John Bulmer - Manchester For Bulmer’s last assignment in the north of England, Geo magazine wanted images that showed a new, vibrant Manchester. This series of photographs was not well received at the time, but is regarded today an important soci
John Bulmer - Hartlepool This photograph shows unemployed labourer and father of seven William Lowery surrounded by his family. Their weekly household income in that year was less than 30 shillings each.
Miners, mothers and mill girls: capturing the changing North
“I have done nothing apart from cook for the past 10 years. I’ve had no social life to speak of, no real time to myself and there’s been a lot of pain and suffering getting here. One day I’ll go to France; that’ll be my finishing school. Now it’s time o make money, because no money, no love , no food.” MPW