Photographs

  1. N039.06.00020

    N039.06.00020

    1970

    Games with Cord, Rope: Children’s game, the Cat’s Cradle, being played by Marja Almqvist, daughter of Professor Bo Almqvist, Dublin. Marja has the cord wrapped around her fingers on both hands and has rotated the mesh of cords into a vertical position.

  2. N039.06.00021

    N039.06.00021

    1970

    Games with Cord, Rope: Children’s game, the Cat’s Cradle, being played by Marja Almqvist, daughter of Professor Bo Almqvist, Dublin. Marja has the cord wrapped around her fingers on both hands and has rotated the mesh of cords into a vertical position. The cord seems to be tightly twisted.

  3. N039.06.00022

    N039.06.00022

    1970

    Games with Cord, Rope: Children’s game, the Cat’s Cradle, being played by Marja Almqvist, daughter of Professor Bo Almqvist, Dublin. Marja has the cord wrapped around her fingers on both hands.

  4. N039.06.00023

    N039.06.00023

    1970

    Games with Cord, Rope: Children’s game, the Cat’s Cradle, being played by Marja Almqvist, daughter of Professor Bo Almqvist, Dublin. Marja has the cord wrapped around her fingers on both hands.

  5. N039.06.00024

    N039.06.00024

    1970

    Games with Cord, Rope: Children’s game, the Cat’s Cradle, being played by Marja Almqvist, daughter of Professor Bo Almqvist, Dublin. Marja has released the cord which she holds in one hand.

  6. N039.06.00025

    N039.06.00025

    1970

    Games with Cord, Rope: Marja Almqvist, Professor Bo Almqvist and Kristina, a friend of Marja’s, playing the Cat's Cradle.

  7. N039.06.00026

    N039.06.00026

    1970

    Games with Cord, Rope: Marja Almqvist, Professor Bo Almqvist and Kristina, a friend of Marja’s, playing the Cat's Cradle.

  8. N039.06.00027

    N039.06.00027

    1970

    Games with Cord, Rope: Kristina, a friend of Marja Almqvist, Professor Bo Almqvist and Marja Almqvist playing the Cat's Cradle.

  9. N043.06.00005

    N043.06.00005

    Games with round objects: Children's Games, "Conkers"

  10. N043.06.00006

    N043.06.00006

    Games with Round Objects: Children's games, Conkers.

  11. N043.06.00007

    N043.06.00007

    Games with Round Objects: Children's games, Conkers.

  12. N047.06.00005

    N047.06.00005

    1970

    Numbers Games: Hopscotch on Dublin street.

  13. N047.06.00006

    N047.06.00006

    1970

    Numbers Games: Hopscotch on Dublin street.

  14. N047.29.00002

    N047.29.00002

    1979

    Numbers Games: Hopscotch i lár an oiléain, Árainn Mhór, Tír Chonaill. Street game and children showing different objects kicked.

  15. N047.29.00003

    N047.29.00003

    1979

    Numbers Games: Hopscotch i lár an oiléain, Árainn Mór, Co. Tír Chonaill.

  16. N047.29.00004

    N047.29.00004

    1979

    Numbers Games: Hopscotch i lár an oiléain, Árainn Mór, Tír Chonaill.

  17. N100.03.00001

    N100.03.00001

    Musicmaking: men listening to gramophone, Inishbiggle, Achill.

  18. N100.06.00003

    N100.06.00003

    Musicmaking: Military band.

  19. N100.06.00004

    N100.06.00004

    Musicmaking: Military band.

  20. N100.06.00008

    N100.06.00008

    1970

    Musicmaking: Donal O’Sullivan, folk music scholar. Print from Nachlass Donal O’Sullivan.

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Archival Reference

The Photographic Collection, N039.06.00021

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Date
c. 1970
Location
Co. Dublin
Photographer
Bo Almqvist
Archival information
Games with Cord, Rope: Children’s game, the Cat’s Cradle, being played by Marja Almqvist, daughter of Professor Bo Almqvist, Dublin. Marja has the cord wrapped around her fingers on both hands and has rotated the mesh of cords into a vertical position. The cord seems to be tightly twisted.
Format
Image
  • Film: Slide
  • Colour
  • 35mm