Clerkin // County Monaghan
What is happening in the photo?
Photographic portrait of Eva Clerkin and a friend. Date unknown.
Collection of Clerkin family photographs from Monaghan County.
The collections includes photographs of Eugene’s mother Eva from her time spent in England working as a nurse, photographs of daily life on the family farm, informal family get togethers and events such as weddings and photographs sent home by relative from America.
Eugene himself is a gifted amateur photographer. We are currently archiving his extensive colour slide collection which dates from the 1960s.