The 1950s Ireland in Pictures. .
..Revisit 1950s Ireland with an unforgettable .new collection of photographs from the Lensmen Photographic Archive..The 1950s Ireland in Pictures. ..Picture: Likely lads play on beer barrels in Castlebar 1952.. A unique collection of photographs that captures the essence of an important decade in Irish life and will bring back memories of the people, personalities, events - big and small - that shaped the period...Lensmen, Ireland's premier photographers, captured the essence of life in Ireland during the 1950s in their stunning and thought-provoking images. This new collection of their iconic photographs captures the 1950s in all its grit and glory and offers a fascinating insight into the cultural and political events of the decade. ..Established by Andrew Farren and Padraig MacBrian in 1952, Lensmen grew to become a substantial agency and this year celebrates 60 years in continuous business. Lensmen Photographic Agency is the oldest leading press and social photographer in Ireland and continues to grow. The Lensmen Collection - licensed to irishphotoarchive.ie - contains a whole spectrum of images dating back to the early 1950s. It is comprised of almost 3 million images, documenting every aspect of life in contemporary Ireland...The 1950s: Ireland in Pictures captures a decade in Irish history: the world of entertainment and theatre, GAA, rugby, camogie, Presidents & Taoisigh, politics, religion, cycling, Olympic achievements, fashion, opera, shipping, horse-racing, show-jumping, saving the hay, weddings, fair days, farming, industry and much more...Christy Ring, Laurel & Hardy, Ronnie Delany, Tom Barry, Josef Locke, Noel Purcell, Maeve Kyle, Leo Rowsome, Cyril Cusack, Siobhan McKenna, Vivien Leigh, Noel Coward, Micheal Mac Liammoir - from famous faces to the everyday, The 1950s: Ireland in Pictures features over 130 unforgettable images from throughout the decade...A unique tribute to the 1950s in Ireland and a stunning collection of evocative, stand-alone phoAdd to Cart
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