Unemployed demonstration, Hyde Park, London, 23 September 1931.
© NMeM / Daily Herald Archive / Science & Society Picture Library
Crowds gathered in Hyde Park to demonstrate against widespread unemployment in the United Kingdom. Photograph by George Woodbine for the Daily Herald newspaper. Comprising over 3 million photographs and covering a period from 1911 to the mid-1960s, the photographic archive of the Daily Herald newspaper includes work by many famous photographers, who contributed assignments to the newspaper. The archive offers a fascinating photographic record of local, national and international events spanning these years, and is particularly rich in 1920s and 1930s photojournalism. It includes digitised images taken from glass plate negatives and from contact prints.