Description

Interviewee Seamus Marken grew up in Moore Street, worked as butcher and had strong family associations with the street - Family 'had big fish and poultry shop there.

As an older boy Seamus Marken earned some money running errands for the street traders:"...when the dealers got to know you that you were reliable they’d ask you maybe during the day to go into the store and bring them out this, that and the other and then at the end of the day they’d give you a few bob..." (p.8)

Item Type

Still Image

Original Format

Photograph

About this item

Spatial Coverage

Moore Street

Subject

Street life

Contributor

National Library of Ireland

Provenance

11.30.1960

Date Added

05.09.2009

Citation

Moore Street c. 1961. National Library Library. Reference Library Reference Number: INDR2639