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A Gallery of Bloomsday Cards

by T. E. Kennelly

Dolphin Hotel and Restaurant, exterior corner view

2002: Dolphin Hotel and Restaurant, Nos. 15 & 16 Essex Street East, Dublin, Ireland
T. E. Kennelly's 2002 Bloomsday Card

The Bloomsday Cards

A selection of original postcards by T.E. Kennelly celebrating Bloomsday (June 16), the day of Leopold Bloom's odyssey through Dublin in James Joyce's Ulysses.

1976: The Dolphin, Temple Bar
1977: The Oval, No. 78 Middle Abbey Street
1978: Merchants' Arch, Dublin
1979: Davy Byrne's Public House, Duke Street
1980: Lunch 7 Pence, Duke Street
1981: Ryan's Public House
1982: The Four Courts, Inns Quay
1983: Ormond Quay
1984: Bachelor's Walk
1985: Joyce's Tower, Sandycove
1986: 20 to 1 Throwaway, Ballybrit
1987: Sweny, F. W. & Co.(limited), dispensing chemists
1988: Davy Byrnes, III, No. 21 Duke Street
1989: Leopardstown Race Course
1990: The Brazen Head Hotel
1991: Hidden by No. 9, a derelict seed and gun powder store...
1992: Cycle, Clanbrassil Street
1993: Interior of the Chapter House, St. Mary's Abbey
1994: No. 129 Capel Street, Dublin
1995: The River Feale as seen from Gurtenard Wood, Listowel
1996: Duke Street, Dublin
1997: Garden of Remembrance, Gurtenard Wood
1998: Stage Door and manhole, Empire Palace Theatre
1999: No. 52 Clanbrassil St. Lower (now demolished), Dublin... Mythical birthplace of Leopold Bloom.
2000: Davy Byrnes IV, No. 21 Duke Street
2001: Empire Palace Theater, No. 72 Dame Street, Dublin, Mr. Frank Allen general manager
2002: Dolphin Hotel and Restaurant, Nos. 15 & 16 Essex Street East, Dublin

Other Sites

The Brazen Head
Work in Progress
Lucidcafé: James Joyce
The International Joyce Foundation
Charles Cave's James Joyce page
Brittney Goodman's James Joyce Resource

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Send questions or comments to:

Tamara Kennelly, University Archivist
University Libraries
Virginia Tech
P.O. Box 90001
Blacksburg, VA, 24062-9001

Last modified on: Tuesday, 01-Oct-2002 14:33:50 EDT