Princes Street From King Street, 1868
Photographer: Thomas Annan (1829 - 1887)
Medium: Photographic print
Scottish photographer Thomas Annan's study of dilapidation in Princes Street, which ran from Saltmarket Street to King Street, Glasgow. In his introduction to 'The Old Closes And Streets Of Glasgow' William Young explains that the newly acquired right "to alter and reconstruct several of the more densely built areas of the city...would remove many old and interesting landmarks."