Baker at work

Made:
1940-01-15 in United Kingdom
maker:
George W Roper

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Baker at work A photograph of a baker, taken by George Roper for the Daily Herald newspaper on 15 January, 1940
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A photograph of a baker, taken by George Roper for the Daily Herald newspaper on 15 January, 1940. Harry Smith, rolling pin at the ready, is pictured at work - possibly in a 'one-up-one-down' worker's house. A mixing bowl and a cooked loaf of bread rest on the table before him. This photograph is one of a series taken to illustrate a Dudley Barker feature story on workers in wartime.

A photograph of a baker, taken in January 1940 by George W Roper for the Daily Herald.

Harry Smith, rolling pin at the ready, is pictured at work, a mixing bowl and a cooked loaf of bread rest on the table before him. This photograph is one of a series taken to illustrate a Dudley Barker feature story on workers in wartime.

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Category:
Photographs
Object Number:
1983-5236/H08726
type:
photograph
taxonomy:
  • object genre
  • image
credit:
The Daily Herald Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford
status:
Permanent collection

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