Children's home, 1938
© NMeM / Daily Herald Archive / Science & Society Picture Library
A photograph of children and staff at the window of a children's home, taken by Malindine for the Daily Herald newspaper on 20 December, 1938. The National Children's Adoption Association's home at Sydenham, south London, placed, on average, one child with adoptive parents every day. 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.