Allan Cash Picture Library - Specialists in culture, history and worldwide travel images

Welcome to the Allan Cash Picture Library


The image library is based on the black and white photographic archive of by J Allan Cash who travelled the globe from the late 1930s with his Leica camera, taking photographs of the indigenous peoples, buildings and landscapes. His archive includes comprehensive coverage of the UK and Ireland as well as historical images from ninety other countries.


There are also other unique collections in the library, including the work of 60s advertising photographer Colin Sherbourne and London based photographer Gus Allen.


To purchase limited edition prints of J Allan Cash photographs please see the Prints section.


For a selection of historical footage please click on the button which will take you to the Look Through Time website.

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Allan Cash Picture Library at Alamy
Historical Footage at Look Through Time

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If you have specific image requests then either contact us here, or alternatively you can view a selection of our images on Alamy.