vintage everyday: The Last Days of the Slums – 20 Amazing Vintage Photographs Captured Life on the Streets of Manchester in the 1960s

From neighbours chatting between rubble-strewn terraces to kids playing cricket on cracked pavements, Shirley Baker’s photographs capture a rich street life on the brink of being bulldozed into history…

Source: vintage everyday: The Last Days of the Slums – 20 Amazing Vintage Photographs Captured Life on the Streets of Manchester in the 1960s

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2 thoughts on “vintage everyday: The Last Days of the Slums – 20 Amazing Vintage Photographs Captured Life on the Streets of Manchester in the 1960s

  1. This looks just like my own childhood, in 1960s London. (Except for the horse) Very nostalgic to see, and good to note that the children looked happy, without an electronic game in sight.
    Best wishes, Pete.

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