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Man with a dairy hand-cart. c 1935

Wolfgang Suschitzky

Man with a dairy hand-cart. c 1935
4 0 c m
actual image size: 22cm x 28cm

Full image caption

A man with a dairy hand-cart in Charing Cross Road. Many milkmen used this type of cart to transport their produce.
Wolf Suschitzky photographed the working-class community that populated the Charing Cross area at the time, and the everyday life of London. 'I take pictures of whatever attracts my eye, that is the essence of photography, you are tempted by views of other life', he said.
Suschitzky worked as a film cameraman in nearby Soho. Between his working hours, he created a series of photos depicting the activity in and around Charing Cross.

Image Details

1935 AD - 1935 AD
Image Number

© Family Suschitzky/Donat /Museum of London

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