Young 'sailor' enjoys Navy Week, 1934.
© NMeM / Daily Herald Archive / Science & Society Picture Library
A photograph of a young child dressed in a sailor's outfit, posed on top of a ship's searchlight, taken by Harold Tomlin for the Daily Herald newspaper on 28 August, 1934. The training ship H.M.S. President was moored on the River Thames at Blackfriars, London, as part of 'Navy Week' celebrations. This photograph has been selected from the Daily Herald Archive, a collection of over three million photographs. The archive holds work of international, national and local importance by both staff and agency photographers.