Collection: Colman Doyle Collection >> Wexford v Galway Hurling Match, 1954 [graphic]
Wexford v Galway Hurling Match, 1954
|Main Creator:||Doyle, Colman, 1932- photographer|
Hurling game with hurler poised to hit the ball in mid-air with other players looking on.
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Wexford were a dominant force in hurling in the mid-1950's, winning the All-Ireland Hurling Championship in 1955 and 1956. Photograph shows Wexford stars Tim Flood (foreground) and Nicky Rackard in hooped jerseys; Galway's Jim Brophy (cloth cap) and Frank Flynn are on the right.
Exhibited: "Eyewitness: Colman Doyle", National Photographic Archive, 19 July - 5 November 2007;
Physical description: 1 negative: b&w; 10x13cm.
Citations/References: All changed: fifty years of photographing Ireland / Colman Doyle; text by John Quinn. Dublin: O'Brien, 2004, p. 34 CDOY24
|Contained in:||Colman Doyle Collection|
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|CDOY24||NPA Reading Room - Appt. only||Photos|
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