Young boy sitting on a railway station platform: c.1960
© Estate of Bob Collins/Museum of London
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A young boy waits patiently with his suitcase amongst the crowded concourse at one of London's busy mainline stations, most probably Waterloo. This candid photograph is one of many Collins made during rush hour where he would attempt to capture the transience of the travelers, find striking characters and, as in this photograph, demonstrate his skills for selecting individuals from amongst the crowd.
1960 AD - 1960 AD