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Ballsbridge Spring Show RDS585 viewsGlass plate negative showing the RDS in Ballsbridge while a spring show is on.
IEMA-P-062-043584 viewsThe Blackwater manoeuvres are synonymous with the Emergency. Involving over 20,000 troops, the lasted from 17 August 1942 to 27 September 1942 and pitted the 2nd Spearead division under Maj Gen Hugo McNeill against Maj Gen M.J Costello’s 1st Division. Here the 3rd Battalion passes the 25th Battalion outside Fethard, Co. Tipperary, to take over as advance guard of the Brigade as they proceed southwards with the Spearhead Division – 20 August 1942.
Hoisting the Flag at the Curragh584 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.
St. Columba's College Rathfarnham584 views
Officer sword drill584 viewsGlass plate negative showing an Officer on horseback with his Sword at the salute, taken in McKee Barracks, Dublin in 1927. Conducted under the supervision of Comdt Scott (Officers' Drill) Capt O'Dwyer and Comdt Ryan.
Cattle Market Dublin583 viewsGlass plate negative showing the cattle market and the surrounding area in Dublin City.
Internment Camp Curragh583 views
President WT Cosgrave with members of government and senior Army officers at Cenotaph, Leinster Lawn583 viewsPresident WT Cosgrave with members of government and senior Army officers at Cenotaph, Leinster Lawn.
Stewart Institution Palmerstown583 views
IEMA-P-062-036582 views‘A group of warriors’ having a rest, following a tea break, outside Silversprings House, Pilltown, Co, Kilkenny, while on a training exercise prior to the Blackwater Manoeuvres - July 1942. The outdoor life, coupled with the fine weather in the summer of 1942, is reflected in the weather beaten faces.
Ready to depart582 viewsTroops on the backs of trucks prepared to depart the barracks to travel to the range for firing practice. Possibly Cathal Brugha Barracks.
Rev. Fr. O'Riordan581 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.
Aircraft Log Books for Bristol Fighter I, Bristol fighter III and the Big Fella581 viewsPlate one shows the arrival of Bristol Fighter I to the Provisional Irish Government. The book states " Issued to Major General Dalton - Chas F. Russell Capt D.C.A. Commanding Eastern District for Provisional Government of Ireland " and is dated 5 of July 1922.
Portobello Barracks Dublin581 viewsGlass plate negative showing Portobello barracks.
Naas town, County Kildare581 views
Valencia Island "Cable Ship"581 viewsAerial photograph of the ship "Valencia Island"
Vespas in Formation581 views
Eucharistic Congress Arrival of Ship at Dun Laoghaire Harbour With Flyover580 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 Crew580 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
Richmond Hospital, Dublin580 views
Killester Housing Scheme Dublin580 views
Dun Laoghaire Harbour580 viewsAerial photograph of Dun Laoghaire harbour and the surrounding coastline.
Newbridge Bridge579 viewsGlass plate negative showing a bridge in Newbridge
Agricultural College Glasnevin578 views
Peamount Sanatorium578 views
Kingsbridge Station, Dublin577 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.
Internment Camp Curragh577 views
Officer's Mess Gardens576 views
IEMA-P-062-117575 viewsBrigade Camp, Youghal – 17 September 1942 – John Harbourne, canteen Manager, serving troops in the open air canteen.
Guinness Brewery Dublin575 views
Rifle practice575 viewsSoldiers moving towards the firing point to practice their shooting skills, with their Lee Enfield rifles over their left shoulder, and commanding officer to their far left controlling the line. Taken on the range located in the Curragh Camp, County Kildare.
Avro Cadets in Formation575 views
Army Collar Badges574 viewsGlass plate copy negative of five army collar badges.
Brigadier General George Adamson and Letter Signed by Eamonn Ceannt574 viewsGlass plate copy negative of a photograph and a letter. The photograph shows Brigadier General George Adamson and another member of the Free State Army standing by a canon. The photograph appears to be have been dated 22 April 1922 and then altered to read 25 April 1922. The letter appears to be dated 10 February 1914.
Review Parade Phoenix Park574 viewsA unit of soldiers carrying .303 Lee Enfield rifles, led by an Officer conducting "eyes left" while marching past the saluting stand during a military review held in the Phoenix Park in 1926.
Civil War Officers Group Portrait573 viewsGlass plate copy negative of a group portrait of Irish Free State personnel.
Collinstown Aerodrome573 views
Foyne's Air Base573 views
Le Cliona and Le Meave (03) at Dun Laoghaire Pier573 views
Apprentices572 views
First Short Service Commission Group Photo In Front of Bi-Plane572 viewsGlass plate negative showing a first short service commission group photo in front of a bi-plane in Baldonnel.
Miles Magisters on Grass572 views
Map of Ireland Indicating RAF Strengths571 viewsPlate one shows a map of Ireland with statistics for RAF pilots in the Air Corps 1922-1950.
Group Portrait571 viewsGlass plate nagtive six persons, one of the persons in the image is Barron Ehrenfried Gunther Freiherr von Huenefeld and another is Col James Michael Fitzmaurice
Slope Arms side view570 viewsEnlisted soldier demonstrating the "Slope Arms", viewed from the side. An entry in the index for this glass plate states that these were taken in order to "enable a responsible officer to pick best positions in conjunction with Dress, Man and Equipment".Taken in McKee Barracks, Dublin, under the supervision of Comdt Scott, on the 6th September 1927.
Inchicore Church570 views
Troops in Armoured Car569 viewsGlass plate negative showing a Rolls Royce Armoured Car with a tri-colour suspended from the car, seven personnel are posed in the photograph, two of which are in uniform.
Croke Park569 viewsAerial photograph of Croke Park
Collinstown Aerodrome569 views
Letter to John Curran From the Aviation Department568 viewsGlass plate copy negative of a letter from Captain Charles F. Russell to John Curran of 46 Middle Abbey Street, Dublin. The letter concerns a request Curran has made to transfer from his current unit in the department of aviation.
Review Parade, Phoenix Park, 1926568 viewsTroops marching past the saluting base during a military review held in the Phoenix Park in 1926.
Aircraft Log Books for Bristol Fighter I, Bristol fighter III and the Big Fella567 viewsPlate two shows the arrival of Bristol Fighter III on the same day and contains a similar entry relating to the issue of the aircraft to Major General Dalton.
Collins, Griffiths Memorial, Leinster House567 viewsGlass plate negative showing the Collins, Griffiths Memorial located in the grounds of Leinster House, Dublin.
Naas town, County Kildare567 views
Historical Uniform Sketch566 viewsGlass plate copy negative of a sketch of a senior cadet officer posing in uniform. The original image appears to have been drawn in pencil and the paper is creased in several places. The picture shows the upper body of an officer who is posing in a chair by a table. The officer is not wearing his hat. The artist has autographed the sketch in the top left. It reads ' Frank [IEAD] 23'
Cabra, Dublin566 viewsAerial negative of Cabra and the surrounding area
Avro 626 From Above 566 viewsGlass plate negative showing 3 Avro 626 planes with the identification numbers 15,16 and 17.
Inchicore Church565 views
Fermoy Town, County Cork565 views
Aerial view of unknown location565 viewsOne glass plate negative of an unknown location
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