2,000,000 Pairs of Service Boots in the Making

Made:
1939-08-24 in Northampton
publisher:
Daily Herald
photographer:
Unknown

Silver gelatin print entitled '2,000,000 Pairs of Service Boots in the Making' taken by an unkown photographer for Fox Photo agency, 24 August 1939. A photograph of employees of Mansfield's Shoe Factory, Northampton, surrounded by the boots they have made. They are working on an order for 2 million pairs of service boots, placed with 14 factories in Northampton by the Ministry of Supply.

Details

Category:
Photographs
Object Number:
1983-5236/10664
Measurements:
print: 269 mm x 206 mm
frame: 406 mm x 305 mm
type:
silver gelatin print
taxonomy:
  • object genre
  • image
credit:
The Daily Herald Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford