Slum housing in Gibraltar Walk, Bethnal Green in London, 27 February 1933.
© Wide World Photos / Science & Society
Photograph of 'A full and frank investigation of the actual condition in the slums of London is shortly to take place. Although the slums are generally being cleared there are a great many still in existence, in some of the alleys or streets it is posible for two people to shake hands from their windows on opposite side.'.