Fenians And Photography


Tomorrow Tuesday 8th July Lunchtime Presentation in the Tholsel at 1pm is FENIANS AND PHOTOGRAPHY by Liam Kelly

Liam Kelly is the leading expert on the role of photography in Irish history. His book Photographs and Photography in Irish Local History is regarded as the definitive work.

How do we have astonishing photographs of Drogheda men from 1867? How was photography used by the authorities in trying to combat the Fenian movement? Come along tomorrow and find out.

There will also be an illustrated contribution from Des Clinton of the award-winning Drogheda Photographic Club on the earliest photography in Drogheda.

Old Drogheda Society - History, Archaeology & Heritage, Millmount, Drogheda, Co. Louth, Ireland.
Tel. 041-9833097

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