Type/Formats:
Collection — StillImage — Postcards
Publisher:
UCD Library, University College Dublin
Contributor:
Curran, Constantine Peter
Abstract:
Part of UCD Library's Curran Collection, most of these postcards were published in 1916 in the immediate aftermath of the Insurrection. They provide an excellent contemporary pictorial record of the damage to the city; one showing a “before and after” photograph of Sackville (O'Connell) Street.... [ … ]
Date:
1916
Type/Formats:
StillImage — Photographs
Contributor:
FitzGerald, Desmond, 1888-1947
Abstract:
The steel girders have remained largely intact.
Date:
1922-06
Type/Formats:
StillImage — Photographs
Contributors:
FitzGerald, Desmond, 1888-1947 — Hogan, W. D.
Abstract:
View of the west wing of the Four Courts from Merchants' Quay by W.D. Hogan. End of the building at Morgan Place shows extensive damage from shelling; three floors and the wall have partially collapsed; a truck is blocking the entrance to the rear of the building at Morgan Place. [ … ]
Date:
1922-06
Type/Formats:
StillImage — Photographs
Contributors:
FitzGerald, Desmond, 1888-1947 — Hogan, W. D.
Abstract:
View of the façade of the Four Courts from Merchants' Quay by W.D. Hogan. Façade shows extensive damage to the west wing from shelling in which three floors and the wall have partially collapsed; the roof has holes and there is masonry missing from the entrance to the west courtyard; the... [ … ]
Type/Formats:
StillImage — Postcards
Contributor:
Curran, Constantine Peter
Date:
1916
Type/Formats:
StillImage — Photographs
Contributor:
FitzGerald, Desmond, 1888-1947
Abstract:
The building possibly is on Sackville Street. A telegraph pole appears to be suspended in mid-air, debris is lying at the front of the building, and the cobbled street is full of puddles.
Date:
1916
Type/Formats:
StillImage — Photographs
Contributor:
FitzGerald, Desmond, 1888-1947
Abstract:
Possibly on Sackville Street. Some of the men are working but others are scrutinising the damage; the remains of what appears to be a burned out tram are in the foreground.
Date:
1916
Type/Formats:
StillImage — Photographs
Contributor:
FitzGerald, Desmond, 1888-1947
Abstract:
The three photographs have some differences in detail. The restaurant interior has been destroyed although its façade, including decorative ironwork, appears to be largely intact; the soldiers are helping to salvage furniture. Further down the street there is even greater devastation of buildings... [ … ]
Date:
1916
Type/Formats:
StillImage — Photographs
Contributor:
FitzGerald, Desmond, 1888-1947
Abstract:
The two photographs have some differences in detail. The buildings possibly are on Sackville Street. The foreground contains twisted metal including the remains of a tram and a sign advertising Nestle's. [ … ]
Date:
1916
Type/Formats:
StillImage — Photographs
Contributor:
FitzGerald, Desmond, 1888-1947
Abstract:
The two photographs have some differences in detail. The man is viewing the gutted interior of very badly damaged buildings, possibly in the vicinity of the GPO, the parapet of which may just be visible. The foreground is a mass of twisted girders, and a long ladder is resting on part of the... [ … ]