Daily Herald Photograph; Kerbside Chair Repairs

PART OF:
The photographic library of the 'Daily Herald' newspaper
Made:
1951-03 in London and Surrey
Daily Herald Photograph; Kerbside Chair Repairs Daily Herald Photograph; Kerbside Chair Repairs

Daily Herald Photograph; Kerbside Chair Repairs
Science Museum Group
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Daily Herald Photograph; Kerbside Chair Repairs
Science Museum Group
© TopFoto/SMG Images

One photograph titled 'Old Chairs to Mend'. The photograph shows Leonard Seaton, of Southwark, London, leaning against a tree as he mends a chair at Malden, Surrey. Described as one of the 'oldest London kerbside crafts', Mr. Seaton, aged 64, had been repairing chairs since he left school at age 12.

Details

Category:
Photographs
Collection:
Daily Herald Archive
Object Number:
1983-5236/42509
Materials:
paper
type:
photographic print