Scope and Content

Two small black and white photographs, hand trimmed and pasted onto a page in the notebook, the top one of three men in hats, standing facing the cameras, upper body only. The bottom photograph is of two figures, with their backs to the camera. [Taken during a holiday in France]. Extremely unclear because of the condition. Each photograph has a manuscript caption.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Poor condition. Page: yellowed, warped from damp. Mould in four patches on the left edge, and in patches under the top photograph. Glue under top photograph has turned browny yellow.

Top photograph: yellowed, faded badly especially top right, mirroring left, brown discolouration top and right, the image has disappeared in beige patches and spotting, especially right.

Bottom photograph: yellowed, faded badly, some faint brown mould growth, abrasions to surface bottom left, top left, top right. Image has disappeared in a large beige patch bottom right, and spotting and patches all over. Much of the image is no longer visible. Extensive treatment needed. Production method: silver prints, hand cut and pasted.