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|Caption||Violet Russell and George Russell (circa 1930)|
Russell, George (1867 - 1935)
Russell, Violet (- 1932)
Violet Russell and her husband George Russell (also known as AE) with an unidentified woman (right) photographed in the Russell's vegetable garden in South Dublin, circa 1930.
Russell was a poet, artist, writer and economist. He published his first book of poems entitled 'Homeward: Songs by the way' in 1894. Russell became a member of the Irish Agricultural Society in 1897 and wrote for their publication the 'Irish Homestead'. He was editor of the editor of the 'Irish Statesman' from 1923-1930. Violet Russell wrote 'Heroes of the Dawn'.
|Collection||RTÉ Cashman Collection|
|Photographer||Cashman, Joseph (1881-1969)|