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National Geographic cover April 1976 - featuring Paudie Boland, Comaleague; VentryPeig Sayers displaying broken light-bulbs – which had washed up on the Blasket Islands from boats – as ornaments on her dresser.

This is one of the seminal images of Kerry, contained in the National Geographic’s photographic archive, in its depiction Kerry, through photography.

Maynooth Emeritus Professor of Geography Patrick Duffy will present an illustrated lecture on National Geographic’s photographic coverage of Kerry this evening at Benner’s Hotel in Dingle.

He said National Geographic’s depiction of Peig Sayers, offers a fascinating insight into Kerry’s past.