Model aeroplane, 1938.
© NMeM / Daily Herald Archive / Science & Society Picture Library
A photograph of a man working at home on a model airplane, taken by Sayers for the Daily Herald newspaper on 20 November, 1938. Model planes such as this, built from balsa wood and paper, could fly when powered by an elastic band or small electric motor. 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.