1970s' Glasgow: Through the Lens


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1970s' Glasgow: Through the Lens

1970s' Glasgow: Through the Lens front cover

1970s' Glasgow: Through the Lens is a new book from Glasgow Museums featuring 84 photos from photographic surv​​eys taken during that decade.  It covers areas including: 

  • Calton

  • Glasgow Green

  • Partick

  • Paddy's Market

  • the Barras, and 

  • the Fish and Meat Markets around the city centre

  • Readership

    The book is aimed at adult readers who are curious about the history of Glasgow and how it has changed since the 1970s. Fully illustrated in black and white throughout.

    About the authors

    Fiona Hayes is the Curator of Social History, based at the People's Palace on Glasgow Green.

    Keith Ingham is one of the photographers whose work features in the book and accompanying exhibition at Scotland Street School. The exhibition is free to enter and runs until January 2012.

Publication date: June 2011
Price: £9.99
Format: paperback, perfect bound
Illustrations: 118 pages of black and white illustrations
Publisher: Stenlake Publishing in association with Glasgow Museums
ISBN: 9781840335422
Extent: 120pp​​​​​​​​​​
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