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 firstname.lastname@example.org
Corporal Lawton 1890s
Corporal Lawton, of Cubitt Town, in uniform for the Boer War 1890s. The rifle is a Lee Enfield, Mark 1. 303, used by the British Army with only a slight modification until the late 1950s.