Aunt Dee with Lisa and Peter

Aunt Dee with Lisa and Peter and Grandfather Farrell's Mauser rifle from Howth gun running. He was interned in Frongoch Wales ...more

The Brownie Test Card

The test card for Brownie membership. ...more

Trapatoni's Hopefuls

Michael Mahon and his football team winning the League 1955 ...more

Scout Camp

Mike in Scout Camp with Brandon Gallagher, Dave Slattery, Breffnie Byrne, Diarmaid Durnen, Paudi Mercer ...more

The Cloughmills McGuckians July 1948

In this picture are Mary Dynan's cousins, and siblings. But Mary is not there - one of the big disappointments of her young life. She was in Gweedore at the Gaeltacht when an American friend… ...more

Me on a bike ride

A photo of Peter as a young boy on a bike. ...more

Scouts Malvern Trophy

Scouts, Malvern Trophy, Larch Hill ...more

Falls Road as it was during my school days in St Dominic's High School

A postcard of Falls Road as it was during Rosemary McCloskey's school days in St Dominic's High School ...more

Cloughmills in the 1930's

This is a postcard that shows the semi-detached houses on the right which replaced Mary Dynan's grandparents house and pub in 1935. Mary Dynan's granny lived in one with her Uncle Patsy.… ...more

Here I am in the Sun

Photograph of Theresa Byrne, showing off her dress in the sun ...more

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The Life Histories Archive is an open-access resource for the study of narrative life experiences. It is part of a research project in the School of Linguistic, Language and Communication Sciences and the School of Histories and Humanities, Trinity College Dublin, which is funded by the Irish Research Council for the Humanities and Social Sciences (IRCHSS). The Life Histories Archive project has thematically structured a collection of stories, taken from 24 autobiographies, of a sample of women and men from Dublin and Belfast.
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