On this day: a Charity Concert in Ireland

Tuesday 2nd September 1930,_County_Waterford,_Ireland,_1930sThese girls (fairies wood nymphs) were rehearsing for a charity performance organised by Lady Irene Graham of Mount Congreve,

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This photograph shows girls dressed in costume for a charity performance in the village of Kilmeaden in County Waterford, Ireland. Tuesday 2nd September, 1930.

The performance was organised by Lady Irene Graham of Mount Congreve, a Georgian mansion in the district.

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On this day: Rural Ireland in 1911

These images, taken by H. Allison & Co. Photographers and dated the 3rd of August, 1911, show life in rural County Armagh, Ireland.

Now part of Northern Ireland, this is the predominantly Catholic area of Derrynoose, specifically the townland of Tivnacree.

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Ireland Creator-_H__Allison_&_Co__Photographers_(6022012160)Campbell family of Tivnacree, Derrynoose, County Armagh. Three men and two women outside a country house with a horse and bicy

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Ireland Creator-_H__Allison_&_Co__Photographers_(6021458203)Campbell family of Tivnacree, Derrynoose, County Armagh. Three men and two women outside a country house with a horse and bicy

On this day: a Wedding in Northern Ireland

Newlyweds, the Hamills, pose for a wedding portrait in Northern Ireland on the 17th of October, 1935. The couple also posed with their wedding party, and at the church with their guests. The bride also posed outside her wedding car.

The bride and groom were from the town of Dungannon, the third-largest in County Tyrone.

Creator-_H__Allison_&_Co__Photographers_(5279797155)Hamill family of Dungannon, County Tyrone - Wedding Portrait 17th October 1935 Northern Ireland. Vintage Wedding. Vintage Bride.

Creator-_H__Allison_&_Co__Photographers_(5279797155)Hamill family of Dungannon, County Tyrone - Wedding Portrait 17th October 1935 Northern Ireland. Vintage Wedding. Vintage Bride..

On this day: the Battle of Castlebar

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On the 27th of August, 1798, a rebellion took place in Castlebar, County Mayo, Ireland.

In what would come to be known either as the Battle of Castlebar or the Castlebar Races, a force of two-thousand Irish rebels and French troops defeated six-thousand British troops.

This event was part of the larger failed Irish Rebellion of that year.