Make life worth living

Nick Hedges’ photographs for Shelter 1969-72

Father and child in a Maryhill tenement 1971

Father and child in a Maryhill tenement 1971

Photographer's Notes

"forty-two years down the pits" Mr B

Nick Hedges
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