14 marvellous photos take you back to Middleton in the 1930s

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Middleton in the Dirty Thirties is the focus of this gallery of marvellous photos.

Landmarks, shops and street scenes as well as new housing estates are all featured in this package of marvellous memories celebrating life around the suburb during the decade. The images are published courtesy of photographic archive Leodis, which is run by Leeds Library & Information Service. They also run heritage blog The Secret Library Leeds, which provides a behind the scenes look at the Central Library and highlights from its special collections, including rare books hidden away in the stacks. READ MORE: 23 photos you'll only understand if you were a Middleton Park High School pupil LOVE LEEDS? LOVE NOSTALGIA? Join Leeds Retro on facebook