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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

1950 about to go on an outing 1950s


1950 about to go on an outing 1950s

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Island History Trust Image Collection


1950 about to go on an outing: Mrs Flo Edmunds, in wheelchair (held by her grand- daughter). Mrs Edmunds suffered from arthritis and was cared for at home by her family. Also in the photograph: Councilor John MacDonald, and Mrs Smith (wearing glasses). by J. Lakey