When you read the title you might expect a man in ermine and silks standing in a great hall with flunkeys at his beck and call? Instead here is a portly young man with a suit that is just a little tight and a very pleasant smile on his face. From a photographic point of view this is a dreadful crop from another photo!
Collection: Irish Personalities Photographic Collection
Date: 5th September 1928
NLI Ref: NPA PERS36
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Owner: National Library of Ireland on The Commons
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