Tuesday, June 08, 2010

Images of Manchester

A site maintained by Manchester City Council which contains over 80,000 images of Manchester and its suburbs. These cover the economic, political and social history of the city and its urban growth from 1892 onwards. Key features include the Manchester Amateur Photographic Society street survey 1950-1952. Search for slums to see some interesting examples of social history.
Link: http://www.images.manchester.gov.uk/
Access: Free