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Fr Kennedy slides: Irish interest

Title

Fr Kennedy slides: Irish interest

Subject

Photographs taken by Fr. Tom Kennedy over the course of roughly twenty years both on trips home from his ministry in Alabama and from his retirement circa 1970 to Holycross village due to ill health. The photos cover his trips around Ireland, rural life and his interest in Monastic ruins

Description

Photographs taken by Fr. Tom Kennedy over the course of roughly twenty years both on trips home from his ministry in Alabama and from his retirement circa 1970 to Holycross village due to ill health. The photos cover his trips around Ireland, rural life and his interest in Monastic ruins

Creator

Fr. Tom Kennedy

Publisher

Digitised by Tipperary Studies

Date

1960s to the 1970s

Rights

©Tipperary Studies

Format

Jpeg files

Type

Still image

Coverage

Ireland

Collection Items

A piper in costume Cork 1962
Colour image of a Piper wearing a bonnet, red jacket, kilt and sporr√°n standing on a bridge in Cork. 1962

Ardfert 1974
Colour image of the ruined 13th century Franciscan friary at Ardfert in 1974

At Barretts Cork
Colour image of an elderly lady (Mrs Kennedy) in a blue cardigan and a young girl wearing a yellow cardigan in a garden. Titled 'At Barretts Cork. No date

B Kennedy in Cork 1962
Colour image of Bridie Kennedy and another woman standing in a street in Cork City 1962

Ballybunion 1974 Denise and Maria Skelly
Colour image of Denise and Maria Skelly from Holycross at Ballybunion beach in 1974

Ballybunion 1974 O'Keefes
Colour image of the O'Keefes standing at a chip van 'The rolling kitchen' at Ballybunion 1974

Bank of Ireland, College Green, Dublin
Colour image of the exterior of the Bank of Ireland on College green with the Irish flag flying on the roof. 1960s

Beach at Ballybunion 1974
Colour image of the beach and cliffs at Ballybunion Co. Kerry. 1974

Ben Bulben Sligo August 1960
Colour image of Ben Bulben mountain county Sligo. 1960

Birr vintage week 1973 Holycross entry
Colour image of Holycross entry with Irish dancers in costume at Birr vintage week 1973
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