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Background imageChecked Collection: Harvey Nichols advertisement, 1953

Harvey Nichols advertisement, 1953
Two friends, wearing extremely similar check cotton dresses in Horrockses fabric, share a joke. Date: 1953

Background imageChecked Collection: Django Reinhardt / Postcd

Django Reinhardt / Postcd
DJANGO REINHARDT (JEAN-BAPTISTE) French jazz guitarist, born in Belgium of gypsy parentage

Background imageChecked Collection: Welsh Girls in Traditional Costume 1908

Welsh Girls in Traditional Costume 1908
A group of seven Welsh girls in traditional costume. One of them holds a large doll on her lap, and three are holding baskets

Background imageChecked Collection: Coat & Fox Terrier 1927

Coat & Fox Terrier 1927
Wrap over coat in a small checked fabric with cuff detail, hip pockets, long fur roll collar & fur lining worn with court shoes & a cloche hat pulled over the eyes

Background imageChecked Collection: Vintage Bentley Speed 6 at Locquirec, Brittany, France

Vintage Bentley Speed 6 at Locquirec, Brittany, France
Vintage Bentley Speed 6 (6.5 litre) with driver at the wheel in Locquirec, Brittany, north-west France. Date: circa 1960s

Background imageChecked Collection: Corry / Vanity Fair 1877

Corry / Vanity Fair 1877
MONTAGU WILLIAM LOWRY CORRY BARON ROWTON Statesman and philanthropist, Disraelis private secretary

Background imageChecked Collection: The Crossword Craze / 1920

The Crossword Craze / 1920
A dashing couple display the growing crossword craze with their checked attire and similarly squared-off small dog!

Background imageChecked Collection: Costume / Boy on Tricycle

Costume / Boy on Tricycle
Picturesque foppish French boy in a pleated skirt in spotted fabric, floppy striped necktie & falling collar, checked socks, pumps with large ribbon bows & long flowing hair

Background imageChecked Collection: Gardening Book / Tobacco

Gardening Book / Tobacco
Baccy, Grow and Smoke Your Own An instruction booklet on how to grow your own tobacco

Background imageChecked Collection: Woman police officer attending an accident

Woman police officer attending an accident where a man appears to have fallen off a ladder. She is speaking into her hand-held radio. Date: circa 1970s

Background imageChecked Collection: Woman police officer in new Surrey uniform

Woman police officer in new Surrey uniform
Woman police officer (Eileen Greenwood) in the new Surrey uniform introduced in 1973. The jacket was single-breasted with four buttons, and the hat was in black and white with a checked design

Background imageChecked Collection: Check Burberry suit, 1916

Check Burberry suit, 1916
A dashing black and white check Burberry suit with a full skirt, a coat smart and practical for sport and country wear worn with a matching close-fitting hat. Date: 1916

Background imageChecked Collection: th Huxley / Sambourne 1888

th Huxley / Sambourne 1888
THOMAS HENRY HUXLEY A satire on the English scientists discovery of a gelatinous substance on the seabed: he is discussing his findings with a mermaid

Background imageChecked Collection: Welsh woman in traditional costume on a donkey

Welsh woman in traditional costume on a donkey
A young Welsh woman in traditional costume, riding a donkey sidesaddle. This was the usual form of transport at the time -- for example

Background imageChecked Collection: Helston Youth Club

Helston Youth Club
A group of boys wearing flared jeans, denim jackets and checked shirts play air guitar to a rock song at Helston youth club

Background imageChecked Collection: Harry Tate / Vfair 1912

Harry Tate / Vfair 1912
HARRY TATE (Ronald Macdonald Hutchison) English music hall comedian, best known for sketches on golfing, motoring and fishing

Background imageChecked Collection: William Powell / Mgm

William Powell / Mgm
WILLIAM POWELL American film actor

Background imageChecked Collection: Tartan Accessories 1902

Tartan Accessories 1902
Tartan accessories including silk handkerchiefs, mufflers, neck ties, scarves, tartan cravats, silk knit motor wraps, drawstring work bags & satchels

Background imageChecked Collection: Comic postcard, woman at the races with bookie, placing a bet both ways Date

Comic postcard, woman at the races with bookie, placing a bet both ways Date: 20th century

Background imageChecked Collection: Revellers in pierrot costumes at the Chelsea Arts Club Dazzle Ball held at the Albert

Revellers in pierrot costumes at the Chelsea Arts Club Dazzle Ball held at the Albert Hall in March 1919. The theme was inspired by the technique of dazzle painting

Background imageChecked Collection: Comic postcard, nurse, baby and new father - girl or boy? Date: 20th century

Comic postcard, nurse, baby and new father - girl or boy? Date: 20th century

Background imageChecked Collection: Woman police officer in updated uniform, London

Woman police officer in updated uniform, London
Woman police officer in the updated uniform introduced in 1977, with a range of mix and match options, and the checkered cravat replacing the bow tie

Background imageChecked Collection: On The High Road, Le Trimardeur

On The High Road, Le Trimardeur
A portrait sketch of a bearded man wearing checked trousers and a flat cap, hiking uphill, along a countryside road. Date: circa 1901

Background imageChecked 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 imageChecked Collection: Advert, Dereta Women's Fashion Tops and Skirts

Advert, Dereta Women's Fashion Tops and Skirts Date: 1952

Background imageChecked Collection: Autumn fashion from Matita

Autumn fashion from Matita
Showcasing part of the autumn collection from Matita. Checks were in. Date: 1939

Background imageChecked Collection: Burberry outfits

Burberry outfits
These models are wearing Burberry outfits in tweed, in an article printed shortly before the beginning of the grouse hunting season. Date: 1939

Background imageChecked Collection: Advert for Burberry

Advert for Burberry, depicting a fashionable shooting outfit. Date: 1939

Background imageChecked Collection: Girl: red jacket with rounded borders, short tartan skirt, spats & staw hat

Girl: red jacket with rounded borders, short tartan skirt, spats & staw hat. Woman: grey checked long kilt style skirt with vertical front pockets, short jacket & a tiny hat & veil Date: 1915

Background imageChecked Collection: Noel Coward and Yvonne Printemps

Noel Coward and Yvonne Printemps
NOEL COWARD (1899 - 1973), actor, playwright and songwriter with the actress Yvonne Printemps. Date: 1934

Background imageChecked Collection: Rokossovsky Kursk Events World War Two Eastern

Rokossovsky Kursk Events World War Two Eastern
rokossovsky, kursk, events, world, war, two, eastern, front, 13, july, 1943, marshal, decisive, battle, germans, deployed, 3000, tanks, 2900, destroyed, advance, checked, losing, 70, 000, dead

Background imageChecked Collection: Comic postcard, Supply and demand - the price of poultry Date: 20th century

Comic postcard, Supply and demand - the price of poultry Date: 20th century

Background imageChecked Collection: Front cover of Printers Pie, 1908, illustrated by John Hassall

Front cover of Printers Pie, 1908, illustrated by John Hassall, featuring a shopkeeper in the doorway of Ye Pie Shop, the same that was featured on the cover of the previous years magazine

Background imageChecked Collection: Winter Ensembles, 1932 by Madame Yevonde

Winter Ensembles, 1932 by Madame Yevonde
Two ensembles for winter, photographed by Madame Yevonde. Top is a short fitted coat of novelty woollen material check in black and white with white revers and lined in black

Background imageChecked Collection: Mrs Peter Smith-Dorrien by Madame Yevonde

Mrs Peter Smith-Dorrien by Madame Yevonde
Mrs. Peter Smith-Dorrien, formerly Miss Bridget Liddell, with her dachshund pictured wearing a checked suit which is " one of Fashions last words" according to The Sketch magazine. 1931

Background imageChecked Collection: Dinahs Shack, Palo Alto, Santa Clara, California, USA

Dinahs Shack, Palo Alto, Santa Clara, California, USA -- Hors d Oeuvre Table and Fireplace Dining Room. A popular dining place for motorists, on Highway 101. Date: circa 1928

Background imageChecked Collection: Two young women steering a barge on a river, England

Two young women steering a barge on a river, England
Two young women steering a barge on the upper reaches of the River Thames, England. Date: 1922

Background imageChecked Collection: Swahili women dressing each others hair, East Africa

Swahili women dressing each others hair, East Africa
Swahili women of East Africa (then part of the British Empire), dressing each others hair. Date: 1922

Background imageChecked Collection: Little No. 1 Austin wins 500 Mile Race

Little No. 1 Austin wins 500 Mile Race
Early Motor Car Racing - Little Number One Austin wins the 500 Mile Race. 1930

Background imageChecked Collection: Piece of checked cloth with comic verse on a birthday card

Piece of checked cloth with comic verse on a birthday card -- a check, not a cheque. Date: circa 1890s

Background imageChecked Collection: Victor G Ginn catalogue, Novelty Party Hats

Victor G Ginn catalogue, Novelty Party Hats. 1939

Background imageChecked Collection: Womens Winter clothing 1929

Womens Winter clothing 1929
1920s dresses for dance. 1929

Background imageChecked Collection: Cartoon, The good trader. A salesman of food and other items offers a French soldier

Cartoon, The good trader. A salesman of food and other items offers a French soldier some Camembert cheese for a much lower price if he will say where the 20th Corps is

Background imageChecked Collection: A woman in a red checked outfit travels down a slope on a toboggan. Date: 1910

A woman in a red checked outfit travels down a slope on a toboggan. Date: 1910

Background imageChecked Collection: Nurse at desk

Nurse at desk
Nurse in checked uniform sitting doing paperwork at office desk Date: circa 1980

Background imageChecked Collection: Our Boys Clothing Company, teenagers jacket suits 1895

Our Boys Clothing Company, teenagers jacket suits 1895
Young gentlemans dress or dinner jacket suit (Figure 104), youths dress suit, showing white dress vest (Figure 105), morning coat with checked trousers (Figure 106), vacation suit

Background imageChecked Collection: Easter fashion for womens outdoor wear 1924

Easter fashion for womens outdoor wear 1924
Simple tailored suit in black and white check Saxony suiting, designed and carried out by Burberrys in Haymarket. Date: 1924

Background imageChecked Collection: Lace Dressing Room at a Nottingham Lace Factory 1843

Lace Dressing Room at a Nottingham Lace Factory 1843
The lace-dressing room at a Nottingham Lace Factory where the lengths of material are checked and finished. Date: 1843



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