Thirties Birmingham: 34 incredible photos of life in Birmingham during the 1930s

Here are 34 fascinating pictures taking you back to Birmingham in the 1930s

Recently, we’ve been looking back through Birmingham’s incredible history through the decades.

Recent picture galleries have looked at life in the city in the 1950, 60s and 70s.

This week we’ve taken a look at Birmingham during the pre-war era of the in the 1930s. Brum was one of the largest cities which experienced an economic boom in the 1930s era.

More than 60,000 new homes were built in the city during this decade and the institute of fine arts opened.

The following pictures show snapshots of life in Birmingham in the 30s:

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