|||Cannon Street (Leylands)
|14th August 1935
View of west side of Cannon Street, which was intersected by Regent Street into two halves. Back to back terrace houses. Two storey with cellars. Cobbled street, some residents in doorways. A line of washing hanging across street, wooden armchair in road. On right, group of children playing on doorstep, with toy bed and doll. Gas lamp.
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|||Carnaby Street (City Centre)
|22nd August 1913
South Carnaby Street, looking east towards Cankerwell Lane. Street with residential and commercial premises of varying types and sizes. Gardens and yards can be seen, gas lighting and cobbled road. A group of children posing with a baby in a push chair. One child has a doll's pram.
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|||Gipton 'Family Allowance' Toy Faire, Wykebeck Community Centre (Gipton)
|6th December 1984.
Image taken at the Wykebeck Community Centre during one of two 'Family Allowance' Toy Fairs. The other was held on the same day at the Henry Barran Centre. Local residents in possession of a Family Allowance book were able to buy new and quality second-hand toys as Christmas presents for their children. These were offered at a much cheaper price than in the shops, sometimes between only 10p and 25p. Many toys were donated to the committees and toy wholesalers gave substantial discounts. The Christmas Toy Bonanza was held annually.
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