Old Glasgow

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The buildings and people that made up "Old Glasgow"

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Lewis's of Argyle Street, Glasgow

L is for Lewis's - NettieThomson

I started my first Saturday job when I was 15. I washed dishes in the Golden Egg off Argyle Street in Glasgow. It was a horrid job. They expected me to wash ashtrays in the same water as the other dishes. And there was no plug for the sink. You had to use a wad […]

From the archive: romance at Glasgow's dance halls | Herald Scotland

From the archive: romance at Glasgow's dance halls

Glasgow had about a dozen dance halls in the 1920s, more than anywhere else in Britain.

Glasgow in the 1970s - Last days of the Old Gorbals

Glasgow in the 1970s - Last days of the Old Gorbals

Ok, by popular demand, a first public airing for some b&w photos I took with a Yashica 44 (from Charles Frank in the Saltmarket) in 1973. The dest

Children playing in the slums. Photograph by Mark Kauffman. Glasgow, Scotland, September 1948.

Days Gone By

Children playing in the slums. Photograph by Mark Kauffman. Glasgow, Scotland, September 1948.

High Street, from the Cross, Glasgow, 1868

High Street, from the Cross | Science Museum Group Collection

A photograph entitled 'High Street, from the Cross', taken by Thomas Annan in 1868. The Tontine Building with its fine clock tower is on the left on Trongate as the camera points uphill towards the cathedral. Although the Tontine Building no longer stands, the clock tower still exists.

A female tram driver and conductor of the Glasgow Corporation in 1918.  Lewis G P  © IWM (Q 28389)

A female tram driver and conductor of the Glasgow Corporation in 1918., Lewis G P

A female tram driver and conductor of the Glasgow Corporation in 1918. by Lewis G P. Museum quality art prints with a selection of frame and size options, canvases, and postcards. Imperial War Museums

Glasgow Central Station, 1910

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TheGlasgowStory tells the story of Glasgow in words and pictures, told by some of Scotland's best writers, and illustrated with thousands of images from the collections of the city's world-famous libraries, museums and universities. From football to fashions, Auchenshuggle to Yoker, you'll find it all here.

Sauchiehall Street through the ages: From 1930s to present (From Evening Times)

Take me back Tuesday: Sauchiehall Street through the ages from 1930s to present

Sauchiehall Street is now one of Glasgow’s busiest shopping streets, but it has a rich history.