Going Home, 1940

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Pictures by Harrison Howell Walker taken around Ireland in the summer of 1940, ostensibly for The National Geographic but some for his own – and now our – pleasure.

Includes obligatory Irish mother cutting turf after burying her son.

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(Thanks Sibling of Daedalus)

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