Famine images

 

 

The Discovery of the Potato Blight in Ireland, Daniel McDonald, c. 1847

Bridget O'Donnell and her children, Illustrated London News, 22 December 1849

Provision of relief in Kilrush, Illustrated London News, 22 December 1849

Tullig, near Kilrush, Illustrated London News, 22 December 1849

George Watts,The Irish Famine, 1849-50

All images courtesy of Peter Gray, The Irish Famine, 1995.

  

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