Great excitement in Library Towers today, Mary O'Leary and myself visited our boss Katherine McSharry, we had a lovely time and celebrated the milestone of reaching 30 Million views on our Flickr Stream.
Back to business, sharon.corbet
believes that the shop has been newly (re)built - there's a photo from March 1912 (still called Grainger's shop and house) where there is construction going on.
She also advised that the "-ines" sign visible on the building to the left above is part of "McCormicks Harvesting Machines".
Photographer: A. H. Poole
Collection: Poole Photographic Studio
Date: Circa 6th July 1912
NLI Ref: POOLEWP 2405
You can also view this image, and many thousands of others, on the NLI’s catalogue at catalogue.nli.ie
Owner: National Library of Ireland on The Commons
Source: Flickr Commons