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Hilda Gallery

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Choose from 102 pictures in our Hilda collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. Popular choices include Framed Prints, Canvas Prints, Posters and Jigsaw Puzzles. All professionally made for quick delivery.


Travel Through Egypt Featured Print

Travel Through Egypt

Girls of Araby. Arabian women in traditional costume carrying fruit and wine. Hilda Dix Sandford illustrated this image as her ship passed through the Suez Canal en rooute to Australia circa 1908. Date: circa 1908

© Mary Evans / Peter & Dawn Cope Collection Mary Evans / Peter & Dawn Cope Collection

1908, Arabian, Araby, Australia, Canal, Carrying, Circa, Costume, Dix, En, Fruit, Girls, Hilda, Illustrated, Image, Passed, Rooute, Sandford, Ship, Suez, Traditional, Wine, Women

Five patients and two nurses outside Quex House Featured Print

Five patients and two nurses outside Quex House

Five patients and two nurses photographed on the front doorsetp of Quex House. Four of the patients are wearing the hospital uniform of 'hospital blues' worn by Imperial military hospital patients, although the man on the left has a full-length overcoat so may be a Belgian patient. The nurse on the left is Dora Watson, beside her is Hilda Stone. The Quex Park VAD Hospital opened on 15 October 1914 and closed on 31 January 1919. The hospital was run by Kent/178, the Birchington Detachment. The Commandant was Hannah Powell-Cotton (1881-1964), wife of Major Percy HG Powell-Cotton (1866-1940) of Quex Park, founder of the Powell-Cotton Museum. Date: 1915

© The Powell-Cotton Museum Collection / Mary Evans Picture Library

B' Ward, Quex Park VAD Hospital Featured Print

B' Ward, Quex Park VAD Hospital

B' Ward, Quex Park VAD Hospital. This ward was located in one of the galleries of the Powell-Cotton Museum (currently Gallery 2 (2014). Some of the natural history exhibitions can be seen on the walls to the left and right. Behind the screens beyond the beds (labelled 'Plate Glass' was the diorama of mammals from Kashmir, for which this gallery was erected in 1896. It remains today (2014). The hospital staff in the photograph are (left to right) Dr Harry Worthington, Medical Officer; Mary Holmes, Matron; Hilda Stone, VAD Nurse attending to a patient. The photograph was one of a number commissioned by Major Powell-Cotton from AH Siminson, photographer of St Lawrence, Ramsgate. It bears his embossing stamp in the bottom right corner. The Quex Park VAD Hospital opened on 15 October 1914 and closed on 31 January 1919. The hospital was run by Kent/178, the Birchington Detachment. The Commandant was Hannah Powell-Cotton (1881-1964), wife of Major Percy HG Powell-Cotton (1866-1940) of of Quex Park, founder of the Powell-Cotton Museum. Date: 1917

© The Powell-Cotton Museum Collection / Mary Evans Picture Library