Make life worth living

Nick Hedges’ photographs for Shelter 1969-72

Father and babe in a Gorbals slum tenement 1970

Father and babe in a Gorbals slum tenement 1970

Photographer's Notes

Mr and Mrs A lived with their 3 children in a single room. "Employment’s very very bad. I’ve been out twelve months. I started out as a machinist but latterly I’ve been taking anything"

Nick Hedges
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