Photographs of a Fishing village

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 106 7ELB/A/8/037
  • Former Reference
      GB 106 CM Object/ 7/ELB/A/8/37
  • Dates of Creation
  • Physical Description
      4 items

Scope and Content

Page of an album with four black and white photographs pasted on. All of different views of an [English?] fishing village. They feature; top left, a whitewashed thatched building; top right; a view down a steep cobbled street, with a man walking away from the camera; bottom left, a beach and a hut and launching slope for a life boat at the bottom of a steep hill; bottom right, a view down a cobbled lane to a whitewashed building, with a woman standing holding a basket. All brownish in tone.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Poor condition. Photographs significantly yellowed, but unevenly, and slightly faded. Some mirroring in places. Top left and bottom right in particular have markings and discolouration caused by pressing against photographs on the opposite page. Production method: gelatin-silver print, pasted onto the page