Clerkin // County Monaghan
What is happening in the photo?
Studio portrait of Bridget Clerkin, location unknown.
Contributed by Eugene and Shirley Clerkin
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.