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|Caption||Marian Finucane (1970)|
Finucane, Marian (1950 - 2020)
Gallagher, Patrick (- 1994)
Irish broadcaster Marian Finucane is interviewed by reporter Patrick Gallagher at the student occupation of 45 St Stephen's Green East for 'Wednesday Report' in 1970. She is 19 years old.
The protest by architectural students was over the proposed demolition of Georgian houses by a property developer on Hume Street, Dublin. The students were carrying out work to restore the partially demolished building. The occupation became known as became known as 'The Battle for Hume Street'.
This programme was first broadcast on 14 January 1970.
|Collection||RTÉ Stills Library|
|Date of photograph||
(14/Jan/1970 - 14/Jan/1970)