Where Were You? Dublin Youth Culture & Street Style 1950-2000

By 01/05/2013April 25th, 2019Irish, Photobooks, Resource books


‘Where Were You? Dublin Youth Culture & Street Style 1950-2000’
Garry O’Neill
Hi Tone Books



304 pages
226 x 276 mm
ISBN: 9780956949301


Where Were You? is a photographic celebration of Dublin’s youth culture, street style and teen life, from the 1950s to the 1990s. From a pool of over 5,000 images, this fascinating visual record features over 800 photographs, taken from a huge range of sources. Included is the work of established photographers such as Tony O’Shea, Derek Speirs, Bill Doyle and Fergus Bourke, alongside an incredibly diverse and eclectic mix of snapshots, photobooth and Polaroid photos contributed by the public. A selection of ticket stubs, badges, flyers, adverts, quotes and newspaper clippings complement the photographs and enhance this unique social document of an often overlooked aspect of Dublin’s past.


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