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Welch Collection

The R.J. Welch photographic collection consists of glass negatives, original prints, lantern slides, original photographic albums and published series of views. Dating from c.1880 - c1935, it contains material of topographical, scientific, anthropological, archaelological, transport and industrial interest, covering the whole of Ireland with particular emphasis on the north and west. In addition to the photographical material, the museum holds Welch’s diaries and field notes and also his annotated maps.

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Arboe Cross, Co. Tyrone

Arboe Cross, Co. Tyrone

West face of High Cross. (Ireland's Eye, pl.127)....

Photographic negative : photographic print

Photographic negative : photographic print

Ruinous, but apparently inhabited cabin in the Mournes....

Photographic negative : photographic print

Photographic negative : photographic print

National Library from Kildare Street....

Photographic negative : photographic print

Photographic negative : photographic print

Exterior view of Dun Aengus, with a group of people on the ramparts....

Portrush

Portrush

General view of town showing east strand....

Photographic negative : photographic print

Photographic negative : photographic print

Mourne mountains from near Newcastle....

Photographic negative : photographic print

Photographic negative : photographic print

Interior of Church of Ireland. Dated June 1900....

Photographic negative : photographic print

Photographic negative : photographic print

Queen's Quay terminus. View similar to previous number....

Mulroy Bay from Rawrds Ferry, Co. Donegal

Mulroy Bay from Rawrds Ferry, Co. Donegal

Mulroy Bay at Rawros Ferry, including steamship, rowing boat, and curragh....

Mountstewart

Mountstewart

Mountstewart house; interior....

Photographic negative : photographic print

Photographic negative : photographic print

Ballaun stone, Downpatrick asylum....

Photographic negative : photographic print

Photographic negative : photographic print

View across bridge to city from Waterside. Dated 11 September 1934....

Photographic negative : photographic print

Photographic negative : photographic print

Old harbour, castle, customs house; sailing vessels in foreground....

Photographic negative : photographic print

Photographic negative : photographic print

The ruins of the White House....

Photographic negative : photographic print

Photographic negative : photographic print

Buildings on east side, showing junction with Berry Street (near General Post Office). Dated February 1905....

Photographic negative : photographic print

Photographic negative : photographic print

Phoenix Park; yew terraces at Viceregal Lodge....

Photographic negative : photographic print

Photographic negative : photographic print

Girl embroidering linen outside door of thatched house, county Down....

Strand, quay and Castle Hd. Ballycastle

Strand, quay and Castle Hd. Ballycastle

Ballycastle Strand, quay and Castle Head....

Photographic negative : photographic print

Photographic negative : photographic print

White Linen Hall. Panoramic view from south-east. c.1880-1887....

Photographic negative : photographic print

Photographic negative : photographic print

Knockmany Cairn; decorated stone....

Photographic negative : photographic print

Photographic negative : photographic print

South and west sides, showing Belfast Lough....

Photographic negative : photographic print

Photographic negative : photographic print

The Erne falls and 'the Port'....

Photographic negative : photographic print

Photographic negative : photographic print

St. Patrick's Cathedral; interior....

Photographic negative : photographic print

Photographic negative : photographic print

Legananny Dolmen. Dated 27 March 1894....

Photographic Print

Photographic Print

subject : view of interior of City Hall showing light under dome;Condition : good...

Photographic negative : photographic print

Photographic negative : photographic print

Kilcooly Abbey showing corbelled dovecot....

Photographic negative : photographic print

Photographic negative : photographic print

Road and tramway on Howth Hill....

Photographic negative : photographic print

Photographic negative : photographic print

Queen's Quay terminus. View of front decorated for Royal Visit. July 1903....

Photographic negative : photographic print

Photographic negative : photographic print

View in Glen Inagh; Maam Turk mountains and Cloonacarton lake....

Photographic negative : photographic print

Photographic negative : photographic print

Two curraghs starting fro the fishing ground....

Photographic negative

Photographic negative

view of McCaw, Stevenson and Orr, Belfast Printeres, Loopbridge Works; Finishing Room...

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