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Check out these images of 19th century Ireland

The US Library of Congress has a very impressive archive.

THE US LIBRARY of Congress has an amazing collection of prints.

Its archives are populated by historic gems from all over the world – including the below images that capture scenes in late 19th century Ireland.

Check out these images of 19th century Ireland
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  • Irish peasant farmer

  • Powerscourt Waterfall, County Wicklow

  • O'Connell Street, Dublin

  • Glenariff, County Antrim

  • Irish jaunting car

  • Patrick Street, Cork

  • Irish woman

All images: LOC

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