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English: Photochrom print of an elderly Irish woman at a spinning wheel, ca. 1890-1900. Note: This is a posed nostalgia photograph, since the spinning wheel had gone out of use in almost all practical everyday contexts for a half-century or more by the time this picture was taken.
Gaeilge: Griangraf ildathach faoi tseanbhean Éireannach ag tuirneáil, timpeall 1890-1900.
Date Photo 1890-1900. Published no later than 1905.
Source Library of Congress REPRODUCTION NUMBER: LLC-DIG-ppmsc-09892
Author Detroit Publishing Co.
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PD in US as pre-1923. Also complaint with Irish copyright law per Chapter 3, 24.(2): anonymous photographer, over 70 years since publication.[1]


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