1998 Photo Contest, People in the News, Stories, 3rd prize
Photographer

David Modell

Independent Photographers Group

01 January, 1997

Lady Thatcher, Britain's first female Prime Minister, visits a school while on the campaign trail. The British general election on May 1 spelled the worst-ever defeat for the Conservative Party. With only 31 percent of the vote, Prime Minister John Major had little choice but to resign.

About the photographer

David Modell

This image is collected in