Shoe polishing, 1932.

Woodbine, George

Shoe polishing, 1932.
3 0 c m
actual image size: 32cm x 22cm


A photograph of a man kneeling to polish someone's shoes, taken by Woodbine for the Daily Herald newspaper on 12 October, 1932. The shoeshiner is surrounded by tins of Cherry Blosom polish and cleaning brushes. 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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© Daily Herald Archive / National Science & Media Museum / Science & Society Picture Library

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