20th century images of Cork

These images, taken in the early to mid twentieth century are from a collection in our Local Studies department. They include three from the Cardall collection (1940s-1960s) and and four images from the Valentine collections (1929-1950s) in the National Library of Ireland. Click on thumbnails to view larger images.

Image 1St Patrick's Street from the north
Valentine collection
Image 2St Patrick's Street looking south-west
Valentine collection
Image 3St Patrick's Street looking west
Valentine collection
Image 4St Patrick's Street looking north
Valentine collection
Image 5St Patrick's Street looking west
Cardall collection
Image 6St Patrick's Street looking east
Cardall collection
Image 7St Patrick's Street, by statue
Cardall collection
Image 8City Hall, Cork, 1948: declaration of the Irish republic Image 91960: Proposed lighting system, St Patrick's Quay Image 101960: Proposed lighting system, St Patrick's Street Image 111980: Merchant's Quay Image 111980: Roches Stores, St Patrick's Street Image 11980: St Patrick's Street Image 21980: St Patrick's Bridge Image 31980: St Patrick's Bridge Image 41980: St Patrick's Bridge

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