Sidney Francis: Photographs of Woking in the 1920s & 1930s

The work of Sidney Francis (1891-1973) offers an insight into life in Woking and nearby towns in the 1920s and 1930s. The photographic collection from The Surrey History Centre highlights significant events such as Eid celebrations, visits of American war widows, wedding parties and sports teams.

14 July - 7 October 2018
£5.00 Day Pass or £7.50 Annual Pass | Under 18s Free

Image: Sidney Francis (1891-1973) Woking Railway Servants’ Orphanage, ©.1920, digital print from a glass plate negative, reproduced by permission of Surrey History Centre

Associated Talk

Sidney Francis: A Life through a Lens
Peter Hall (The Lightbox Exhibitions Manager) in conversation with Jill Hyams, Archivist at the Surrey History Centre
Thurs 20 Sept 2018, 7.00pm
£6 Adults, £4 Friends | Book a place


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