Category: Blantyre People

WW1 Soldier

  Another clear and interesting photo from Margaret Stewart’s photo album. A WW1 soldier, in full uniform, looking smart and staring direct at the camera. Perhaps ready to head off to war, this Blantyre man is pictured at a farm gate. Again, we have to wonder if this man survived his service.

1920’s Blantyre People

  Another mystery photo and charming in its own right. From the 1910’s or 1920’s, this group of Blantyre people is well composed, everybody dressed in their Edwardian finery.  Unusually, there’s even hints of smiles and being relaxed for the camera. I’m still unclear if this was taken outside of if it’s a clever studio […]

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