Mahatma Gandhi on the steps of 10 Downing Street, 1931.
© NMeM / Daily Herald Archive / Science & Society Picture Library
Gelatin silver print. Gandhi (1869-1948) travelled to Britain in 1931 in order to attend the Second Round Table conference in London. Whilst in London, he visited the British Prime Minister, Ramsay MacDonald, at 10 Downing Street. 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.