Ref NoPOL27
TitlePhotographic Album of the Connacht Rangers
DescriptionPhotographic Album featuring images and a small number of press cuttings relating to the Connaught Rangers tour during the Second Boer War. It was possibly kept by Henry Edwyn King-Tenison, 9th Earl of Kingston. The photographs featuring the British Army in the field in semi-arid territory, as well as a number of photographs taken on board an ocean-going vessel and featuring a colder climate. There are also a number featuring fishing expeditions, and a number of images possibly from the Irish countryside and elsewhere. The press cuttings at the end follow the career of the 9th Earl of Kingston with the Irish Guards in the early 1900s.
Related MaterialDigital copies of the items in this collection were created in May 2014 by Patricia Stapleton, a volunteer archival assistant, and are also available for consultation in the James Hardiman Library Archives.
Physical DescriptionBound volume containing silver gelatin prints and a small number of press cuttings.
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