Tag Archives: The Dublin Festival of History





The Dublin Festival of History, a Dublin City Council event, will take place from 25th Sept. to 3rd Oct. 2015 and is managed by Dublin City Public Libraries.

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We are looking for information on these old photographs (above) for a new project, can you help? From top: 1961, a part of Clean the Beach Act; Geraldine Geogh the winner in the Junior Chamber Dublin Anti-Litter Competition, sponsored by the Irish Glass Bottle Company Competition. She was a pupil at the Dominican Convent and the third image was most likely taken on the banks of the Grand Canal, between the 8th and 9th Locks sometime in the 1970s or 1980s….


Searching For Faces Of The Past (Dublin City Council)