Photograph by Esten: '84-year-old Charlie Rolfe of Manningtree, Essex who has found happiness in mending clocks.' 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.
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