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Two couples785 viewsGlass plate copy negative of two couples posing in a studio for a portrait. The couples are in formal civilian dress.
Signal Flag training785 viewsAn Officer with three enlisted soldiers training and improving their signalling techniques sometime in 1927.
Arthur Griffith and Michael Collins Commemoration at the Cenotaph, Leinster Lawn, on 17 August 1924784 viewsThe 21st Battalion Marching past the Cenotaph at Leinster Lawn led by Comdt Cunningham.
Fairey IIIF783 viewsImages three, shows the Fairey III with several biplanes in a hangar at Baldonnel. Aircraft include the Fairey IIIF, Avro 621 serial 8 and two DH9s serial 6 and serial 7.
Artillery Grooming horses at Islandbridge Barracks782 viewsArtillery soldiers grooming horses outside their stables at Islandbridge barracks under supervision from their superiors.
Collinstown Aerodrome782 views
Kilcullen Bridge781 views
Group photograph of army officers778 viewsGlass plate negative of eight army officers, possibly British standing in a line with swords.
Officer sword drill778 viewsGlass plate negative showing a mounted officer with his sword drawn, right arm extended horizontally and sword vertical. Taken at McKee Barracks under the supervision of Captain Flanagan and Captain Dwyer, office in charge on the 12 March 1927.
Bren Gun Carriers Curragh778 viewsGlass plate negative showing Bren Gun Carriers in motion in the Curragh.
Richmond Hospital, Dublin776 views
First Public Aerial Display by the Air Corps776 viewsGlass plate negative showing Lieutenant T J Prenderville and General D Daly at First Public Aerial Display by the Air Corps, Phoenix Park
IEMA-P-062-369775 views‘Step together’ week, New Ross – 02 May 1943. Many large towns organised special weeks involving parades, concerts and sports events in which military and civilians participated.
Prepare to signal one Large Flag774 viewsArmy Signal Corps Training with Morse Flags and Dummy Keys (Flags). This signal was the command to "Prepare to Signal, One Large Flag.Taken at Naas Barracks under the supervision of Comdt Gantly of Army Signal Corps for use in Signal Corps Bulletin.
Vespa Aircraft Front and Side Views771 viewsGlass plate copy negatives of a Vickers Vespa, Vickers Type 208 Vespa V, serial V8. This aircraft was delivered to Baldonnel 5 April 1931 and written-off 12 June 1940. The image shows a front and side views of the aircraft. Glass plate one shows a front view of the aircraft and the serial number cannot be seen. Glass plate two and three show side views of the aircraft with the serial number visible.
Lucan, County Dublin771 viewsAerial photograph of the center of Lucan Village
Volunteers on horseback, McKee Barracks.771 viewsA group of Volunteer soldiers on horseback in McKee Barracks, Dublin. Note the Officers mess in the background of this glass plate negative. Taken sometime between 1934-1939.
Troops in Open Group Shot769 viewsGlass plate negative showing two photographs, the first of which includes eight Free State soldiers, seven of which are carrying weapons, the second image is damaged beyond repair however a part of vehicle and part of a person can be seen in the image.
Review Parade, Phoenix Park, 1926769 viewsTroops marching past the saluting base during a military review held in the Phoenix Park in 1926.
88th Cadet Class 2011-2013767 views
Miles Magisters on Grass765 views
IEMA-P-062-223764 viewsFollowing the return of a group of selected officers who had undergone British Army commando courses, a greater emphasis was placed on fieldcraft training and fitness – Slieve Caoilte, Co. Wexford 11 June 1943.
Fairey IIIF764 viewsImages two, shows the Fairey III with several biplanes in a hangar at Baldonnel. Aircraft include the Fairey IIIF, Avro 621 serial 8 and two DH9s serial 6 and serial 7.
Custom House Dublin764 viewsGlass plate negative showing the Custom House, railway track, ships moored on the Liffey and the surrounding area.
The Salvage Corps inside a hanger in Tallaght Aerodrome.764 viewsGlass plate negative showing soldiers from the Salvage Corps placing salvaged materials inside a hangar at Tallaght Aerodrome. For more information see an article titled "The Salvage Corps" An tÓglách, Volume 6, No 1 (New Series) 5th May 1923, pages 3 - 6.
Officer's Mess Gardens759 views
Rineanna Mosiac (One Runway)759 viewsGlass plate copy negative of an aerial view of Rineanna or Shannon airport.
Guard of honour standing at attention Arbour Hill759 viewsGuard of honour standing to attention just after being inspected by an Officer who is marching to a group of Officers in the foreground standing to attention. Taken during a ceremony at Arbour Hill Barracks sometime in the 1920s.
Prepare to signal two Large flag 759 viewsArmy Signal Corps Training with Morse Flags and Dummy Keys (Flags). This signal was the command to "prepare to signal". Taken at Naas Barracks under the supervision of Comdt Gantly of Army Signal Corps for use in Signal Corps Bulletin, taken on the 20 May 1927.
Hurricanes in Flight758 views
Foot Drill757 viewsAnother view of our previous glass plate negative GPN-067-003. Note the building in the background is vary similar to buildings located in Cathal Brugha Barracks, Dublin. This glass plate could possibly have been taken on what is today known as the Brigade Training Centre (BTC) square.
Collinstown Aerodrome755 views
Lee Enfield shooting practice755 viewsSoldiers on the rifle range located in the Curragh Camp, County Kildare practicing their shooting skills.
IEMA-P-062-339754 viewsTroops taking a break on the roadside outside Cahir, while advancing southwards to the Blackwater – 21 August 1942.
IEMA-P-062-006753 viewsSkinheads are not a new phenomenon! NCO’s and men of the 25th Battalion showing off their haircuts while on brigade manoeuvres, Castle Annagh Camp, New Ross – 06 July 1942.
Naas town, County Kildare753 views
Richmond Hospital, Dublin752 views
Reserve Troops and Armoured Lorry Outside City Hall 1922751 viewsGlass plate copy negative of reserve troops and an armoured Lancia APC outside City Hall on Dame Street. Troops are pictured standing on the steps of City Hall and along the street in front of the building. At least two men are visible inside the Lancia APC. The top of the lorry has been covered with a wire mesh. Several civillians are pictured walking past in the street and one boy with his hands in his pockets appears to be looking directly at the camera. A caption on the top of the picture reads: " RESERVES - Troups and armoured lorry of the National Army outside the City Hall in readiness for a call to the firing line. (FREEMAN photo) 1922"
Hoisting the Flag at the Curragh748 viewsThe first glass plate contains the caption " A Group of Free State Officers salute the Irish Flag after being hoisted on the Water Tower, Curragh Camp '. The flag is not visible in plate one.
Spike Island746 viewsGlass plate negative showing a close up of the fort located on Spike Island.
Naas town, County Kildare745 views
Ballsbridge Spring Show RDS745 viewsGlass plate negative showing the RDS in Ballsbridge while a spring show is on.
Richmond Hospital, Dublin743 views
Cattle Market Dublin742 viewsGlass plate negative showing the cattle market and the surrounding area in Dublin City.
Portobello Barracks Dublin742 viewsGlass plate negative showing Portobello barracks.
Michael Collins, Arthur Griffith and Kevin O'Higgins Commemoration, 1928742 viewsA general view of Cenotaph at Leinster Lawn immediately after President WT Cosgrave deposited a wreath and prior to Soldiers marching past.
Eucharistic Congress Arrival of Ship at Dun Laoghaire Harbour With Flyover741 viewsGlass plate copy negative of the arrival of Lorenzo Lauri, Legate of Pope Pius XI by mail boat into Dun Laoghaire Harbour to celebrate the 31st Eucharistic Congress. Image shows six aircraft flying in formation in the shape of a cross with the ship visible in the background. Spectators are observing the scene from Dun Laoghaire pier and from small boats near the harbour.
Kohl - The Kaiser - Fitzmaurice - Hunefeld : The Bremen Crew741 viewsGlass plate copy negative of (from left to right) Hermann Kohl, ex-Kaiser Wilhelm II, Colonel James C. Fitzmaurice and Ehrenfried Gunther Freiherr von Hunefeld
Kingsbridge Station, Dublin741 viewsGlass plate negative showing Kingsbridge Station [Huestion] located in Dublin, also captured in this photograph is the Wellington monument and part of the Guinness Brewery.
Richmond Hospital, Dublin741 views
St. Columba's College Rathfarnham741 views
Troops on the March Curragh739 viewsGlass plate copy negative of Irish Free State troops marching to the Curragh after the take-over in May 1922. A caption below the image reads " A Company of Free State soldiers passing through The Curragh on their way to the camp after the taking-over ceremony '
Internment Camp Curragh738 views
Rev. Fr. O'Riordan737 viewsGlass plate copy negative of a portrait of Reverend Father O'Riordain in military uniform. Portrait appears to have been taken in a studio and shows Reverend Father O'Riordan from the waist up.
Civil War Officers Group Portrait737 viewsGlass plate copy negative of a group portrait of Irish Free State personnel.
Richmond Hospital, Dublin737 views
Newland's Cross, County Dublin737 viewsAerial photograph of Newland's Cross and the area surrounding it.
Army Jumping Team736 viewsPlate four shows five officers posing in front of a door of the Army Equitation School.
Map of Ireland Indicating RAF Strengths736 viewsPlate one shows a map of Ireland with statistics for RAF pilots in the Air Corps 1922-1950.
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