School children watching an experiment in the science laboratory, 1938.
© National Media Museum / Science & Society Picture Library
A photograph of eager young pupils at Woodthorpe Council School, Sheffield, watching their teacher conduct an experiment in electro-magnetism in the school science laboratory, taken by Saidman for the Daily Herald newspaper on 13 October, 1938. 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.