Images from the Irish Press slum campaign, 1936.
In 1936, the Irish Press newspaper launched a major exposé of the Dublin slum problem, with articles and photographs from the slums of Dublin designed to highlight the appalling conditions many Dubliners were living in. The articles and photos sparked real discussion on living conditions at the time, and the newspaper collected some priceless oral…
Instagram post by @the.irish.aesthete • Feb 22, 2017 at 7:27am UTC
1,222 Likes, 17 Comments - @the.irish.aesthete on Instagram: “Staircase in 3 Henrietta Street, Dublin. The house dates from the mid-18th century but was altered…”