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The bathroom

Well, this is a rather strange location for a studio group photograph, don’t you think?


The Wounded

Another picture coming from my series of restaurated negative glass plates (see my yesterday’s post). As written by my friend Mike Brubaker, these pictures may have been taken in an army’s hospital. 13 more words


Arrests Proceeding Satisfactorily - Galway - 1916

Ashburton Guardian Vol XXXVI I. 8441 5th May 1916 p5

(Per Press Association)
An official communique says: “The situation in Ireland is quiet. 60 more words

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The nurse, the nun and the soldiers

I had bought some years ago several negatives on glass plates on eBay; these ones were in bad state and borrowed to my neighbour, who’s a photographer. 74 more words


This Easter Monday Enniscorthy Castle Recalls its 1916 Rising past

Enniscorthy’s military history comes alive at Enniscorthy Castle this Easter Monday (21st April), as an array of ‘living history’ activities recall the events of the Easter 1916 Rising, and offer visitors an ‘Easter with a Difference’. 290 more words

The cigarette holder

A nice beard and moustaches for this pic! This is a corporal of the Italian Army, holding a cigarette tip. Note the spurs and his cap with a star and the number #2 inside. 50 more words