Posts Tagged ‘heritage photos’

Heritage Photo of the Day: October 24, 2012

Wednesday, October 24th, 2012

Broad St., Adare, Co. Limerick, c.1880

Broad St. Adare, Co. Limerick, c.1880

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Source

National Library of Ireland on the Commons (flickr)

Heritage Photo of the Day: October 23, 2012

Tuesday, October 23rd, 2012

Widow Macnamara in her Fortress.

This is the home of eighty year old widow, Margaret Macnamara, from Bodyke, Co. Clare, who was evicted on 2 June 1877.

Widow Macnamara in her fortress, 1877.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Source

National Library of Ireland on the Commons (flickr)

Heritage Photo of the Day: October 22, 2012

Monday, October 22nd, 2012

Today’s heritage photo is from Wales:

Eliza, the baker’s carrier, Tal-y-bont (Cardiganshire?), c.1885

Source

National Library of Wales (on flickr)

Heritage Photo of the Day

Friday, October 19th, 2012

Today’s Heritage Photo is from Ireland:

Spinning and carding wool outside a thatched cottage, c.1900

Walking wheel outside of thatched cottage, c.1900, Ireland

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Source

National Library of Ireland

Heritage Photo of the Day

Thursday, October 18th, 2012

Today’s Heritage Photo is from Iceland:

Fish washing indoors. Reykjavík. 1911

Fish washing indoors. Reykjavík. 1911

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Source

Cornell University Library

Heritage Photo of the Day

Wednesday, October 17th, 2012

Today’s photo is of:

Nurse visiting a family on Arranmore Island, Co. Donegal, c.1910.

Nurse visiting a family on Arranmore Island, Co. Donegal, c.1910 

 

 

 

 

 

Source

National Library Ireland

Heritage Photo of the Day

Tuesday, October 16th, 2012

Today’s heritage photo is of:

Fish Market, Galway, c.1900

Fish Market, Galway, c.1900

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Source

National Library of Ireland

Heritage Photo of the Day

Monday, October 15th, 2012

Today’s heritage photo is of:

Paddy’s Market, Cork City, Ireland, c.1900

Paddy's Market, Cork City, Ireland, c.1900

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Source

National Library of Ireland

Heritage Photo of the Day

Saturday, October 13th, 2012

Old Closes and Streets of Glasgow. Close, No. 46 Saltmarket. 

Close, No. 46 Saltmarket, from Old Closes and Streets of Glasgow

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Source

National Galleries Scotland

FYI: Apparently Saltmarket was awash in pubs.  Click here to see the list.

Heritage Photo of the Day

Friday, October 12th, 2012

This is the final photo in our salute to Oktoberfest and German Heritage, hope you enjoyed them.

Today’s photo is of:

Giessen, Germany. Peasants at market, 1890.

Giessen, Germany. Peasants at market, 1890.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Source

Dickinson College Library