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# archive - Wednesday 20 December, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Bob Geldof says he would accept Freedom of Dublin if it was reinstated Bob Geldof

Bob Geldof says he would accept Freedom of Dublin if it was reinstated

The paperwork and files from the Band Aid Trust is being transferred to the National Library of Ireland where it will be catalogued and exhibited.

# archive - Wednesday 27 September, 2017

From TheJournal.ie State spends €650k on WB Yeats' furniture and letters to his wife Yeats Collection

State spends €650k on WB Yeats' furniture and letters to his wife

In the past two years, the State has spent €4 million on archive material once belonging to the great Irish poet.

# archive - Wednesday 26 April, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Old Irish ads from the past 50 years are free to view online from today The Irish Adverts Project

Old Irish ads from the past 50 years are free to view online from today

The Irish Film Institute have been working to restore almost 8,000 rolls of film that had been damaged by mould.

# archive - Friday 17 March, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Picture this: Looking back at Dublin's old St Patrick's Day Parades Lá Fhéile Pádraig

Picture this: Looking back at Dublin's old St Patrick's Day Parades

From jesters to Wombles, from young to old, here’s a quick history of Dublin’s old St Patrick’s Day parades.

# archive - Saturday 25 February, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 260-year-old map shows plans for avenue to Dublin Castle Parliament Street

260-year-old map shows plans for avenue to Dublin Castle

Dublin City Council published archived photos and pictures of old documents – this map is the oldest of them.

# archive - Thursday 22 December, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Santa on the Liffey and 1960s Dublin: A look back at Ireland's Christmas past IFI Player

Santa on the Liffey and 1960s Dublin: A look back at Ireland's Christmas past

“Don’t talk about chimneys or reindeer, leave the country or keep up with the trends.”

# archive - Friday 22 April, 2016

From TheJournal.ie These old photos show a changing Ireland as electricity spread across the country Light Up This post contains images

These old photos show a changing Ireland as electricity spread across the country

An interactive map lists each area connected during the rural electrification and shows when they were connected.

# archive - Wednesday 13 April, 2016

From The Daily Edge Here's what you need to know about Alexa Chung's clothing line for Marks & Spencer Archive By Alexa Chung

# archive - Thursday 12 November, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Goodbye letter from Dutch resistance fighter delivered 70 years on World War Two

Goodbye letter from Dutch resistance fighter delivered 70 years on

Peter Will wrote the letter to his wife and son shortly before being sent to a concentration camp.

# archive - Saturday 2 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie More than his left foot: New archive shows the real life of Christy Brown Down All The Days

More than his left foot: New archive shows the real life of Christy Brown

Photos, letters and paintings are all on show at the Little Museum of Dublin.

# archive - Friday 17 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Wikileaks has published thousands of leaked Sony emails Data Dump

Wikileaks has published thousands of leaked Sony emails

And it’s all in a searchable archive. Handy.

# archive - Thursday 25 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Check out this remarkable news footage of Christmas swimmers in the ’20s and ’30s Clontarf Baths

Check out this remarkable news footage of Christmas swimmers in the ’20s and ’30s

What’s black and white and blue all over?

# archive - Wednesday 24 December, 2014

From The Daily Edge 24 fascinating photos of Christmas in Ireland from every decade of the twentieth century Holiday Snaps

# archive - Tuesday 16 December, 2014

Blizzards and blurs: how FC Porto won an incredible world title in Tokyo

As the FIFA Club World Cup moves towards conclusion, we look back on an incredible 1987 decider.

# archive - Sunday 2 November, 2014

Manchester derbies: the top-5 most memorable matches

From Denis Law’s silky but devastating back-heel to an Eric Cantona-inspired comeback, this clash has seen it all.

# archive - Sunday 26 October, 2014

Flashback: The last time Manchester United beat Chelsea at Old Trafford

THAT miss by Torres was the stand-out memory as the hosts claimed a 3-1 win.

# archive - Monday 20 October, 2014

Flashback: West Brom 5-5 Manchester United

Many would argue Fergie’s final game in charge was where it all started to go wrong but issues were already eating away at the club.

# archive - Thursday 24 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Shhh! Let's go to the cinema just like it's 1914 Wartime Watching

Shhh! Let's go to the cinema just like it's 1914

Charlie Chaplin, looping-the-loop, and suffragettes in action get a rare outing on Dublin screen.

# archive - Sunday 4 May, 2014

Where are they now? Liverpool's 1990 title-winning team

In May 1990, Liverpool were crowned league champions but whatever happened to those players?

# archive - Wednesday 19 March, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Christy Brown letters, photos and poems to remain in Ireland Precious This post contains images

Christy Brown letters, photos and poems to remain in Ireland

The collection includes unpublished works and letters from his lover Beth Moore.

# archive - Saturday 8 March, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Mardi Gras in New Orleans a century ago was still a wild party Fat Tuesday

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

Give or take a few strings of beads.

# archive - Tuesday 31 December, 2013

From TheJournal.ie The 10-stone baby and the Human Fish: slow news days of old Fantasy Taxidermy

The 10-stone baby and the Human Fish: slow news days of old

They don’t make ‘human interest’ stories at the end of the TV news like they did in the 1940s.

# archive - Thursday 26 December, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Ireland’s first tourism boom was… in 1907 Poverty Gap

Ireland’s first tourism boom was… in 1907

“Determined efforts to win for the Emerald Isle some share of the sightseers’ coin have met with decided success.”

# archive - Monday 9 December, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Have You Ordered The Turkey Yet Pic of the Day Pic Of Day

# archive - Wednesday 27 November, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Wealth of government and historical documents available in new online library Documents Laid

Wealth of government and historical documents available in new online library

Featuring material from the Dáil Library as well as documents laid before government, the collection dates back to the 1600s.

# archive - Sunday 24 November, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Are these your favourite Late Late Toy Show moments? Xmas Jumpers

Are these your favourite Late Late Toy Show moments?

RTÉ has released some special archive clips from the Late Late Show – and there are even more to come.

# archive - Friday 1 November, 2013

From TheJournal.ie National Library finds new display place - on Google exhibit hotspot Open Archive

National Library finds new display place - on Google exhibit hotspot

The NLI has become first Irish group to feature on Google Cultural Institute, bringing their archive to world attention.

# archive - Saturday 19 October, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Hidden History: The guide to preserving your family archive Yourstory

Hidden History: The guide to preserving your family archive

These top tips from National Library of Ireland’s conservation expert could help you hold onto family memories for longer.

# archive - Saturday 21 September, 2013

Then and now: How NFL cheerleader uniforms have changed through the decades History Lesson This post contains images

# archive - Saturday 31 August, 2013

From TheJournal.ie ‘North’, ‘Norah’… possibly even ‘Leenwerrare’: Can you tell what’s written on this stone? Set In Stone

‘North’, ‘Norah’… possibly even ‘Leenwerrare’: Can you tell what’s written on this stone?

National Library of Ireland researchers have been trying to identify the inscription, but they’ve hit a wall…

# archive - Wednesday 1 May, 2013

From TheJournal.ie World's first ever web page to be brought back to life Blast From The Past

World's first ever web page to be brought back to life

CERN is recreating the website that launched the world wide web to mark the 20th anniversary of the Tim Berners-Lee invention.

# archive - Friday 19 April, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Stolen rhino horns were removed from exhibition 'due to risk of theft' Rhino Robbery

Stolen rhino horns were removed from exhibition 'due to risk of theft'

The horns were stolen from the archives in Dublin on Wednesday night by three masked men.

# archive - Tuesday 25 December, 2012

From The Daily Edge Video: Tackling Irish Christmas tree thefts in 1962 Christmas Capers This post contains videos

Video: Tackling Irish Christmas tree thefts in 1962

But those pesky tree thieves had to contend with the gardaí’s genius ‘element of surprise’ tactic…

# archive - Monday 24 December, 2012

From TheJournal.ie PICS: Surviving Christmas during World War II Archive This post contains images

PICS: Surviving Christmas during World War II

Poignant archive pictures show attempts to bring Christmas cheer and boost morale through 1939 to 1945.

# archive - Saturday 22 December, 2012

From The Daily Edge Open Thread: what are your coolest (or weirdest) Christmas tree decorations? Have Your Say

Open Thread: what are your coolest (or weirdest) Christmas tree decorations?

The Wright Brothers knew how to deck out this tree to the max – but what have been your most memorable decorations?

# archive - Friday 21 December, 2012

From TheJournal.ie National Library releases documents from Roger Casement's incarceration Archive

National Library releases documents from Roger Casement's incarceration

Materials include portraits, documents relating to the degradation of his knighthood and touching letters to his family in the final days before his execution.

# archive - Wednesday 31 October, 2012

From 2000: Dublin’s Dessie Farrell and his 11-year-old cousin, Seamus Coleman

Never EVER throw out old match programmes.

# archive - Saturday 20 October, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Futuristic Bed Pic of the Day Archive

Futuristic Bed Pic of the Day

No comment.

# archive - Tuesday 11 September, 2012

From The Daily Edge Archive Dog Auditioning for Film of the Day Pic Of The Day This post contains videos

Archive Dog Auditioning for Film of the Day

No comment.

# archive - Friday 3 August, 2012

From The Daily Edge Video: Archive footage shows off our wartime expertise Defence Forces This post contains videos

Video: Archive footage shows off our wartime expertise

Try to keep a straight face please ladies and gents.

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