miss Malcomson and Lady Clodagh on steps") are likely Lady Clodagh Beresford (daughter of 5th Marquess of Waterford), and a member of the Malcomson family (who had shipyards and mills in Waterford at the turn of the 20th century). Niall McAuley tells us that Lady Clodagh (1879-1957) actually popularised the name Clodagh (there were few to no girls with the given name of "Clodagh" in the country prior). Sticking with the "Clodagh" theme, Niall and O Mac offer pretty firm evidence that this image was captured at Clodagh House in Portlaw, County Waterford, where the Malcomson's lived.... Photographer: A. H. Poole Collection: Poole Photographic Studio, Waterford Date: Catalogue range c.1901-1954. Likely very early in that range. NLI Ref: POOLEWP 1066 You can also view this image, and many thousands of others, on the NLI’s catalogue at catalogue.nli.ie
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Chains, corner boys and a rookery?
Description: This unusual church at Monkstown, County Dublin is beautifully captured by Mr. French in this shot. The swinger on the chains, the sitter on the wall and the seeming flock of rooks fluttering above would perhaps appear to suggest a warm summers day? I've passed it many times and wondered at the strange architecture - but put it down to eccentric 19th century tastes... After some of the "changed utterly" images of late, it's delightful to note that this view had hardly changed by the 21st century Google street view. Our 19th century French street view probably dates to the late 1880s or 1890s (not least as, as Niall McAuley tells us, the spire was completed in the early 1880s. And, if it were the late 1890s/1900s, we might expect to see the tram lines/wires visible in similar images dating from that later period). Photographer: Robert French Collection: Lawrence Photograph Collection Date: Catalogue range c.1865-1914. Probably c.1880s-90s. Likely mid-1890s NLI Ref: L_CAB_00859 You can also view this image, and many thousands of others, on the NLI’s catalogue at catalogue.nli.ie
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