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Mr P. Thorpee, chief fire officer of Sierra Leone, listens to some records on the radiogram in the lounge of the Colonial Club, Russell Square.
In the games room at the Colonial Centre at 17 Russell Square, London, Miss Rosamund Harding (a student teacher) watches as Mr D A Thomas (right) and Mr C O E Cole (centre, playing his shot) enjoy a game of billiards. Both men are law students and all...
The reception clerk at Colonial Centre, Alfred Stanismore (from British Honduras) stands on the steps of the club at 17 Russell Square to give directions to Mr Colley (a student of journalism from Gambia) and Mr Magzaka (a medical student from South...
Law student Mr N'jie unpacks his suitcase in his cubicle at the Colonial Centre at 17 Russell Square, London. Mr N'jie is from Gambia. According to the original caption "members pay 2/6 a night for a cubicle, 2/- for a bed in a dormitory...
A lady takes her dog for a 'walk' in Regent's Park. The dog, still on its lead, enjoys a swim in the sunshine in Regent's Canal as the owner walks on the footpath alongside, holding the other end of the lead.
Werner Petersen (left) and Hans Christensen (right) from Denmark join Charles Andrade, an American Merchant Seamen from Honolulu, for a drink and a smoke in the bar of the Seven Seas Club in Edinburgh.
Two women relax on deckchairs in the sunshine in Regent's Park, London. As they chat, one winds a skein of wool between the hands of her companion. Behind them, other people can be seen, enjoying the weather from the comfort of their deckchairs.
Olaf Christensen (left) from Denmark and Olaf Lien, a sailor from Norway play a game of bar billiards at the Seven Seas Club in Edinburgh. Above them are flags of two of the countries whose citizens patronise this club.
Mr D A Thomas (a law student) and Miss Rosamund Harding (a student teacher) enjoy the view from the sunny balcony of the Colonial Centre at 17 Russell Square, London. Both students are from Sierra Leone. The large building in the background is the...
Olaf Tier, a sailor from Norway, prepares to play his hand during a card game in the bar of the Seven Seas Club in Edinburgh. He is watched by J Craamer from Holland (right). On the left of the photograph can be seen Paul Grossman from New York, who is...