Headteacher in a classroom

Made:
1939-12-29 in United Kingdom
maker:
George W Roper
and
George W Roper
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Headteacher in a classroom A photograph of a headteacher in front of a class of school boys evacuated from London
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A photograph of a head teacher in front of a class of school boys evacuated from London, taken by George Roper for the Daily Herald newspaper on 29 December, 1939.

A photograph of a head teacher in front of a class of school boys evacuated from London, taken in December 1939 by George W Roper for the Daily Herald.

Standing by the blackboard is William H A Porter, of Robert Blair Boys School in Islington, London. He is teaching the evacuees in the classroom of the Baptist Church Sunday School, Hemel Hempstead. This photograph is one of a series taken to illustrate a Dudley Barker feature story on workers in wartime.

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Category:
Photographs
Object Number:
1983-5236/H08271
type:
photograph
taxonomy:
  • object genre
  • image
credit:
The Daily Herald Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford

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