Photography: “Working Lives 1893-1913” Exhibition

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MARY JONES, a social scientist with Archive Productions, speaks to Noel McGuinness about a new exhibition of photographs from 1893-1913. The exhibition documents the working lives of the population during this period.

Mary tells Noel about the impact of industrialisation and urbanisation on working people in this period. She also discusses the increase in numbers of women becoming involved in the workforce during that time.

The exhibition consists of photos from the Mason Photography Collection.

Duration: 18'05" DATE: October 25, 2013
Interviewer:Noel McGuinness
Producer:Zandra Ball
Interviewee:Mary Jones
Themes:Irish Life & Culture, Local Arts & Culture
Keywords:working life in photographs, irish workers photos early twentieth century, work in ireland at the turn of 19th century, mary jones, mason collection, archive productions
LocationIreland Time Period:2013
Type:Sound Language:English
Creator:Near FM Publisher:Near FM
Identifier:NEARFM_20131025_NST_001
Rights:Creative Commons License
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