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Digital Gallery Images
The Gallery includes images of the borough's streets and buildings
and portraits of people and communities. The Digital Gallery images
are displayed as thumbnails. Full size images can be viewed by
clicking on a thumbnail.
How do I obtain a copy of an image?
Photographic copies can be obtained from Tower Hamlets Local Studies
and Archives (there is a charge for this service) or a maximum of 5
digital copies can be emailed to you. If you would like to use the
images for publication or display please contact us at
On holiday at Cottingham 1918
Island History Trust Image Collection
Alice Thomson, later McSweeney, (b.1898), her sister-in-law, Ethel May Thomson, nee Robinson, (1895-1975) and her brother, Alec Thomson (b.1895), of Millwall, a boiler maker. On holiday at Cottingham in Yorkshire, in 1918, shortly after Alec and Ethel were married.