Unemployed Family Xmas Picture at Hartlepool
- 26 December 1962
- Chris Smith
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.