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Gardner Collection

Background imageGardner Collection: The Horse in motion. Sallie Gardner, owned by Leland Stanfor

The Horse in motion. Sallie Gardner, owned by Leland Stanford; running at a 1:40 gait over the Palo Alto track, 19th June 1878. Photograph with twelve frames showing motion of a race horse

Background imageGardner Collection: The Melton Breakfast by Sir Francis Grant

The Melton Breakfast by Sir Francis Grant
A rare mezzotint of High Leicestershire Lights of the past enjoying breakfast before a hunt. From left to right are Massey Stanley, the Earl of Wilton, Count Matuszevic, Lord Gardner

Background imageGardner Collection: FALL / BORDER TERRIER / 1958

FALL / BORDER TERRIER / 1958
MAXTON MATCHLESS Owned by Gardner. Date: 1958

Background imageGardner Collection: Major A. T. Gardner with his new 1100-cc M. G. car

Major A. T. Gardner with his new 1100-cc M. G. car
Major A.T. Gardner ( Goldie Gardner) seen here wearing tie, moustache and pleats, next to his new M.G. 1100-cc. Gardner was very successful in breaking speed records in smaller cars

Background imageGardner Collection: Evelyn Waugh and Evelyn Gardner

Evelyn Waugh and Evelyn Gardner
Writer Evelyn Waugh (1903-1966) alongside his first wife, Evelyn Gardner, whom he had married the previous week. 1928

Background imageGardner Collection: Ava Gardner, American film actress

Ava Gardner, American film actress Date: 1950

Background imageGardner Collection: Mrs. Wilbraham

Mrs. Wilbraham, painting by D. Gardner, engraved by Thomas Watson, 1780 Date: 1780

Background imageGardner Collection: Mrs. Crewe

Mrs. Crewe, painting by D. Gardner, engraved by Thomas Watson, 1780 Date: 1780

Background imageGardner Collection: Margaret Gardner, London Underground Guard

Margaret Gardner, London Underground Guard
Margaret Gardner, the first female guard on the London Underground Date: January 1977

Background imageGardner Collection: Ninth Carriage of the Royal Household in Queen Victoria s

Ninth Carriage of the Royal Household in Queen Victoria s
Ninth Carriage of the Royal Household in Queen Victorias coronation parade. Two Bedchamber Ladies, Lady Emma Portman and Frances Noel, Lady Barham; Two Lords in Waiting

Background imageGardner Collection: Villa Selvatico - Sartori - Battaglia Terme, Italy

Villa Selvatico - Sartori - Battaglia Terme, Italy
Villa Selvatico - Sartori - completed in 1650, a Baroque-style villa surrounded by a park designed by the famous landscape gardner Giuseppe Jappeli in Battaglia Terme

Background imageGardner Collection: Woman and toddler in a studio photo

Woman and toddler in a studio photo
Woman and toddler (Aubrey Gardner Brown, age 10 months) in a studio photo. Date: circa 1890

Background imageGardner Collection: Gardner-Serpollets water injected, three-wheeled car 1891

Gardner-Serpollets water injected, three-wheeled car 1891
French horseless public automobile, using a capillary generator to which the injected water is instantly transformed into vapor. Date: 1891

Background imageGardner Collection: Advert for W &s Summerscales & Sons household machines 1888 Advert for W & S

Advert for W &s Summerscales & Sons household machines 1888 Advert for W & S
Double page spread of a selection of Victorian free-standing machines for household use, available in W &s Summerscales & Sons catalogue, including The Colonial mangle, chain washer and Gardner

Background imageGardner Collection: Dean Mills 1851

Dean Mills 1851
Female workers in the doubling room at Dean Mills, a patterned textile factory in Barrow owned by Robert Gardner who turned it into a model industrial estate with housing

Background imageGardner Collection: FALL / SEALYHAM / 1944

FALL / SEALYHAM / 1944
Unnamed sealyham and her two puppies. Owned by Mr Gardner. Date: 1944

Background imageGardner Collection: Advert for John Gardner & Son, sausage machine 1888

Advert for John Gardner & Son, sausage machine 1888
Simplex, silent sausage machine and pie-meat cutter, patentees and sole makers, Smithfield Works, Bradford Street, Birminham. 1888

Background imageGardner Collection: Gardner Street, Herstmonceux, East Sussex

Gardner Street, Herstmonceux, East Sussex. circa 1900s

Background imageGardner Collection: Jean Batten

Jean Batten (1909 - 1982), Pioneering aviator from New Zealand. 1937

Background imageGardner Collection: Ava Gardner - American Film Actress

Ava Gardner - American Film Actress
Ava Lavinia Gardner (19221990) - an American actress. Date: circa 1944

Background imageGardner Collection: Lady Louis Mountbatten at her sisters wedding

Lady Louis Mountbatten at her sisters wedding
Lady Louis Mountbatten dressed in her St John Ambulance Brigade uniform at the Caxton Hall register office, attending the wedding of her sister, Mrs Ashley, to Laurie Gardner. 1940

Background imageGardner Collection: Gardner Street, Durban, Natal Province, South Africa

Gardner Street, Durban, Natal Province, South Africa, viewed from the railway offices. Date: circa 1905

Background imageGardner Collection: Alan Baron Gardner

Alan Baron Gardner
ALAN, first baron GARDNER British naval commander Date: 1742 - 1809

Background imageGardner Collection: Lady Frances Gardner

Lady Frances Gardner
FRANCES MARGARET, baroness GARDNER first wife of Alan Legge, third baron holding some roses. Date: 1814 - 1847

Background imageGardner Collection: The Hon. Miss Gardner

The Hon. Miss Gardner
The honourable miss GARDNER depicted in a posh dress in a stately home... Date: CIRCA 1833

Background imageGardner Collection: Victor Hugo / Gardner

Victor Hugo / Gardner
VICTOR HUGO French novelist Date: 1802 - 1885

Background imageGardner Collection: Addison / Gardner / Picart

Addison / Gardner / Picart
JOSEPH ADDISON English essayist, poet and statesman Date: 1672 - 1719

Background imageGardner Collection: Ja Froude / Gardner

Ja Froude / Gardner
JAMES ANTHONY FROUDE British historian and writer in 1890 Date: 1818 - 1894

Background imageGardner Collection: Gladstone / Gardner

Gladstone / Gardner
WILLIAM EWART GLADSTONE British statesman. Date: 1809 - 1898

Background imageGardner Collection: Cartoon, John Bull taking a Luncheon

Cartoon, John Bull taking a Luncheon, or, British Cooks cramming Old Grumble-Gizzard with Bonne Chere, by James Gillray. Celebrate Britains victory at Aboukir Bay in August 1798

Background imageGardner Collection: First Avenue, Fairbanks, Alaska, USA

First Avenue, Fairbanks, Alaska, USA, with snow on the ground. circa 1905

Background imageGardner Collection: Robert Richardson-Gardner

Robert Richardson-Gardner (1827 - 1898), British barrister, militia officer and Conservative politician who sat in the House of Commons from 1874 to 1890

Background imageGardner Collection: Mrs Geoffrey Fry by Madame Yevonde

Mrs Geoffrey Fry by Madame Yevonde
The Hon. Alethea or Alathea Gardner (1893 - ), second daughter of Herbert Gardner, 1st Lord Burghclere. Married Sir Geoffrey Storrs Fry in 1915. Was a good friend of Princess Mary

Background imageGardner Collection: Jean Batten in 1934

Jean Batten in 1934
Jean Batten (1909 - 1982). Pioneering aviator from New Zealand. In May 1934 Batten successfully flew solo from England to Australia in the Gipsy Moth

Background imageGardner Collection: The Hon. Alethea Gardner

The Hon. Alethea Gardner
The Hon. Alethea or Alathea Gardner (1893 - ), second daughter of Herbert Gardner, 1st Lord Burghclere. Married Sir Geoffrey Storrs Fry in 1915. Date: 1913

Background imageGardner Collection: From left: Lord Sempill, Sir George Gardner, ACM Sir Fra?

From left: Lord Sempill, Sir George Gardner, ACM Sir Fra?
From left: Lord Sempill, Sir George Gardner, ACM Sir Francis Fogarty and Mrs Rodwell Banks, at the 94th Anniversary Luncheon at the Dorchester Hotel, London, on 12 January 1960

Background imageGardner Collection: Dr Archie ballantyne, RAeS Secretary, right, presents Si?

Dr Archie ballantyne, RAeS Secretary, right, presents Si?
Dr Archie ballantyne, RAeS Secretary, right, presents Sir George Gardner, RAeS President, left, with gold cuff links bearing the Society kestrel

Background imageGardner Collection: Dr Archie ballantyne, RAeS Secretary prior to presenting?

Dr Archie ballantyne, RAeS Secretary prior to presenting?
Dr Archie ballantyne, RAeS Secretary prior to presenting Sir George Gardner, RAeS President, with gold cuff links bearing the Society kestrel

Background imageGardner Collection: Sir George Gardner, RAeS President 1965-1966, and Lady G?

Sir George Gardner, RAeS President 1965-1966, and Lady G?
Sir George Gardner, RAeS President 1965-1966, and Lady Gardner receiving Captain and Mrs Pritchard at the Centenary Conversazione held at the Science Museum on 12 January 1966

Background imageGardner Collection: Sir George Gardner, KBE, CB, HonFRAeS, Royal Aeronautica?

Sir George Gardner, KBE, CB, HonFRAeS, Royal Aeronautica?
Sir George Gardner, KBE, CB, HonFRAeS, Royal Aeronautical Society President 1965-1966

Background imageGardner Collection: Jean Gardner Batten CBE 1909-1982

Jean Gardner Batten CBE 1909-1982
Jean Gardner Batten, CBE, 1909-1982. Date: 1909

Background imageGardner Collection: Lester Durand Gardner (1876-1956)

Lester Durand Gardner (1876-1956) founded the Institute of the Aeronautical Sciences which became the AIa. Date: 1956

Background imageGardner Collection: Jean Batten in 1937

Jean Batten in 1937

Background imageGardner Collection: Georgia Gardner

Georgia Gardner. Date c1899

Background imageGardner Collection: Gertrude Jekyll - Garden designer

Gertrude Jekyll - Garden designer
Gertrude Jekyll (1843-1932) - Prolific British Garden designer, Artist and Writer. Pictured here as the small central detail in a close-up taken from an advert for Shell. 1960

Background imageGardner Collection: Ava Gardner

Ava Gardner (1922-1990) American actress who was married to Mickey Rooney, Artie Shaw and Frank Sinatra

Background imageGardner Collection: Newcastle United Football Team, 1908

Newcastle United Football Team, 1908
Photograph of the Newcastle United Football team of the 1907-1908 season. The players and staff shown are: Back row, left to right: W. McCracken, D. Pudan, P. McWilliam, J. Carr

Background imageGardner Collection: John Gardner Wilkinson

John Gardner Wilkinson
sir JOHN GARDNER WILKINSON Archeologist & Egyptologist



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