Try the EMI archive at Hayes, Middlesex, UK - where vinyl was pressed
in a number of factories.
On 23/10/2019, Joe Moore <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> Hello everyone,
> Hello. I am a freelance writer on classical music and am trying to find
> photos from the 1950s showing an LP pressing plant (production line) and
> also photos of a recording team at work, in the control room during
> recording sessions or later during editing work. I have found a few of the
> latter, though they're of a pop music sound team. I'd very much prefer
> The other problem associated with this is that what photos I have found are
> from archives such as Getty Images, which charges hundreds of dollars to use
> a single image. It's wildly expensive and seems out of reach except for
> large news organizations or those with deep pockets.
> So I am trying to find photos in the public domain or that I could obtain
> permission to use more easily (or cheaply).
> Thanks in advance for any help you can provide.
> Best wishes, Joseph Moore