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Image of the cover of the "Janet Mandelsohn: Varna Road" exhibition catelogue (2016) image shows black and white close up portrait of "Kathleen" in shadow

Photographing ‘vice’ on the Varna Road

It’s every historian’s dream to track down an untouched archive. That is exactly what Kieran Connell – a researcher at the University of Birmingham – experienced in 2014 when, after months of searching, he received an email from a photographer: ‘I would love it if you could take over the collection of all my images about Balsall Heath’.