The Irish Childhood: Guilt, Fear, Turf


June 13, 1954. Saying prayers at St Columcille’s Well in Dublin.

Collecting turf: June 1963

Henrietta Street, Dublin. June 1969

Corpus Christi parade Cahir, Tipperary. June 1963.

Two boys from the travelling community in Loughrea, Galway. May 1954.

Part of Small Lives, a photographic exhibition running at the National Library’s Photographic Archive in Temple Bar, Dublin from September 2011 to June 2012.

Thanks Spaghetti Hoop