Category: dublin

A man buying heather from a boy in Upper O’Connell Street,…

A man buying heather from a boy in Upper O’Connell Street, Dublin, Eire, June 1955. Photographed by Bert Hardy.

Dublin, 1949.

Dublin, 1949.

Curious Irishmen and boys stare in awe at the …

Curious Irishmen and boys stare in awe at the sight of a visiting Native American. Dublin, Ireland. Late 1800’s.

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The average Irishman or woman during this time would have only met the odd non-white trader at ports or black or Indian servants in the service of the British upper-class. I can just imagine their shock.

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The illegal revolutionary assembly of Ireland in Dublin, which declared independence from Britain and launched the Irish War of Independence. 1919

Mark Twain in a rocking chair on a porch with …

Mark Twain in a rocking chair on a porch with his cat, Dublin, New Hampshire, September 1906

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Moore Street, Dublin, 1960s.

Moore Street, Dublin, 1960s.

Flower shop in Dublin, 1965.

Flower shop in Dublin, 1965.

Aston Quay, Dublin, Ireland, 1967.

Aston Quay, Dublin, Ireland, 1967.

Union St, Dublin, 1959.

Union St, Dublin, 1959.

A boiler mounted on the back of a motor lorry …

A boiler mounted on the back of a motor lorry is used as a mobile fort by the British Army during the street fighting, in the Dublin uprising in 1916.

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