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#Library of Congress

Check out these images of 19th century Ireland
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# Memory Lane

Check out these images of 19th century Ireland

Jan 17th 2016, 6:00 PM 34,334 Views 28 Comments

The US Library of Congress has a very impressive archive.

Poorhouses and midnight mass: What Christmas was like in 1901 Ireland
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# Back In The Day

Poorhouses and midnight mass: What Christmas was like in 1901 Ireland

Dec 25th 2014, 9:15 AM 8,116 Views 1 Comment

According to the Intermountain and Colorado Catholic newspaper.

U2's Joshua Tree album to be preserved in US Library of Congress
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# Music History

U2's Joshua Tree album to be preserved in US Library of Congress

Apr 2nd 2014, 5:28 PM 7,576 Views 30 Comments

The curator of the project said the album has influenced Christian rock in some churches in the US.

Mardi Gras in New Orleans a century ago was still a wild party
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# Fat Tuesday

Mardi Gras in New Orleans a century ago was still a wild party

Mar 8th 2014, 5:30 PM 9,120 Views 4 Comments

Give or take a few strings of beads.

In photos: Archive tourist snaps from Egypt
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# Holiday Snaps

In photos: Archive tourist snaps from Egypt

Aug 26th 2012, 1:00 PM 7,100 Views 0 Comments

Frank Carpenter visited Egypt between 1890 and 1923. These were his mesmerising holiday snaps.

In pictures: archive photos of Cuba's Havana from the early 1900s
# Cuba
# Cuba

In pictures: archive photos of Cuba's Havana from the early 1900s

Jul 8th 2012, 2:00 PM 9,527 Views 18 Comments

Street vendors, mounted police, and walking on the Malecon…

In colour: America through World War II
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# In Pictures

In colour: America through World War II

Jul 7th 2012, 5:00 PM 8,109 Views 9 Comments

Amazing colour photos from the 1930s and 1940s.

In pictures: New York City street scenes from the early 1900s
# New York New York
# New York New York

In pictures: New York City street scenes from the early 1900s

May 13th 2012, 6:00 PM 10,672 Views 9 Comments

Archived photographs from the Bain Collection show daily life in NYC at the dawn of the 20th century.