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Women selling fish in Galway on 26 May Autochrome by Marguerite Mespoulet in the Musée Albert-Kahn, Paris. Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, Albert Kahn, Ireland Pictures, Irish People, Irish Roots, Irish Eyes, Irish Traditions, Museum

Old colour photos of Ireland in 1913

These images, which represent the first ever colour photographs taken in Ireland, were taken in 1913 by two French women, Marguerite Mespoulet and Madeleine Mignon-Alba, who used newly available autochrome colour plates. The novice photographers recorded life and historic sites on their two month journey through Ireland from Connemara to the Boyne Valley. They arrived in Ireland to take part in a world-wide project entitled ‘the Archives of the Planet’. The project was the brainchild of the…

Photo from The Aran Islands – Another World (Ireland) by Bill Doyle Black White Photos, Black And White Photography, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Old Irish, Irish People, Irish Eyes, Old Dogs, Another World

The Aran Islands – Another World

Photo from The Aran Islands – Another World by Bill Doyle

Simple clothing and head scarf on Irish women. Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Old Irish, Irish Celtic, Images Of Ireland, Irish People, Irish Cottage, Ireland Homes

I Will Arise and Go to Jesus/ Musical Priest - Michael Card

This song, a medley of a Christian hymn and Irish reel, is from Michael Card's "Starkindler" album.The lyrics:Come, ye sinners, poor and needy,Weak and wou...

“Old Irish cottage interior, Connemara, Co. Ireland Pictures, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Galway Ireland, Connemara Ireland, Architecture Ireland, Irish Celtic, Old Irish

National Geographic Image Collection

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Ireland Life was extremely hard for the ordinary people, especially in the West. Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Old Irish, Irish Celtic, Cork Ireland, Ireland Travel, Irish Famine, Images Of Ireland

Ireland 19C: Life was extremely hard for the ordinary people, especially in the West.

A photo of Aran islanders taken by the famous Irish playwright John Millington Synge at the turn of the century West Coast Of Ireland, Love Ireland, Ireland Country, John Millington, Irish Costumes, Irish Catholic, Old Irish, Irish Culture, Ireland Homes

My Wallet of Photographs...J M Synge - today on Inis Meain

Taken on the Aran Islands between l898 and 1902 by the playwright John Millington Synge

Aran Islands - Photo by the playwright John Millington Synge Old Pictures, Old Photos, John Millington, Irish Costumes, Images Of Ireland, Irish People, Irish Eyes Are Smiling, Irish Cottage, Western World

My Wallet of Photographs...J M Synge - today on Inis Meain

Taken on the Aran Islands between l898 and 1902 by the playwright John Millington Synge

[[Group of young girls on the Aran Islands wearing traditional clothes] by Independent Newspapers (Firm) Published / Created: May Traditional Irish Clothing, Traditional Outfits, Galway Ireland, Cork Ireland, Erin Go Braugh, Old Irish, Images Of Ireland, Irish People, Irish Culture

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[[Group of young girls on the Aran Islands wearing traditional clothes] by Independent Newspapers (Firm) Published / Created: 31st May 1939.

Evacuation marks end of an era as last families leave the Blasket Islands. The last inhabitant of Ireland's Blasket Islands are evacuated on November Old Irish, Irish Art, Old Photos, Old Pictures, Vintage Pictures, Irish Catholic, Images Of Ireland, Irish Culture, Irish Cottage

Last family leaves the Blasket Islands Nov. 20,2003// I love vintage pictures that tell a story. This is one I would frame for the wall.