Official opening of Portumna Public Library
Description:A photograph of a group of people at the official opening of Portumna Public Library in 1982. Portumna is in county Galway. The photograph was taken in the library and the books and bookshelves can be seen. The people in the photograph are, from left to right, Tom Armitage, Director of the Library Council; Sean O'Dwyer, Chairman of Portumna Town and District Development Committee; Mary McGuinness, Branch Librarian; Fintan Coogan; Mary Kavanagh, Executive Librarian; Tom Sharkey, County Librarian; Dr. Phil Egan, P.P. of Portumna and Councillor Eddie Haverty, Chairman of Galway County Council".