1936 was a very eventful year. The Berlin Olympics saw Nazi Germany display its growing might and brutality; Jesse Owens burst the bubble of the Master Race by an incredible display of speed and skill; the Spanish Civil War broke out; and Mrs. Somers daughter got hitched. For that brief period, the world looked on!!!
Photographer: Poole Studio photographer
Collection: Poole Photographic Studio
Date: Tuesday, 22 September 1936
NLI Ref: POOLEWP 4163
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Owner: National Library of Ireland on The Commons
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