Unemployed Family Xmas Picture at Hartlepool

Made:
26 December 1962
maker:
Chris Smith

Daily Herald Archive/Science Museum Group/SSPL
© Mirrorpix

Daily Herald Archive/Science Museum Group/SSPL
© Mirrorpix

Silver gelatin contact sheet by Chris Smith for the Daily Herald, dated 26 December 1962, taken for a story titled "Christmas on the Dole". Images show Leslie and Barbara Hammond of Hartlepool, with their four children, Sharon (4 yrs), Lesley (8 yrs), Debbie (3 yrs) and Sean (2 yrs). Printed caption on verso reads: "The family gather round their small Xmas tree as 2 yr-old Sean collects his Xmas stocking.

Details

Category:
Photographs
Object Number:
1983-5236/31430
type:
contact sheets
taxonomy:
  • visual works
  • photographs
  • contact prints
credit:
Daily Herald Archive, National Science and Media Museum, Bradford