Photos from the Sean Hillen collection

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Photos from the Sean Hillen collection

#1 Post by Brian » Thu Apr 24, 2014 7:30 pm

A selection from The Seán Hillen Collection of photographs acquired by the National Library of Ireland

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#2 Post by fourthroad » Fri Apr 25, 2014 9:19 am

I remember this and I am at the back holding the banner. This was the unfolding of the new INF Heart of Erin banner in the early 80s, lot of point people here, Tommy Magill. Jimmy Barry, Jimmy White, Billy and Derek M'Kinley, John Rooney, Patsy McGuinness, John White, Joe Smith, Tommy Rice, Damien Larmour and George Kennedy all of them RIP.

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#3 Post by xpaddy » Fri Apr 25, 2014 2:50 pm

lst photo - Uncle Stokes's wife Brigid to
the right of the photo.
Who is the priest?

Fourthroad - Don's Dad died in May l982.
Must have been taken in 80/81.

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#4 Post by Padraigin » Fri Apr 25, 2014 3:17 pm

Would it be Fr Tom?
That's Mrs Rice and Mary RIP

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#5 Post by greengreengrass » Fri Apr 25, 2014 6:34 pm

Padraigin wrote:Would it be Fr Tom?
That's Mrs Rice and Mary RIP
Definitely Fr.Tom McConville Pádraigín.........what a lovely person Mary Rice (Sullivan) was, taken far too soon.

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#6 Post by joanne » Fri Apr 25, 2014 6:44 pm

The lady at the front of the first photo holding the collection box looks like Mrs Reilly from Burren.

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#7 Post by yellowline3 » Fri Apr 25, 2014 11:37 pm

would it be Judith and Janet with their Granny Bridget in the first photo?

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