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Mitzi Strother, Miss Florida 1941, posing with a seaside backdrop

Mitzi Strother, Miss Florida 1941, posing with a seaside backdrop

Local call number: JJS0283..Title: Mitzi Strother, Miss Florida 1941, posing with a seaside backdrop..Date: 1941..Physical descrip: 1 photonegative - b&w - 4 x 5 in...Series Title: Joseph Janney Steinmetz Colle... more

map from "[In the Trades, the Tropics, & the Roaring Forties ... With 292 illustrations ... after drawings by R. T. Pritchett.]"

map from "[In the Trades, the Tropics, & the Roaring Forties ... With ...

This image has been taken from scan 000022 from "[In the Trades, the Tropics, & the Roaring Forties ... With 292 illustrations ... after drawings by R. T. Pritchett.]". The title and subject terms of this image... more

dry dock from "[In the Trades, the Tropics, & the Roaring Forties ... With 292 illustrations ... after drawings by R. T. Pritchett.]"

dry dock from "[In the Trades, the Tropics, & the Roaring Forties ... ...

This image has been taken from scan 000467 from "[In the Trades, the Tropics, & the Roaring Forties ... With 292 illustrations ... after drawings by R. T. Pritchett.]". The title and subject terms of this image... more

tattoo from "[In the Trades, the Tropics, & the Roaring Forties ... With 292 illustrations ... after drawings by R. T. Pritchett.]"

tattoo from "[In the Trades, the Tropics, & the Roaring Forties ... Wi...

This image has been taken from scan 000327 from "[In the Trades, the Tropics, & the Roaring Forties ... With 292 illustrations ... after drawings by R. T. Pritchett.]". The title and subject terms of this image... more

mountain from "[In the Trades, the Tropics, & the Roaring Forties ... With 292 illustrations ... after drawings by R. T. Pritchett.]"

mountain from "[In the Trades, the Tropics, & the Roaring Forties ... ...

This image has been taken from scan 000285 from "[In the Trades, the Tropics, & the Roaring Forties ... With 292 illustrations ... after drawings by R. T. Pritchett.]". The title and subject terms of this image... more

Portugal from "[In the Trades, the Tropics, & the Roaring Forties ... With 292 illustrations ... after drawings by R. T. Pritchett.]"

Portugal from "[In the Trades, the Tropics, & the Roaring Forties ... ...

This image has been taken from scan 000033 from "[In the Trades, the Tropics, & the Roaring Forties ... With 292 illustrations ... after drawings by R. T. Pritchett.]". The title and subject terms of this image... more

In Their Forties

In Their Forties

This lithograph was published by the journal L'Escarmouche and reproduced in its November 12, 1893 issue. Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec (French, Albi 1864–1901 Saint-André-du-Bois)

Rutherglen from "Glasgow in the “Forties.” [Illustrations, with explanatory text.] ... Revised with notes and a biographical sketch by A. H. Millar"

Rutherglen from "Glasgow in the “Forties.” [Illustrations, with explan...

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Glasgow from "Glasgow in the “Forties.” [Illustrations, with explanatory text.] ... Revised with notes and a biographical sketch by A. H. Millar"

Glasgow from "Glasgow in the “Forties.” [Illustrations, with explanato...

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Porterfield House from "Glasgow in the “Forties.” [Illustrations, with explanatory text.] ... Revised with notes and a biographical sketch by A. H. Millar"

Porterfield House from "Glasgow in the “Forties.” [Illustrations, with...

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Harvie's Dyke from "Glasgow in the “Forties.” [Illustrations, with explanatory text.] ... Revised with notes and a biographical sketch by A. H. Millar"

Harvie's Dyke from "Glasgow in the “Forties.” [Illustrations, with exp...

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Glasgow from "Glasgow in the “Forties.” [Illustrations, with explanatory text.] ... Revised with notes and a biographical sketch by A. H. Millar"

Glasgow from "Glasgow in the “Forties.” [Illustrations, with explanato...

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Nelson Street from "Glasgow in the “Forties.” [Illustrations, with explanatory text.] ... Revised with notes and a biographical sketch by A. H. Millar"

Nelson Street from "Glasgow in the “Forties.” [Illustrations, with exp...

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Glasgow from "Glasgow in the “Forties.” [Illustrations, with explanatory text.] ... Revised with notes and a biographical sketch by A. H. Millar"

Glasgow from "Glasgow in the “Forties.” [Illustrations, with explanato...

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printfield from "Glasgow in the “Forties.” [Illustrations, with explanatory text.] ... Revised with notes and a biographical sketch by A. H. Millar"

printfield from "Glasgow in the “Forties.” [Illustrations, with explan...

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Trongate from "Glasgow in the “Forties.” [Illustrations, with explanatory text.] ... Revised with notes and a biographical sketch by A. H. Millar"

Trongate from "Glasgow in the “Forties.” [Illustrations, with explanat...

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Gorbals from "Glasgow in the “Forties.” [Illustrations, with explanatory text.] ... Revised with notes and a biographical sketch by A. H. Millar"

Gorbals from "Glasgow in the “Forties.” [Illustrations, with explanato...

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Robroyston from "Glasgow in the “Forties.” [Illustrations, with explanatory text.] ... Revised with notes and a biographical sketch by A. H. Millar"

Robroyston from "Glasgow in the “Forties.” [Illustrations, with explan...

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Perth Bridge from "Glasgow in the “Forties.” [Illustrations, with explanatory text.] ... Revised with notes and a biographical sketch by A. H. Millar"

Perth Bridge from "Glasgow in the “Forties.” [Illustrations, with expl...

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baronial hall from "Glasgow in the “Forties.” [Illustrations, with explanatory text.] ... Revised with notes and a biographical sketch by A. H. Millar"

baronial hall from "Glasgow in the “Forties.” [Illustrations, with exp...

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bridges from "Glasgow in the “Forties.” [Illustrations, with explanatory text.] ... Revised with notes and a biographical sketch by A. H. Millar"

bridges from "Glasgow in the “Forties.” [Illustrations, with explanato...

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architecture from "Glasgow in the “Forties.” [Illustrations, with explanatory text.] ... Revised with notes and a biographical sketch by A. H. Millar"

architecture from "Glasgow in the “Forties.” [Illustrations, with expl...

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Anderston from "Glasgow in the “Forties.” [Illustrations, with explanatory text.] ... Revised with notes and a biographical sketch by A. H. Millar"

Anderston from "Glasgow in the “Forties.” [Illustrations, with explana...

This image has been taken from scan 000180 from "Glasgow in the “Forties.” [Illustrations, with explanatory text.] ... Revised with notes and a biographical sketch by A. H. Millar". The title and subject terms ... more

slitting mills from "Glasgow in the “Forties.” [Illustrations, with explanatory text.] ... Revised with notes and a biographical sketch by A. H. Millar"

slitting mills from "Glasgow in the “Forties.” [Illustrations, with ex...

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The Roaring Forties

The Roaring Forties

Frederick J. Waugh (American, Bordentown, New Jersey 1861–1940 Provincetown, Massachusetts)

Rolls-Royce, but where? Ballyboggan, that's where!

Rolls-Royce, but where? Ballyboggan, that's where!

We had some tentative information on this one, not all of which we could stand over in a court of law.....We believed these are Mr and Mrs Philip B. Pierce. This is their Rolls-Royce. The photo may have been ta... more

Grafton Street

Grafton Street

Grafton Street in Dublin, long before pedestrianisation was even a twinkle in Dublin Corporation's eye. Check out the tags for the car registrations that are clear enough to read - the only one I'm unsure of is... more

Ruth Park, pre 1947, by unknown photographer

Ruth Park, pre 1947, by unknown photographer

Notes: Ruth Park (1922-2010) was a well-known New Zealand-born Australian author. She wrote for all ages, from classic children's picture books like 'The Muddle-headed Wombat', teen and young adult novels, 'Pla... more

British Women’s Olympic swimming team, London, 1948.

British Women’s Olympic swimming team, London, 1948.

With temperatures around ninety degrees, the members of the British Women’s Olympic swimming team kept cool in the best manner possible on the day before the official opening of the Olympic Games. ..Daily Heral... more

Teresa Sudol and JoAnn Croak playing a game of Gobi: Lido Beach, Florida

Teresa Sudol and JoAnn Croak playing a game of Gobi: Lido Beach, Flori...

Local call number: JJS0271..Title: Teresa Sudol and JoAnn Croak playing a game of Gobi: Lido Beach, Florida ..Date: October 3, 1949..Physical descrip: 1 photonegative - b&w - 4 x 5 in...Series Title: Joseph Jan... more

Mary Engle Pennington (1872-1952)

Mary Engle Pennington (1872-1952)

Subject: Pennington, Mary Engle 1872-1952. American Chemical Society. University of Pennsylvania. United States Dept. of Agriculture..Type: Black-and-white photographs..Date: 1940..Topic: Chemistry. Women scien... more

Helen Alvina Hunscher Wilkinson (1904-1978)

Helen Alvina Hunscher Wilkinson (1904-1978)

Subject: Wilkinson, Helen Hunscher 1904-1978. Case Western Reserve University. American Dietetic Association..Type: Black-and-white photographs..Date: 1948..Topic: Biochemistry. Women scientists..Local number: ... more

Alma Whiffen Barksdale (1916-1981)

Alma Whiffen Barksdale (1916-1981)

Subject: Barksdale, Alma Whiffen 1916-1981. University of North Carolina (1793-1962). Upjohn Company. New York Botanical Garden..Type: Black-and-white photographs..Date: 1948. 27-Oct-48..Topic: Botany. Women sc... more

Catherine Macfarlane (1877-1969)

Catherine Macfarlane (1877-1969)

Subject: Macfarlane, Catharine 1877-1969..Type: Black-and-white photographs..Date: 1940. C. 1940s..Topic: Gynecology. Cancer--Research. Women scientists..Local number: SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2008-5682]..Summary: C... more

Mary Lura Sherrill (1888-1968)

Mary Lura Sherrill (1888-1968)

Subject: Sherrill, Mary Lura 1888-1968. Mount Holyoke College. Randolph-Macon College. University of Chicago..Type: Black-and-white photographs..Date: 1947..Topic: Chemistry. Women scientists..Local number: SIA... more

Flora May Slosson Wuellner

Flora May Slosson Wuellner

Subject: Wuellner, Flora Slosson. University of Michigan. University of Chicago..Type: Black-and-white photographs..Date: 1945..Topic: Congregationalists..Local number: SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2009-3421]..Summary: ... more

SIA2008-4682

SIA2008-4682

90-105, 11, "Portraits, Kella-Kelln"; "New England industrialist Vivien Kellems (1896-1975) co-founded Kellems Cable Grips Inc., in 1927, with her brother, who had patented a special grip design that became wid... more

Elizabeth Roboz Einstein (1904-1995)

Elizabeth Roboz Einstein (1904-1995)

Creator: Skeleton Studios..Subject: Einstein, Elizabeth Roboz. Cornell University. Stanford Research Institute. Stanford University. University of Vienna. University of Budapest..Type: Black-and-white photograp... more

Marion Winifred Sheahan, R.N. (1892-1994)

Marion Winifred Sheahan, R.N. (1892-1994)

Creator: Wain & Baruch..Subject: Sheahan, Marion Winifred 1892-1994. National Committee for the Improvement of Nursing Services. American Public Health Association. National Organization for Public Health Nursi... more

The McGrath Family emigrating to Canada from Wrexham, 1948

The McGrath Family emigrating to Canada from Wrexham, 1948

Teitl Cymraeg/Welsh title: Teulu McGrath oedd yn ymfudo i Ganada o Wrecsam, 1948.Ffotograffydd/Photographer: Geoff Charles (1909-2002).Dyddiad/Date: September 6, 1948.Cyfrwng/Medium: Negydd ffilm / Film negati... more

Emily Cleveland Davis (1898-1968)

Emily Cleveland Davis (1898-1968)

Subject: Davis, Emily Cleveland 1898-1968. American University. Science Service. United States Dept. of Agriculture..Type: Black-and-white photographs..Date: 1940. 26-Dec-40..Topic: Archaeology..Local number: S... more

left to right: Anesia Pinheiro Machado (1902-1999) and Pilot Dean E. Robinson

left to right: Anesia Pinheiro Machado (1902-1999) and Pilot Dean E. R...

Subject: Machado, Anesia Pinheiro 1902-1999. Robinson, Dean E. Pan American World Airways, Inc. Brazil Air Force..Type: Black-and-white photographs..Date: 1948. C. 1948..Topic: Women air pilots..Local number: S... more

Stella Pecelj Collett (ca. 1922-2010)

Stella Pecelj Collett (ca. 1922-2010)

Subject: Collett, Stella Pecelj c. 1921-2010. Bell & Howell Co. Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer..Type: Black-and-white photographs..Local number: SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2009-1414]..Summary: Stella Pecelj Collett (ca. 1922-201... more

left to right: John Rock, Mary Woodard Lasker (1900-1994), Richard Norris Pierson, Jr. (b. 1929), and Cornelius P. Trowbridge (1898?-1973)

left to right: John Rock, Mary Woodard Lasker (1900-1994), Richard Nor...

Subject: Rock, John. Lasker, Mary. Pierson, Richard N. 1929-. Trowbridge, Cornelius P. c. 1898-1973. Planned Parenthood Federation of America. Harvard Medical School..Type: Black-and-white photographs..Date: 19... more

Barbara McClintock (1902-1992)

Barbara McClintock (1902-1992)

Subject: McClintock, Barbara 1902-1992. Carnegie Institution of Washington Station for Experimental Evolution at Cold Spring Harbor, New York. American Association of University Women..Type: Black-and-white pho... more

Wem schoolchildren learning domestic skills and gardening

Wem schoolchildren learning domestic skills and gardening

Teitl Cymraeg/Welsh title: Plant ysgol Wem yn dysgu sut i arddio a gwneud gwaith tŷ.Ffotograffydd/Photographer: Geoff Charles (1909-2002).Dyddiad/Date: December 1, 1947..Cyfrwng/Medium: Negydd ffilm / Film neg... more

Barbara Chadwick - Hoppings

Barbara Chadwick - Hoppings

Barbara Chadwick posing for the camera at the Hoppings at Town Moor. 1940s..The Hoppings is a popular fair in the North East of England, held in the last full week of June every year on Newcastle's Town Moor, s... more

J.Paul & sons Mannequin Parade 1949

J.Paul & sons Mannequin Parade 1949

This photograph is from the Turners collection...Date: 1949..Turners was established in Newcastle upon Tyne in the early 1900s. It was originally a chemists shop but in 1938 become a photographic dealer. Turner... more

J.Paul & sons Mannequin Parade 1949

J.Paul & sons Mannequin Parade 1949

This photograph is from the Turners collection...Date: 1949..Turners was established in Newcastle upon Tyne in the early 1900s. It was originally a chemists shop but in 1938 become a photographic dealer. Turner... more

J.Paul & sons Mannequin Parade 1949

J.Paul & sons Mannequin Parade 1949

This photograph is from the Turners collection...Date: 1949..Turners was established in Newcastle upon Tyne in the early 1900s. It was originally a chemists shop but in 1938 become a photographic dealer. Turner... more

Gertrude "Tiby" Eisen

Gertrude "Tiby" Eisen

Title: Gertrude "Tiby" Eisen..Description: "Tiby" Eisen swings a baseball bat...Creator: Unknown..Medium: Black and white photograph ..Date: 1945 ..Collection: American Jewish Historical Society Photography Col... more

Snowhite and the Seven Corkmen

Snowhite and the Seven Corkmen

Back to our Ghosts of Xmas Past extravaganza - and today we're being haunted by the cover of the script of this pantomime that was performed by the Bernadette Players at Christmas 1941 in the Bernadette Hall, R... more

Synge Street Boys

Synge Street Boys

Gorgeous class photo from Synge Street School in Dublin. Love the facial expressions and the haircuts, and look at the rebel (top left) with his hair parted on the right.....Would love to get names for some of ... more

March 10, 1944

March 10, 1944

Award winning army boxing team at the Barracks in Waterford, complete with their silverware. Would assume that the chap at the back in the polo neck was their trainer...Date: Friday, 10 March 1944..NLI Ref.: P_... more

March 5, 1946

March 5, 1946

A hospital or nursing home group taken somewhere in Waterford. We knew the gentleman on the right was Dr Vincent White ( http://www.flickr.com/photos/nlireland/6940590561/ ) , and the other two men were Dr Hall... more

December 30, 1946

December 30, 1946

A misty day on the quayside of the River Suir in Waterford city but a boathouse is visible on the far bank. The first building is the Adelphi Hotel, but other businesses are evident next door: H.B. Brandon Ferg... more

December 13, 1941

December 13, 1941

The derelict remains of Whittles (shop or pub) on the corner of Bolton Street and Lombard Street in Waterford City...Couldn't resist this for the good cache of posters (promise to resist poster addiction for a ... more

November 23, 1949

November 23, 1949

A little blurry, but who could keep this many children still? These are girls at the Sisters of Charity School in Waterford having an early Christmas Party. Incidentally, this is a rare example of a Coca-Cola s... more

November 13, 1942

November 13, 1942

This is the packing department of William Power & Co. Seed Merchants at 26 O'Connell Street, Waterford. We have another photo of the office downstairs ( http://www.flickr.com/photos/nlireland/6119146591/ ) , an... more

November 12, 1947

November 12, 1947

We think that this is the Walsh/Power wedding. The photo was certainly ordered by a Mr James Walsh, and at least one side of the wedding party may have been from Killeen, Co. Wexford...There is no bouquet in ev... more

September 10, 1943

September 10, 1943

Staff of William Power & Co. at work in the firm's tomato plantation, on Dunmore Road, Waterford. Particularly like this photo as it gives the illusion of a Mediterranean climate at work in usually far more chi... more

July 31, 1943

July 31, 1943

Bit of a cheat adding this as the pic for 31 July, as we believe that the original photo was taken long before 1943, but this copy was certainly produced on 31 July 1943! It was ordered by a Mr John Gorry, of D... more

July 15, 1944

July 15, 1944

Graduates of University College Dublin at Earlsfort Terrace...Date: Saturday, 15 July 1944..NLI Ref.: KE_309 ( http://catalogue.nli.ie/Record/KE_309 )

Snowhite and the Seven Corkmen

Snowhite and the Seven Corkmen

Back to our Ghosts of Xmas Past extravaganza - and today we're being haunted by the cover of the script of this pantomime that was performed by the Bernadette Players at Christmas 1941 in the Bernadette Hall, R... more

Two Cooks and a Cabbage (1941) | BFI DVD

Two Cooks and a Cabbage (1941) | BFI DVD

This amusing guide on the correct way to boil vegetables in times of austerity features alongside a host of other handy wartime shorts on the BFI's latest DVD collection Ration Books and Rabbit Pies: Films from... more