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Hallam Ashley (1900-1987)

Hallam Ashley was born on 9 July 1900, and spent his early years in Nottinghamshire. His father and grandfather were both professional photographers; the family photographic and picture-framing business was established in Retford in the nineteenth century and moved to Sutton in Ashfield in 1904. Aged almost 18, Hallam left home to sign up for…

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