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Appointment Collection

Background imageAppointment Collection: Royal Ediswan, Edison and Swan United Electric Light Company 1919

Royal Ediswan, Edison and Swan United Electric Light Company 1919

Background imageAppointment Collection: Poster advertising Bernard Weatherill Ltd

Poster advertising Bernard Weatherill Ltd, civil and sporting tailors of Conduit Street and Cannon Street, London. A foxhunting scene on the village green is depicted

Background imageAppointment Collection: Cause & Effect - dentist cartoon by H. M. Bateman

Cause & Effect - dentist cartoon by H. M. Bateman
Cause and Effect - or, how two moods can change places. A dental patient enters a surgery clearly terrified at what lies ahead of him, but such is his struggle

Background imageAppointment Collection: Poster advertising Shaws Bacon and Hams

Poster advertising Shaws Bacon and Hams
Poster advertising Bacon and Ham from Shaws of Limerick. A breakfast luxury, as supplied to royalty

Background imageAppointment Collection: King Victor Emmanuel III

King Victor Emmanuel III
Photographic portrait of Victor Emanuel III, King of Italy (1869-1947). A constitutional monarch, he defied parliamentary majorities in bringing Italy into World War I on the side of the Allies

Background imageAppointment Collection: R G Fortt gardening catalogue

R G Fortt gardening catalogue
The colourful front cover of R G Fortts spring gardening catalogue

Background imageAppointment Collection: London Trade Card - William Bull, Musical Instruments

London Trade Card - William Bull, Musical Instruments - trumpets, kettledrums, French horns, speaking trumpets, hearing horns for deaf people, powder flasks

Background imageAppointment Collection: Advert, Atkinson & Barkers Royal Infants Preservative

Advert, Atkinson & Barkers Royal Infants Preservative
Atkinson & Barkers Royal Infants Preservative, claimed to be the best medicine in the world, by royal appointment, with portraits of Queen Victoria and Princess Alexandra in their bridal dresses

Background imageAppointment Collection: Advert for Boulton & Paul, Ltd, conservatories 1905

Advert for Boulton & Paul, Ltd, conservatories 1905
Advertisement for portable artistic wood and iron buildings. Date: 1905

Background imageAppointment Collection: Advert, Bolland & Sons, Chester, Wedding Cakes

Advert, Bolland & Sons, Chester, Wedding Cakes
Advert for Bolland & Sons, Chester, Wedding Cakes, as supplied to The Queen and the Prince and Princess of Wales. 1897

Background imageAppointment Collection: Prince of Wales with the Grendiers Guards, 1914

Prince of Wales with the Grendiers Guards, 1914
Edward, Prince of Wales (1894-1972), King Edward VIII, Duke of Windsor, on a route march with the Grenadier Guards in 1914

Background imageAppointment Collection: Butchers to the Queen

Butchers to the Queen
J G Randall, butcher by appointment to Queen Victoria, and the Prince of Wales : presumably in central London, with branches in Highgate and Finchley

Background imageAppointment Collection: Advert, Gray, Dunn & Co, Biscuit Manufacturers, Glasgow

Advert, Gray, Dunn & Co, Biscuit Manufacturers, Glasgow, Scotland. 1905

Background imageAppointment Collection: A portrait of Captain Lord Chelmsford after his appointment

A portrait of Captain Lord Chelmsford after his appointment
Lord Chelmsford, the new viceroy of India. He was previously HM representative in Australia; Queensland and New South Wales. Date: 1916

Background imageAppointment Collection: Advert for R. Waygood & Co. lift makers 1898 Advert for R. Waygood & Co

Advert for R. Waygood & Co. lift makers 1898 Advert for R. Waygood & Co
Advertisement for R Waygood and Co. Lift Makers (by appointment to H M the Queen) specialising in Electric, hydraulic and Belt Driven lifts for all buildings. Date: 1898

Background imageAppointment Collection: Advertisement for The Express Dairy Co Ltd

Advertisement for The Express Dairy Co Ltd, by appointment to Queen Victoria, with an aerial view of College Farm, Finchley, and a bottle of Humanized Milk (a modified form of cows milk)

Background imageAppointment Collection: Comic postcard, Pretty woman and psychiatrist Date: 20th century

Comic postcard, Pretty woman and psychiatrist Date: 20th century

Background imageAppointment Collection: Antwerp, Belgium - 81 Place de Meir - Ganterie (Glove Shop)

Antwerp, Belgium - 81 Place de Meir - Ganterie (Glove Shop)
Antwerp, Flanders, Belgium - 81 Place de Meir - Maison van Steenkiste Ganterie (Glove Shop) - the royal crest signifies they had some VERY high-end clients! Date: circa 1909

Background imageAppointment Collection: Advert, Allsopp Pale Ale

Advert, Allsopp Pale Ale
Advertisement for Allsopp Pale Ale. Date: 1928

Background imageAppointment Collection: Advert for Colmans Mustard 1880

Advert for Colmans Mustard 1880
Advertisement for Colmans Mustard, with trade mark, bulls head. Date: 1880

Background imageAppointment Collection: Advert, Gaymer's Cyder

Advert, Gaymer's Cyder

Background imageAppointment Collection: Bollinger Champagne Advertisement 1900 London

Bollinger Champagne Advertisement 1900 London
bollinger, champagne, advertisement, 1900, london, and, fashionable, resorts, drink, alcohol, bottle, by, special, appointment, queen, prince, wales, royal, bolly, , 13944152

Background imageAppointment Collection: Cover design, Hoover News, 30th Anniversary Edition

Cover design, Hoover News, 30th Anniversary Edition, August 1948, showing the latest vacuum cleaner Date: 1948

Background imageAppointment Collection: White Star Line, RMS Majestic, auction sale catalogue

White Star Line, RMS Majestic, auction sale catalogue
White Star Line, RMS Majestic, rare auction sale catalogue for the furnishings and fittings, including two complimentary ladies appointment cards for a hairdressing salon

Background imageAppointment Collection: Advert, W & J Sanger, Parasols

Advert, W & J Sanger, Parasols Date: 1848

Background imageAppointment Collection: Parchment commission, 2nd Lieutenant Henry Vaughan

Parchment commission, 2nd Lieutenant Henry Vaughan
Parchment commission document for 2nd Lieutenant Henry Vaughan, Madras Corps of Engineers, East India Company Date: 1852

Background imageAppointment Collection: RT. Hon. Sir Geo. H. Perley, K. C. M. G

RT. Hon. Sir Geo. H. Perley, K. C. M. G
A portrait painting of Sir George Halsey Perley, a Canadian politician and diplomat who was High Commissioner of Canada and filled the post of overseas minister of militia until the appointment of

Background imageAppointment Collection: Notes relating to Board of Trade Titanic inquiry

Notes relating to Board of Trade Titanic inquiry
RMS Titanic, Captain Maurice Clarke Archive. Typed notes dated 28 April 1912 relating to the Board of Trade enquiry into the Titanic disaster

Background imageAppointment Collection: RMS Titanic - archive of Joseph Bell, Chief Engineer

RMS Titanic - archive of Joseph Bell, Chief Engineer
RMS Titanic, archive of Joseph Bell (1861-1912), Chief Engineer on the Titanic, and victim of the disaster. Collection of letters and ephemera relating to Mr Bell's son Frank

Background imageAppointment Collection: Advert, Bowser, the Premier Petrol Pump

Advert, Bowser, the Premier Petrol Pump Date: 1927

Background imageAppointment Collection: Advert, Hooper & Co (Coachbuilders) Ltd, London

Advert, Hooper & Co (Coachbuilders) Ltd, London
Advert, Hooper & Co (Coachbuilders) Ltd, agents for all leading motor cars, St James's Street, London SW1 Date: 1927

Background imageAppointment Collection: Advert, The New Hoover Vacuum Cleaner

Advert, The New Hoover Vacuum Cleaner - Try Them All! Date: 1929

Background imageAppointment Collection: Advert for Dunlop Tyres, featuring the crest of the Prince of Wales

Advert for Dunlop Tyres, featuring the crest of the Prince of Wales. The incumbent Prince of Wales at the time went on to become King Edward VIII. Date: 1932

Background imageAppointment Collection: Woman wearing felt homburg hat. Date: 1940

Woman wearing felt homburg hat. Date: 1940

Background imageAppointment Collection: Comic postcard, Doctor and patient Date: 20th century

Comic postcard, Doctor and patient Date: 20th century

Background imageAppointment Collection: Comic postcard, Doctor and Scottish patient Date: 20th century

Comic postcard, Doctor and Scottish patient Date: 20th century

Background imageAppointment Collection: Comic postcard, Doctor and patient

Comic postcard, Doctor and patient - with a reference to the newly introduced heavier brass threepenny coin (the older, silver ones were lighter and smaller) Date: circa late 1930s

Background imageAppointment Collection: Comic postcard, Little girl at the doctors Date: 20th century

Comic postcard, Little girl at the doctors Date: 20th century

Background imageAppointment Collection: Woman arriving for an appointment at the Cafe des

Woman arriving for an appointment at the Cafe des
Fashionable woman arriving for an appointment at the Cafe des Tuileries, Paris, Year VI, 1798. She wears a bonnet, lilac fichu, low-cut classical style dress, sandals. Handcoloured lithograph by R.V

Background imageAppointment Collection: Fashionable couple on the terrace of the Tuileries

Fashionable couple on the terrace of the Tuileries, Paris, Year VI, 1798. Handcoloured lithograph by R.V. after an illustration by Francois Courboin from Octave Uzannes Fashion in Paris

Background imageAppointment Collection: Advert, Florian Sobocinski, Hair Pieces

Advert, Florian Sobocinski, Hair Pieces
Advert for Florian Sobocinski, Sidney Place, Leicester Square, London, Ladies Hair Pieces, Extensions and Implants, as well as face massage and manicure. 1897

Background imageAppointment Collection: Adverts, T & H Smith Limited, John Beggs Scotch Whisky

Adverts, T & H Smith Limited, John Beggs Scotch Whisky
Adverts for T & H Smith Limited, manufacturers of morphine and codeine, Edinburgh, London and Glasgow, and John Beggs Scotch Whisky, Royal Lochnagar Distillery, Scotland. 1905

Background imageAppointment Collection: Sunlight Soap exhibit at Chicago Exhibition, USA

Sunlight Soap exhibit at Chicago Exhibition, USA
Model of Windsor Castle, part of a Sunlight Soap exhibit at the Chicago Exhibition, USA. 1893

Background imageAppointment Collection: Advert for Woodrow Ltd mens headwear 1925

Advert for Woodrow Ltd mens headwear 1925
Selection of distinguished gentlemens hats. Date: 1925

Background imageAppointment Collection: Advert for Champion & Wilson, saddlers & harness makers 1927

Advert for Champion & Wilson, saddlers & harness makers 1927
Appointment to His Majesty the King, patent straight seat and side saddles, available in Oxford Street. Date: 1927

Background imageAppointment Collection: Advert for Henry Heath womens hats 1933

Advert for Henry Heath womens hats 1933
Definite style is imparted to this stitched fur-felt by the trimming. 1933

Background imageAppointment Collection: WOMAN ON PHONE / 1970S

WOMAN ON PHONE / 1970S
A woman using the telephone, hopefully to book a hair appointment. Date: 1960s

Background imageAppointment Collection: Jones Sewing Machine - By Royal Appointment

Jones Sewing Machine - By Royal Appointment
Jones Sewing Machine - by Royal Appointment to both the former Queen Alexandra and current (then ) Queen Mary. Date: circa 1910s



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