Albert Swift Collection

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Five colour aerial photographs taken by Albert Swift in 1995 of freehold lands now owned by Yorkshire showmen:

  • Branton
  • Stainforth
  • Northallerton
  • Chapeltown
  • South Elmsall

Also a copy of a black and white photograph of the Dewsbury Feast from the early 1900's.

Administrative / Biographical History

Albert Swift is one of a number of fairground enthusiasts who have donated photographs to the National Fairground Archive.

Conditions Governing Access

These items make up part of the image database collection which is available to view by appointment in the NFA reading room.

Acquisition Information

Donated by Mr A Swift.

Other Finding Aids

On the image database collection

Archivist's Note

Description compiled by Jane Donaldson

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