Collection: The Lawrence Photograph Collection >> Post Office, Clare Island [graphic]
Post Office, Clare Island
|Main Creator:||French, Robert, 1841-1917 photographer|
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The Post Office and shop plays a vital role in the island community, supplying essential provisions and postal services. The sign reads: Post Office for money order, savings bank, parcel post & insurance and annuity business. The proprietor was Mary Byrne.
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Robert French was the chief photographer responsible for photographing three quarters of the Lawrence Collection. For more information, see the Dictionary of Irish Biography: http://dib.cambridge.org/viewReadPage.do?articleId=a3369
Physical description: 1 negative : glass ; 17 x 22 cm.
Geographic Coverage: Clare Island, County Mayo, Province of Connacht, Ireland.
Caption on glassplate reads: Post Office. Clare Island. 6785. W. L.
|Contained in:||The Lawrence Photograph Collection|
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