Children drinking milk

Made:
1934-10-01 in United Kingdom
photographer:
George Woodbine
and
George Woodbine
and
Children drinking milk
      A photograph of schoolchildren drinking milk, taken by  Woodbine for the Daily Herald newspaper on 1 October 1934

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Children drinking milk A photograph of schoolchildren drinking milk, taken by Woodbine for the Daily Herald newspaper on 1 October 1934
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A photograph of schoolchildren drinking milk, taken by Woodbine for the Daily Herald newspaper on 1 October 1934.

As part of a campaign to get children to drink more milk, the Agriculture Minister, Major Elliot, visited Addison Gardens School where pupils could drink milk for a halfpenny a day. In 1946, the School Milk Act introduced free milk for all pupils under eighteen.

Details

Category:
Photographs
Collection:
Daily Herald Archive
Object Number:
1983-5236/E00510
type:
photograph
taxonomy:
  • object genre
  • image