Sunday, May 15, 2011

Selection of Pictures: Northern Ireland 1980's

"Children burn tyre and block Flying Horse Road, Downpatrick, Co. Down, anniversary of internment (1980's)"

  Boy wears "Proud to be a Prod" t-shirt, East Belfast (1980's)

Co. Derry farmer takes his wife shopping on the tractor bucket (1980's)

I was struck by these images, particularly the kids posing in front of the burn out vehicles.  They could as well been posing at the football field or playground. 

The Bobbie Hanvey Photographic Archives are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0 United States License. Citations should credit the Bobbie Hanvey Photographic Archives, John J. Burns Library, Boston College."

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