Date: 1919 – 1920 (c.)
Description: Staff members of the new Co-operative Society’s shop in Smallthorne. The shop was built in 1919 immediately after the Great War. The Co-op was founded in order to supply working class people with superior goods, and also to eliminate unscrupulous shopkeepers dealing in inferior foodstuffs.
Original Source: The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery
Reproduced from: Staffordshire PastTrack