Description

From the Irish Press 'Slum Evil' Series, October 12th, 1936 p.9 - 'Baby hospital joins slum war' Sub-headings: 'Staff of Teach Ultan says Published Stories of Vermin not Exaggerated' 'Voice of the People From and on Slums' - 'Slum conditions are more miserable now than three generations ago' - Several photos accompanying the article, including, under headine 'Your Aid Is Needed To Save These Slum Children' 1. - Orphaned toddler 'Josie' in the arms of a St. Ultan's nurse; 2. 'practically homeless' Mrs. Mary Hyland and her six-month-old son

Item Type

Still Image

Original Format

Newspaper article

Publisher

Irish Press

Collection

About this item

Subject

Housing conditions, Relative deprivation

Contributor

Irish Press

Provenance

10.12.1936

Date Added

05.06.2009

Citation

"'Baby Hospital Joins Slum War'." Lifescapes: Mapping Dublin Lives, Item #117 (accessed September 22 2017, 10:42 am)