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A painting of a woman picking flowers from a tree. Flapper background collage, backgrounds textures.

A painting of a woman picking flowers from a tree. Flapper background ...

A woman picking flowers from a field / A painting of a woman picking flowers from a tree / Public domain stock illustration.

Reading man, Sweden - Public domain portrait print

Reading man, Sweden - Public domain portrait print

A man reading a book. ..En man som läser en bok. ..Parish (socken): Unknown.Province (landskap): Unknown.Municipality (kommun): Unknown.County (län): Unknown..Photograph by: Einar Erici .Date: 1930s.Format: P... More

Family listening to the test match results

Family listening to the test match results

Creator: James Jarché (1891 - 1965).Date: 7 December 1932.Format: Photograph; gelatin silver print.Collection: Daily Herald Archive ( http://www.nationalmediamuseum.org.uk/Collection/Photography/DailyHeraldArc... More

Helen Twelvetrees arrives from Hollywood to make the film The Thoroughbred in Sydney, 2 December 1935 / silver gelatin photoprint by Harry Freeman

Helen Twelvetrees arrives from Hollywood to make the film The Thorough...

This would actually be American fashion, possibly Schiaparelli or Schiaparelli-inspired, as Twelvetrees had just arrived in Australia. As a minor film star, she was pleased to be feted and treated as a great st... More

Arthur Henri Poole - For the Gentlemen

Arthur Henri Poole - For the Gentlemen

Supplying the 1930s sartorial needs of men in the South East, I give you the Men's Department at Hickey's in New Ross...Hickey's obviously had A.H. Poole photographers in because of a huge sale they were having... More

Arthur Henri Poole - July 29, 1938

Arthur Henri Poole - July 29, 1938

Typesetters working on linotype machines at the Waterford News in what looks like organised chaos. This newspaper was set up in 1848, and is still going strong as the Waterford News and Star in print ( http://w... More

A stage in the thirties - Drawing. Public domain image.

A stage in the thirties - Drawing. Public domain image.

Title on verso. (DLC/PP-1932:0042). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "Greenwich Village" by Thomas A. Janvier, Harper's magazine 87:345 (Aug. 1893).

Gabriele Rabel (b. 1880), scientist

Gabriele Rabel (b. 1880), scientist

Creator: Davis, Watson 1896-1967..Subject: Rabel, Gabriele. Science Service. University of Cambridge Archives. British Association for the Advancement of Science..Type: Black-and-white photographs..Date: 1938. ... More

SIA2008-4514 coat of arms - Public domain portrait print

SIA2008-4514 coat of arms - Public domain portrait print

90-105, 10, "Portraits, Jones K-Z"; "Phyllis Jones, May 7, 1935. Because her photograph was attached to a resume, this 28-year-old woman may have been applying to be a Science Service correspondent. Jones had... More

Amelia Earhart at Derry. Northern Ireland

Amelia Earhart at Derry. Northern Ireland

On Saturday, 21 May 1932, Amelia Earhart was on her second Atlantic crossing when she was forced to land in a field near Derry (Londonderry) in her "Little Red Bus"...Ireland of the Welcomes was to the fore in ... More

left to right: George Grant McCurdy (1863-1947) and Emily Cleveland Davis (1898-1968)

left to right: George Grant McCurdy (1863-1947) and Emily Cleveland Da...

Creator: Davis, Fremont 1915-1977..Subject: McCurdy, George Grant 1863-1947. Davis, Emily Cleveland 1898-1968. Yale University. Science Service. International Symposium on Early Man (1937 : Philadelphia, Pa.)..... More

Celtic Tiger?, Leinster, Ireland

Celtic Tiger?, Leinster, Ireland

Fierce looking tiger in a cage in Dublin Zoo. Showing how photography captures one moment in time, we also have a photo of him(?) taken a couple of minutes before or after, where he just looks like a big pussy ... More

Arthur Henri Poole - June 11, 1931

Arthur Henri Poole - June 11, 1931

Messrs William Clarke & Sons, Grattan Quay, Waterford..Date: Thursday, 11 June 1931..NLI Ref.: P_WP_3817 ( P_WP_3817 )

Olga Spessiva in Swan Lake costume, 1934 / photographer Sydney Fox Studio, 3rd Floor, 88 King St, Sydney

Olga Spessiva in Swan Lake costume, 1934 / photographer Sydney Fox Stu...

For the sad life story of Olga Spessivtzeva (billed Spessiva for phonic simplicity or maybe to make the name more the same length as "Pavlova" who had toured six years before on her Australian tour); and the pa... More

Arthur Henri Poole - April 30, 1934

Arthur Henri Poole - April 30, 1934

This photo marks a red letter day for our National Library of Ireland Flickr Commons stream. It is the final photo in our Year in the Life ( nlireland/collections/72157626612128423/ ) project, where we uploade... More

Unidentified woman; psychologist Clark Leonard Hull

Unidentified woman; psychologist Clark Leonard Hull

90-105, 9B, "Portraits, Hu-Hub"; "Unidentified woman; psychologist Clark Leonard Hull (1884-1952); and psychologist James Burt Miner (1873-1943), taken by Marjorie Van de Water, at the American Psychological As... More

left to right: Theodore Leslie Shear (1880-1945) and Josephine Platner Shear

left to right: Theodore Leslie Shear (1880-1945) and Josephine Platner...

Subject: Shear, Theodore Leslie 1880-1945. Shear, Josephine Platner. Princeton University. Wellesley College. Columbia University..Type: Black-and-white photographs..Date: 1936. 27-Jul-36..Topic: Archaeology. W... More

Lillian Josephine Hawes, scientist

Lillian Josephine Hawes, scientist

90-105, 9A, "Portraits, Hav-Haz"; Lillian Josephine Hawes (b. 1905) graduated from Stanford University in 1928 and first served as a public health nurse in Los Angeles. This photograph was distributed when she... More

Muriel E. Mussells Seyfert (b. 1909)

Muriel E. Mussells Seyfert (b. 1909)

Creator: Fuller, Wesley..Subject: Seyfert, Muriel E. Mussells 1909-. Harvard College Observatory..Type: Black-and-white photographs..Date: 1936. 3/16/1936..Topic: Astronomy. Women scientists..Local number: SIA ... More

left to right: Unidentified man and Marion Schmidt Escallon (1912-2003)

left to right: Unidentified man and Marion Schmidt Escallon (1912-2003...

Subject: Escallon, Marion Schmidt 1912-2003, Sinclair Oil Company, Geological Survey (U.S.), University of Michigan, Texaco (Colombia), Petroleum.....Type: Black-and-white photographs.....Date: 1937, Dec-37....... More

Illustrated front cover from The Queenslander, 15 November 1934

Illustrated front cover from The Queenslander, 15 November 1934

Photographer: Garnet Agnew..Location: Queensland, Australia..View this page at the State Library of Queensland /10462/deriv/125990 ( .../10462/deriv/125990 ) ..Information about State Library of Queensland’s ne... More

Illustrated front cover from The Queenslander May 16, 1935

Illustrated front cover from The Queenslander May 16, 1935

Photographer: James Wieneke..Location: Queensland, Australia..Description: Caption: On the track outback. ..View this page at the State Library of Queensland /10462/deriv/125445 ( .../10462/deriv/125445 ) ..I... More

Arthur Henri Poole - Messrs J.F. O'Gorman, Clonmel

Arthur Henri Poole - Messrs J.F. O'Gorman, Clonmel

An inside view of O'Gorman Motor Works at Prior Park in Clonmel, Co. Tipperary...Date: Monday, 30 April 1934..NLI Ref.: P_WP_4044 ( P_WP_4044 )

Winifred Phillips Hathaway - Public domain photograph

Winifred Phillips Hathaway - Public domain photograph

90-105, 9A, "Portraits, Has-Hau"; "Winifred Phillips Hathaway (1870?-1954), Associate Director, National Society for the Prevention of Blindness, had just received the Leslie Dana Gold Medal at the June 1937 As... More

Left to right: Unidentified woman and Edward Dorris McAlister (b. 1901)

Left to right: Unidentified woman and Edward Dorris McAlister (b. 1901...

Subject: McAlister, Edward Dorris b. 1901-, Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory, University of California, Berkeley, University of Oregon.....Type: Black-and-white photographs.....Date: 1930. C. 1930s.....To... More

Arthur Henri Poole - January 3, 1930

Arthur Henri Poole - January 3, 1930

Not a good start to the year 1930 for the owner of this Cotton motorbike! This photo was taken at John Kelly's garage ( nlireland/6531108775/in/photostream ) on Catherine Street, Waterford...Date: Friday, 3 Ja... More

Mrs Mollie Grey, interior decorator, Greenknowe Avenue, Potts Point, Sydney, ca. 1935/ photographer Harold Cazneaux

Mrs Mollie Grey, interior decorator, Greenknowe Avenue, Potts Point, S...

Format: Photograph..Find more detailed information about this photographic collection: 403297 ( http://403297 ) ..From the collection of the State Library of New South Wales : / ( / )

Illustrated front cover from The Queenslander, 5 March 1936

Illustrated front cover from The Queenslander, 5 March 1936

Photographer: Doreen Harris..Location: Queensland, Australia..View this page at the State Library of Queensland /10462/deriv/132127 ( .../10462/deriv/132127 ) .Information about State Library of Queensland’s ne... More

Meal time on the verandah, Queensland, 1936

Meal time on the verandah, Queensland, 1936

Photographer: Ian McBain ..Location: Queensland, Australia..Description: Front cover of the Queenslander, 22 October 1936, depicts a happy family on a balcony/veranda at meal time. They are being served cold fo... More

Joseph Steinmetz doing an egg balancing trick

Joseph Steinmetz doing an egg balancing trick

Local call number: JJS1365..Title: Joseph Steinmetz doing an egg balancing trick..Date: August 30, 1939..General Note: Possibly in Philadelphia, Pa. ..Physical descrip: 1 photoprint - b&w - 10 x 8 in...Series T... More

Arthur Henri Poole - Happy Days

Arthur Henri Poole - Happy Days

Choosing photos for this stream is an interesting process, but whenever a photo makes me laugh that more or less clinches a slot, and that's what happened when I came across this one. Hope you like it too.....S... More

Mrs. H.C. Hamilton, professor, scientist

Mrs. H.C. Hamilton, professor, scientist

90-105, 9A, "Portraits, Ham"; "This image of Professor and Mrs. H.C. Hamilton being photographed by psychologist Weston Ashmore Bousfield (1904-1986) was made by Marjorie Van de Water at an American Psychologic... More

Illustrated front cover from The Queenslander, 25 February 1937

Illustrated front cover from The Queenslander, 25 February 1937

Photographer: James Wieneke..Location: Queensland, Australia..View this page at the State Library of Queensland /10462/deriv/135725 ( .../10462/deriv/135725 ) ..Information about State Library of Queensland’s ... More

Arthur Henri Poole - March 25, 1936

Arthur Henri Poole - March 25, 1936

I urge you all to zoom in on this one for the sheer discomfort on the faces of some of the "ladies". Think we've finally got a photo of the H.M.S. Pinafore, after some of our earlier Gilbert & Sullivan guesses.... More

Arthur Henri Poole - December 23, 1930

Arthur Henri Poole - December 23, 1930

Pupils of Our Lady of Lourdes, Holy Faith school at Rosbercon, New Ross, Co. Wexford. Looks as if they were dressed up for a Nativity Play, but what the hell was the Wicked Witch of the West doing as part of th... More

M. Åkesson, Grimslöv, Småland, Sweden

M. Åkesson, Grimslöv, Småland, Sweden

The shoemaker M. Åkesson. ..Skomakaren M. Åkesson...Parish (socken): Skatelöv.Province (landskap): Småland.Municipality (kommun): Alvesta.County (län): Kronoberg..Photograph by: Einar Erici .Date: 1930s.Format:... More

Icon SIA2008-5056, public domain photograph

Icon SIA2008-5056, public domain photograph

90-105, 12, "Portraits, Lan"; "The films of actress Elissa Landi (1904-1948) were popular in 1920s and 1930s; in 1932, when this photograph was distributed, she appeared in Cecil B. DeMille’s The Sign of the Cr... More

Tramless Patrick Street in Cork

Tramless Patrick Street in Cork

We've seen this snippet of Patrick Street in Cork before, but that was when it was very much be-trammed (technical term). It looks as if trams were gone as a mode of Cork transport by the time this Valentine C... More

[Portrait of Domingo Ortega, first bull fighter in Spain in the thirties]

[Portrait of Domingo Ortega, first bull fighter in Spain in the thirti...

Title derived from information on verso of photographic print. Van Vechten number: XXXIII N 3. Also available on microfilm. Gift; Carl Van Vechten Estate; 1966. Forms part of: Portrait photographs of celebritie... More

Manpower. Former actress now aircraft worker. From central casting to aircraft casting! Erstwhile child star of the silent picture days, auburn-haired Dorothy Langdon now inspects airplane engine parts in a Detroit war plant. Known as "Baby Dorothy Phelps" of the silents, and heart interest of western thrillers in the middle thirties, Miss Langdon joined America's army of women war workers early this year. With a husband in the Army, the twenty-six-year-old beauty finds her new role in life eminently satisfying. "I'm really doing something," she says. "I got tired of just playing at doing something." In addition to her forty-eight hour work week at the inspection table, Miss Langdon still finds time to study drafting at night

Manpower. Former actress now aircraft worker. From central casting to ...

Public domain photograph of a woman, female portrait, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Arthur Henri Poole - Coming of Age

Arthur Henri Poole - Coming of Age

One of these gentlemen is Lord Dunalley (we think). The occasion was the coming of age of his son, the Hon. Desmond Prittie - the young chap in the centre presumably. This was taken at Kilboy, Nenagh, Co. Tippe... More

A man in a hat and suspenders standing next to a car. Male retro 1920.

A man in a hat and suspenders standing next to a car. Male retro 1920.

Stock photography: A man in a hat and tie standing next to a car / A man in a hat and suspenders standing next to a car. Stock photo: A man in a hat and tie standing next to a car / A man in a hat and suspende... More

Roller skaters at the Palladium, 17 March 1937, by Sam Hood

Roller skaters at the Palladium, 17 March 1937, by Sam Hood

Reproduced in Sydney Exposures... [by] Alan Davies (1991), p. 58-59..Sydney Exposures book and exhibition caption: Roller Gliding, Sydney, 17 March 1937 : The gala opening of the Palladium, in William Street, s... More

Douglas Grant, draughtsman and soldier, with his ornamental pond and Harbour Bridge, Callan Park, between 1932-1940 / photographer Sam Hood

Douglas Grant, draughtsman and soldier, with his ornamental pond and H...

Douglas Grant was orphaned in a tribal battle or some say, in punitive action. He had a good education and became a clever draughtsman. After working at Mort's dock he enlisted twice, because of bureaucratic ru... More

Arthur Henri Poole - July 3, 1931

Arthur Henri Poole - July 3, 1931

This marvellous man is either Mr William Hill of 53 O'Connell Street, Waterford, or was photographed while working at Hill's premises...Date: 3 July 1931..NLI Ref.: P_WP_3840 ( P_WP_3840 )

Mr and Mrs Nilsson, Kulladal, Skåne, Sweden

Mr and Mrs Nilsson, Kulladal, Skåne, Sweden

The master painter Olof Nilsson, born in 1865, and his wife in a garden, probably by their house at 5, Ludvigsgatan street in Kulladal area in Malmö in Scania. ..Målarmästaren Olof Nilsson, född 1865, och hans ... More

John Peabody Harrington (1884-1961) and Chief Wi'ishi of Mission Indians, California

John Peabody Harrington (1884-1961) and Chief Wi'ishi of Mission India...

Subject: Harrington, John Peabody..Type: Black-and-white photographs..Date: 1935. 07/12/1935..Topic: Indians of North America. Ethnology..Local number: SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2008-3356]..Summary: John Peabody Harr... More

Arthur Henri Poole - January 3, 1930

Arthur Henri Poole - January 3, 1930

Not a good start to the year 1930 for the owner of this Cotton motorbike! This photo was taken at John Kelly's garage ( nlireland/6531108775/in/photostream ) on Catherine Street, Waterford...Date: Friday, 3 Ja... More

Illustrated front cover from The Queenslander May 10, 1934

Illustrated front cover from The Queenslander May 10, 1934

Photographer: James Wieneke..Location: Queensland, Australia..Description: Big Boss cattle drover. ..View this page at the State Library of Queensland /10462/deriv/122605 ( .../10462/deriv/122605 ) ..Informati... More

A man in a black hat standing next to a table with drinks. Speakeasy drink bar.

A man in a black hat standing next to a table with drinks. Speakeasy d...

A man in a hat standing next to a bar / A man in a hat and a woman in a black hat are standing at a bar / Public domain stock photo of drinks.

Arthur Henri Poole - Choice Old Port

Arthur Henri Poole - Choice Old Port

We've previously uploaded two photos of H. Downes & Co, Waterford. That establishment is still up and running and are here on Flickr as Downes Bar ( 74482219@N05/ ) . They're keen to see more pics of Downes fro... More

Mr and Mrs Fröding, Kummelnäs, Uppland, Sweden

Mr and Mrs Fröding, Kummelnäs, Uppland, Sweden

The gardener Fredrik Fröding, born in 1854, and his wife...Trädgårdsmästaren Fredrik Fröding, född 1854, och hans fru...Parish (socken): Boo.Province (landskap): Uppland.Municipality (kommun): Nacka.County (län... More

Winifred May de Kok, scientist. South Africa

Winifred May de Kok, scientist. South Africa

90-105, 11, "Portraits, Kod-Kok"; "South African born writer and broadcaster Winifred May de Kok (1893-1969) had attended medical school in England during the 1920s and was in medical practice until 1953, when ... More

Illustrated front cover from The Queenslander, 17 May 1934

Illustrated front cover from The Queenslander, 17 May 1934

Photographer: James Wieneke..Location: Queensland, Australia..Description: Caption: Bedouins of the Bush. ..View this page at the State Library of Queensland /10462/deriv/130839 ( .../10462/deriv/130839 ) ..In... More

Arthur Henri Poole - February 8, 1930

Arthur Henri Poole - February 8, 1930

Presenting the Hon. Mrs Nigel Baring and Mr Edward Fitzgibbon of Croom, Co. Limerick. Edward Fitzgibbon was Master of Croom Harriers...We think that Mrs Nigel Baring (née Hon. Ada Sybil Roche) was a daughter of... More

Arthur Henri Poole - Chamber of Commerce

Arthur Henri Poole - Chamber of Commerce

Chamber of Commerce group, Waterford, from the Poole Collection...See comments below for those that we've managed to identify.....Date: Monday, 12 May 1930..NLI Ref.: P_WP_3697 ( P_WP_3697 )

A stage in the thirties - Drawing. Public domain image.

A stage in the thirties - Drawing. Public domain image.

Title on verso. (DLC/PP-1932:0042). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "Greenwich Village" by Thomas A. Janvier, Harper's magazine 87:345 (Aug. 1893).

Wilhelmine Marie Euteman Key - Public domain portrait print

Wilhelmine Marie Euteman Key - Public domain portrait print

90-105, 11, "Portraits, Ker-Kez"; Geneticist Wilhelmine Marie Euteman Key (b. 1872) was the author of Heredity and Social Fitness (1920).

Vladimir Kosma Zworykin (1889-1982)

Vladimir Kosma Zworykin (1889-1982)

Subject: Zworykin, V. K (Vladimir Kosma) 1889-1982. Birt, Mildred. Westinghouse Electric & Manufacturing Company..Type: Black-and-white photographs..Date: 1929..Topic: Television..Local number: SIA Acc. 90-105 ... More

Elizabeth Shull Russell (1913-2001)

Elizabeth Shull Russell (1913-2001)

Creator: American Association of University Women..Subject: Russell, Elizabeth Shull 1913-2001. University of Michigan. Columbia University. University of Chicago. Jackson Laboratory (Bar Harbor, Me.)..Type: Bl... More

Illustrated front cover from The Queenslander, 27 June 1935

Illustrated front cover from The Queenslander, 27 June 1935

Creator: Doreen Harris...View this image at the State Library of Queensland: /10462/deriv/135777 ( .../10462/deriv/135777 ) ..Information about State Library of Queensland’s collection: www.slq.qld.gov.au/resou... More

Arthur Henri Poole - For the Ladies

Arthur Henri Poole - For the Ladies

Supplying the 1930s fashion needs of women in the South East, I give you the Ladies' Department at Hickey's in New Ross...Hickey's obviously had A.H. Poole photographers in because of a huge sale they were havi... More

University of Sydney Blackboard Notes

University of Sydney Blackboard Notes

Blackboard notes in a Biology classroom at the University of Sydney in 1938.

Arthur Henri Poole - January 3, 1930

Arthur Henri Poole - January 3, 1930

Not a good start to the year 1930 for the owner of this Cotton motorbike! This photo was taken at John Kelly's garage ( nlireland/6531108775/in/photostream ) on Catherine Street, Waterford...Date: Friday, 3 Ja... More

G. V. Gustafsson, Margretelund, Uppland, Sweden

G. V. Gustafsson, Margretelund, Uppland, Sweden

The crofter G. V. Gustafsson in Margretelund. Born in 1872. ..Torparen G. V. Gustafsson i Margretelund. Född 1872. ..Parish (socken): Angarn.Province (landskap): Uppland.Municipality (kommun): Vallentuna.Count... More

Building Bridges, Leinster, Ireland

Building Bridges, Leinster, Ireland

A very early O'Dea photo, allegedly from November 1936. I'm not convinced about that month, unless it was unseasonably warm for the time of year. That looks like summer clobber on the local children who had gat... More

Arthur Henri Poole - July 12, 1932

Arthur Henri Poole - July 12, 1932

This group of four are pictured outside the Seaview Hotel in Tramore, Co. Waterford. Perhaps they are holidaymakers, but the gentleman may be P. Fitzgerald, owner of the Seaview, pictured with his family. We'd ... More

Leonardo at Lahinch - A group of men standing around a small plane

Leonardo at Lahinch - A group of men standing around a small plane

This is the Leonardo da Vinci, aka NR 13137, resting comfortably after an emergency landing near Lahinch, Co. Clare, and captured by an Irish Independent photographer...This was part of the account in the newsp... More

The Púca's Hole, Leinster, Ireland

The Púca's Hole, Leinster, Ireland

Early days of construction of the dam at Poulaphouca in Co. Wicklow…..Photographer: James P. O'Dea ( http://catalogue.nli.ie/Author/Home?author=O'Dea,+James+P.+1910-1992+photographer&sort=year+asc&view=grid ) .... More

Arthur Henri Poole - July 7, 1934

Arthur Henri Poole - July 7, 1934

This is the large, but very smiley, family of Mrs Wall of Arundel Square, Waterford...Date: Saturday, 7 July 1934..NLI Ref.: P_WP_4048 ( P_WP_4048 )

Arthur Henri Poole - June 14, 1939

Arthur Henri Poole - June 14, 1939

O'Shea-Flavin Wedding..According to sharon.corbet ( /photos/scorbet/ ) this is almost certainly Patrick O’Shea and Mary Agnes Flavin who were married in Tramore on 14 June 1939 ( https://civilrecords.irishgene... More

SIA2008-4515 - Public domain portrait print

SIA2008-4515 - Public domain portrait print

90-105, 10, "Portraits, Jones K-Z"; "Phyllis Jones, May 7, 1935. Because her photograph was attached to a resume, this 28-year-old woman may have been applying to be a Science Service correspondent. Jones had... More

Greta Persson, Almo, Dalarna, Sweden, Sverige

Greta Persson, Almo, Dalarna, Sweden, Sverige

Greta Persson, 66 years old, dressed in a traditional costume. Wife of the yeoman farmer Ollas Per Persson in Almo, Dalecarlia. ..Greta Persson, 66 år, i folkdräkt. Hustru till hemmansägaren Ollas Per Persson i... More

Regina Flannery Herzfeld, scientist

Regina Flannery Herzfeld, scientist

90-105, 7, Portraits Fla-Flem; "Regina Flannery Herzfeld (1904-2004), one of the first female anthropologists in the United States, was a professor in the Department of Anthropology, Catholic University, 1935-1... More

Arthur Henri Poole - August 12, 1937

Arthur Henri Poole - August 12, 1937

An unusual photo in our collections - this unidentified woman was photographed for a Dr. J.C. Walsh, Clonmel, Co. Tipperary specifically to show the effects of Pellagra. This disease is caused by a lack of the ... More

May 26, 1932, Cashel, Tipperary, Ireland

May 26, 1932, Cashel, Tipperary, Ireland

This is described in our catalogue as "Group of priests : commissioned by Rev. Father McCarthy, St. Josephs Missionary House, Rockwell"...Some years after posting this, Bernard Healy ( /photos/bernardhealy/ ) ... More

Mr and Mrs Persson, Dalarna, Sweden, Sverige

Mr and Mrs Persson, Dalarna, Sweden, Sverige

The yeoman farmer Ollas Per Persson and his wife Greta at a hut in Dalecarlia. ..Hemmansägaren Ollas Per Persson och hans fru Greta vid en fäbod. ..Parish (socken): Siljansnäs.Province (landskap): Dalarna.Muni... More

Kirsopp Lake (1872-1946), Silva Tipple New (b. 1898), and Robert Pierce Casey (1897-1959),

Kirsopp Lake (1872-1946), Silva Tipple New (b. 1898), and Robert Pierc...

90-105, 12, "Portraits, La-Lal"; "Kirsopp Lake (1872-1946), Silva Tipple New (b. 1898), and Robert Pierce Casey (1897-1959), co-leaders of a 1938 Brown University-University of Pennsylvania joint expedition to ... More

Player's Please, Leinster, Ireland

Player's Please, Leinster, Ireland

Glorious searchlit photo of the heart of Dublin, with the city en fête for the 31st International Eucharistic Congress...Date: (Almost certainly) Saturday, 25 June 1932..NLI Ref.: IND_H_2068 ( IND_H_2068 )

Arthur Henri Poole - July 17, 1931

Arthur Henri Poole - July 17, 1931

The Sailors' Rest, Waterford, including some crew of the H.M.S. Sturdy. There were a number of H.M.S. Sturdys - one was a submarine. This Sturdy may have been the very first to carry the name - an S-Class Destr... More

Arthur Henri Poole - May 30, 1931

Arthur Henri Poole - May 30, 1931

All we had on this photo was "Rev. Father Conlon, Handball Court" until we got this great information from Brendan Grogan:.."Checked out the photograph in question, dated 30th May 1931. It's from the old Good C... More

The Púca's Hole, Leinster, Ireland

The Púca's Hole, Leinster, Ireland

Early days of construction of the dam at Poulaphouca in Co. Wicklow…..Photographer: James P. O'Dea ( http://catalogue.nli.ie/Author/Home?author=O'Dea,+James+P.+1910-1992+photographer&sort=year+asc&view=grid ) .... More

Priest, Valamo Monastery, Karelia, Russia

Priest, Valamo Monastery, Karelia, Russia

Father Vladimir, a priest at Valaam Russian Orthodox Monastery. ..Fader Vladimir, en präst vid Valamo rysk-ortodoxa kloster. ..Location: Valaam monastery, Valamo, Karjala, Karelia, Karelen, Russia (Finland whe... More

Lars Erik Pettersson, Kopparberg, Västmanland, Sweden, Sverige

Lars Erik Pettersson, Kopparberg, Västmanland, Sweden, Sverige

The miner Lars Erik Pettersson in Kopparberg. Born in 1858. ..Gruvarbetaren Lars Erik Pettersson i Kopparberg. Född 1858. ..Parish (socken): Ljusnarsberg.Province (landskap): Västmanland.Municipality (kommun):... More

"Dixie land." In the thirties America was flooded with "wildcat" money and counterfeiting was so common that suspicion became fixed on almost all paper money. Through it all, however, the bank notes of the Citizens' Bank and Trust Company of New

"Dixie land." In the thirties America was flooded with "wildcat" money...

Print of bank note at top and bottom of page. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 25, Folder 17.

El Argentino, La Plata, Smithsonian Institution archives

El Argentino, La Plata, Smithsonian Institution archives

Creator: Lucile Mann..Local number: SIA2011-0664..Summary: Page with photographs and news clipping. Scrapbook entitled "Argentina 1939" from the William M. Mann and Lucile Quarry Mann Papers...Dates: 1939..Col... More

Arthur Henri Poole - November 27, 1935

Arthur Henri Poole - November 27, 1935

This is a wedding shot of Mr Paul I. Power and Miss Mary Christopher. Unfortunately we don't have names for the best man or bridesmaid. As this is a Poole photograph, we're assuming this wedding took place in t... More

Arthur Henri Poole - June 28, 1932

Arthur Henri Poole - June 28, 1932

37 Green Street, Waterford decorated in honour of the 31st International Eucharistic Congress, held in Dublin 21-26 June 1932. We believe that this house was owned by a Mr M. Quinn...Thanks to noonies12 who ide... More

May 6, 1931 - Black and White Portrait Photograph

May 6, 1931 - Black and White Portrait Photograph

Mr T. Healy, 9 Bridge St., vig, copy..NLI Ref.: P_WP_3805 ( P_WP_3805 )

Marjorie Van de Water photograph of Patricia Ann Jacobsen

Marjorie Van de Water photograph of Patricia Ann Jacobsen

90-105, 10, "Portraits, Jacl - Jacz"; "Science Service psychology editor Marjorie Van de Water took this photograph of Patricia Ann Jacobsen, daughter of Yale University professor Carlyle Ferdinand Jacobsen (19... More

Portholes, Leinster, Ireland, Dublin, Ireland

Portholes, Leinster, Ireland, Dublin, Ireland

Two chaps eyeing up the hullabaloo at Dun Laoghaire as one of the ships bringing visitors to Dublin for the 31st International Eucharistic Congress docked...Incidentally, if we had a CSI style database of finge... More

Swedford? No, it's Guildford!

Swedford? No, it's Guildford!

Very exciting this morning, Flickroonies - we're venturing onto English soil!..This is an early O'Dea photograph from 1936, allegedly taken in Swedford, England. On a very cursory search, Swedford certainly was... More

Arthur Henri Poole - February 11, 1932

Arthur Henri Poole - February 11, 1932

Not a very picturesque view, but instead Poster Heaven and a great example of NLI collections colliding!..This is Manor Street school in Waterford photographed on the day after a fire. Next door is the Cumann n... More

Arthur Henri Poole - December 4, 1939

Arthur Henri Poole - December 4, 1939

This "Dining Room" with its imaginary fireplace is just one of a set of dressed rooms that was photographed for Mr Raymond Corish, and must have been quite a modern innovation.....Raymond Corish's were furnitur... More

ose Koller, sculptor and head of restoration department, Vienna Museum of Natural History

ose Koller, sculptor and head of restoration department, Vienna Museum...

90-105, 12, "Portraits, Kol-Koz (1)"; "Rose Koller, sculptor and head of restoration department, Vienna Museum of Natural History, ca. mid-1930s. In 1936, the museum’s Anthropological Department commissioned a... More

Swedford? No, it's Guildford!

Swedford? No, it's Guildford!

Very exciting this morning, Flickroonies - we're venturing onto English soil!..This is an early O'Dea photograph from 1936, allegedly taken in Swedford, England. On a very cursory search, Swedford certainly was... More

Tramless Patrick Street in Cork

Tramless Patrick Street in Cork

We've seen this snippet of Patrick Street in Cork before, but that was when it was very much be-trammed (technical term). It looks as if trams were gone as a mode of Cork transport by the time this Valentine C... More

Arthur Henri Poole - Sausage Room at Denny's Factory, Waterford

Arthur Henri Poole - Sausage Room at Denny's Factory, Waterford

First uploaded this about 18th months ago, but when I spotted the date, thought that I'd upcycle it today, 76 years after it was taken.....Photographer: Poole Photographic Studios ( http://catalogue.nli.ie/Sear... More

Arthur Henri Poole - December 12, 1930

Arthur Henri Poole - December 12, 1930

Artistic display of meat products from Irish Co-operative Meat Ltd., Waterford to tempt the palate in the run up to Christmas 1930. So we have sausages, black and white pudding (or maybe brawn?), and lard. The ... More

Arthur Henri Poole - The 3 Amigos!

Arthur Henri Poole - The 3 Amigos!

The original photo was taken at the Gap of Dunloe in Kerry. It features in our collections because a copy was ordered from A.H. Poole, photographers, by a Mr John Keane of Mary Street, Waterford. We have no fur... More

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