Photograph album of Andrews Store on 445 Becontree Avenue, Dagenham

Scope and Content

Photograph album, containing photographs of the laying of the foundation stone at the clothing and drapery branch of Andrews Store, 445 Becontree Avenue, Dagenham by Mildred H. Andrews and William Andrews (1928), the interior and exterior of the shop after it was refurbished, as well as the opening ceremony to celebrate the shops refurbishment, attended by the Royal Horse Guards and Councillor Matthew Earles, Mayor of Dagenham (1958), together with related newspaper cuttings (24 September and 2 October 1958).

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Catalogued by Clare Sexton, Assistant Archivist.

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