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In 1868 local printed and photographer Thomas Annan was commissioned by The City of Glasgow Improvement Trust to take pictures of some of the slum areas prior to demolition. This is claimed to be one of the first times photography was used as documentary evidence and his striking images illustrate glasgow for the poorest classes as it was in incredible detail!
A line graph and bar chart depicting the population growth in Glasgow in the 19th century, in relation to the spread of infectious diseases.
Two graphs depicting the number of cholera cases reported in London and Scotland by November 1848.
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