Nurses waving from the carousel at a fair in Soho Square

Date:
4 Jul 1939
Location:
Soho Square Gardens, Soho, City Of Westminster, Greater London Authority
Reference:
MED01/01/0493
Type:
Photograph (Print)

Description

The original caption may contain language which is historic and which may no longer be considered appropriate. It has been retained in the record in the interest of historical accuracy.

The caption on the reverse of the photograph reads: “Soho fair and market. The Soho Fair and Market in aid of the Soho Hospital for Women was opened in the private gardens of Soho Square, W.1. by the Hon. Vincent Massey, High Commissioner in London for Canada. Photo shows:- Nurses from the Soho Hospital for Women enjoying a ride on the roundabout.”

See also MED01/01/0492. High-resolution copies of this image are available for free for non-commercial use. Please Enquire to place an order.

Content

This is part of the Series: MED01/01 Series of prints; within the Collection: MED01 The Medical Collection

Rights

Source: Historic England Archive

People & Organisations

Photographer: Topical Press Agency Limited

Photographer: Harrison, Norman Kingsley

Keywords

Public Park, Fairground Ride, Festivals And Fairs, Women

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