1947

Scope and Content

This file contains three photographs showing the 78th Co-operative Congress in Brighton. Photograph one shows a group of people sitting at a table on stage, facing the audience. There are flowers and flags arranged on the stage, and one of the men is addressing the audience through a microphone. A banner in the background reads "78th Co-operative Congress Brighton." The second photograph has been taken from the stage, and shows the audience listening to a gentlemen at the front of the stage. There are two banners hanging from the balcony, one showing "Read Full Reoprt in the Co-operative News," the other being an advertisement for "Reynolds News & Sunday Citizen", bearing the tagline "Battling for a better BritainÂ… News and Views you can Trust." Photograph three is a close up shot of a section of the audience, seated and watching the stage. Black and white.