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Thomas Annan - Europeana Collections
Thomas Annan (1829–1887) was a Scottish photographer, notable for being the first to record the poor housing conditions of the poor. Born in Dairsie, Fife he was one of seven children of John Annan, a flax spinner. After his initial apprenticeship to a lithographer in Cupar he moved to Glasgow and, after gaining the patent rights to the...