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Photographic Archive

RTÉ Johnson Collection

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image for id 3013/005 image for id 3013/099 These evocative photographs of Dublin city were taken by English artist and photographer Nevill Johnson between 1952 and 1953. The images of tenements, markets, shops and children's street games, provide a valuable social record of the everyday lives of ordinary Dubliners at the time.
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