IRISH PHOTO ARCHIVE

Welcome to Irish Photo Archive where Irish historical images and documents have been made available for you to purchase online.

We sell historical, archived images from every day Irish life as well as significant events in the country’s history.

From an archive of over 3.5 million images you can see the many significant characters that visited Ireland over the years. Have a look and enjoy!

Wednesday, 23 April 2014

Spot the difference

The older people get, the more they complain that "it's not like it used to be". But take a look at these two photos - one from the Irish Photo Archive and one submitted to dublin.ie's gallery - taken 50 years apart and see the similarities.

Photo A

Aspiring cowboys enjoy the freedom of the road in Dublin during a CIE bus strike on 18 February 1961.
 
Photo B
Photo from dublin.ie, added by quincy.
Same, same, but different...