Headteacher in a classroom, 29 December 1939.

Roper, Frederick G

Headteacher in a classroom, 29 December 1939.
3 2 c m
actual image size: 32cm x 24cm


Headteacher in front of a class of schoolboys evacuated from London. Standing by the blackboard is William H.A. Porter, of Robert Blair Boys School in Islington, London. He is teaching the evacuees in the classroom of the Baptist Church Sunday School, Hemel Hempstead. This photograph is one of a series taken to illustrate a Dudley Barker feature story on workers in wartime. Photograph taken by Frederick G Roper for the Daily Herald newspaper. 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.

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