• Lithuanians have the same spinning wheel. In my grandmothers house I remember one always standing in a corner. She used it until she passed in 1968. - akulis2
  • Irish spinner and spinning wheel. County Galway, Ireland,between ca. 1890 and ca. 1900 - aslam_ikramzai

[Irish spinner and spinning wheel. County Galway, Ireland] (LOC)

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[Irish spinner and spinning wheel. County Galway, Ireland]

[between ca. 1890 and ca. 1900].

1 photomechanical print : photochrom, color.

Notes:
Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., catalogue J--foreign section. Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Photographic Company, 1905..
Print no. "12058".
Forms part of: Views of Ireland in the Photochrom print collection.

Subjects:
Ireland--County Galway.

Format: Photochrom prints--Color--1890-1900.

Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication.

Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA, hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print

Part Of: Views of Ireland (DLC) 2001700656

More information about the Photochrom Print Collection is available athdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pgz

Persistent URL: hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ppmsc.09892

Call Number: LOT 13406, no. 065 [item]

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  1. Sölli 50 months ago | reply

    that´s an incredible shot, i like the colour´s!

  2. -silvermachine- 49 months ago | reply

    Absolutely superb magical shot of a race now gone.

  3. Klicha8 48 months ago | reply

    very nices

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  9. Maxulan Mol 45 months ago | reply

    Amazing... It seems Galicia, from where I am. Really, I think that Galicia and Ireland have so much in common!

  10. sadlers8 45 months ago | reply

    we have an old spinning wheel from my nana!

  11. Aida Agic Noël 44 months ago | reply

    Fantastic capture! I love it alot!!

  12. Sarahh27 [deleted] 43 months ago | reply

    Really incredible photo! I would love to go to Ireland!

  13. IrishLad51 40 months ago | reply

    This photo is absolutely breath taking...such a wonderful moment frozen in time.....love this. Thanks so much for posting.

  14. NelBaijens 38 months ago | reply

    Is there anybody who can tell me who this lady is?
    I see:"Irish spinner and spinning wheel. County Galway, Ireland"
    but I think she is a Dutch lady. What is her name?

  15. pat carey photography 30 months ago | reply

    just amazing atmosphere,and character!!! Great Photo;;;.

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  17. Naomi_pixs 24 months ago | reply

    Thank you for sharing, it is awesome to gaze into the eyes of those before us.........

  18. trude_01 20 months ago | reply

    Thank you, my ancestry goes back to Galway 1700s so anything I can find is a treasure from an area I will visit soon. Wonderful.

  19. she wolf- 20 months ago | reply

    I miss people such as this lady
    she is lovely, honest and expressive.
    reminds me of my grandma’s...who are now no longer in this world.

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