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Kitchens Collection (#4)

Background imageKitchens Collection: Ezee Kitchens advertisement

Ezee Kitchens advertisement
Advertisement for Ezee Kitchens featuring a proud looking housewife showing off her new kitchen units. c.1950

Background imageKitchens Collection: Ideal Home kitchen 1951

Ideal Home kitchen 1951
A kitchen at the Ideal Home Exhibition at Olympia, 1951, featured in a spread in Sport & Country magazine: the country housewife at Olympia; this years Ideal Home Exhibition has much to interest her

Background imageKitchens Collection: Cooks in the kitchen

Cooks in the kitchen
Kitchen, Malmo, Sweden 1904. Date: 1904

Background imageKitchens Collection: Leisure Kitchens advertisment, 1950s

Leisure Kitchens advertisment, 1950s
Advertisement for Leisure Kitchen Cabinets featuring a 1950s housewife proudly showing off her new, immaculate kitchen. 1950s

Background imageKitchens Collection: Paul kitchen advertisement, c. 1952

Paul kitchen advertisement, c. 1952
Advertisement for fitted kitchens by W. H. Paul Ltd with a woman showing off her brand new pristine Paul kitchen to her astonished friend. c.1952

Background imageKitchens Collection: Redring advertisement, c. 1955

Redring advertisement, c. 1955
Advertisement for Redring Metrovick Boiling Plates manufactured by Metropolitan-Vickers Electrical Company of Old Trafford, Manchester, showing a jubilant housewife delighted with her new cooker

Background imageKitchens Collection: Ware rite surfaces advertisement

Ware rite surfaces advertisement
Advertisement for Ware-rite kitchen surfaces, guaranteeing brighter homes and lighter work. c.1950

Background imageKitchens Collection: English Rose Kitchens advertisement

English Rose Kitchens advertisement
Advertisement for English Rose Kitchens Limited, the quintessential retro kitchen system. Date: 1960

Background imageKitchens Collection: Kitchens at Holloway Prison

Kitchens at Holloway Prison
Kitchens at London City Prison and House of Correction, Holloway. Date: 1862

Background imageKitchens Collection: Outside the Soup Kitchen

Outside the Soup Kitchen
The poor and distressed throng the entrance to a soup kitchen : well-to-do passers- by look apprehensive as they are assailed by beggars Date: 1871

Background imageKitchens Collection: Halfpenny Dinners

Halfpenny Dinners
Halfpenny dinners are provided for poor children in the East End of London. Date: 1870

Background imageKitchens Collection: Kitchens, Lambeth Schools, West Norwood, London

Kitchens, Lambeth Schools, West Norwood, London
Staff and inmate helpers in the kitchens at the Lambeth Schools for workhouse children on Elder Road, West Norwood, South London. Kitchen fittings include a large cooking range and two coppers

Background imageKitchens Collection: Kitchens, NIPRCC East Harling, Norfolk

Kitchens, NIPRCC East Harling, Norfolk
A 100-pound Christmas pudding on display in the kitchens at the East Harling, Norfolk, branch of the National Institutions for Persons Requiring Care and Control

Background imageKitchens Collection: Lewisham Hospital kitchens, south east London

Lewisham Hospital kitchens, south east London
Uniformed catering staff prepare meals in the kitchens of Lewisham Hospital in south east London. A cook at the right is making up plates of salad. Large metal boxes carry the names of hospital wards

Background imageKitchens Collection: The Park Hospital, Hither Green, London

The Park Hospital, Hither Green, London
Kitchens of the Park Hospital, Hither Green, south east London. Uniformed staff cook food on a large range. The only man present operates a large mincing machine

Background imageKitchens Collection: Cookery by Millicent Sowerby

Cookery by Millicent Sowerby
A group of girl guides busy in a kitchen making pastry and cakes

Background imageKitchens Collection: The Abbots Kitchen, Glastonbury

The Abbots Kitchen, Glastonbury, Somerset. The abbot of Glastonbury kept great state, now attested to simply by the ruins of the abbots kitchen, with four huge fireplaces at its corners

Background imageKitchens Collection: The Kitchen of the Fujiya Hotel, Miyanoshita, Japan

The Kitchen of the Fujiya Hotel, Miyanoshita, Japan
The large basement kitchen of the Fujiya Hotel, Miyanoshita, Japan. A classical resort hotel, the Fujiya was opened in 1878

Background imageKitchens Collection: Kitchen of the Commercial Religious Institute, Istanbul

Kitchen of the Commercial Religious Institute, Istanbul
Kitchen of the Commercial Religious Institute - Establishment of the Brothers at Kadikoy, Constantinople

Background imageKitchens Collection: An 18th Century Kitchen by Pauline Baynes

An 18th Century Kitchen by Pauline Baynes
A galaxy of eighteenth century food and a kitchen scene showing food preparation. From the top is a Stargazey pie, then a baked ham stuffed with apricots, fried apple pasties

Background imageKitchens Collection: Preparing the Christmas Feast by Pauline Baynes

Preparing the Christmas Feast by Pauline Baynes
A kitchen scene from the early 17th century along with examples of dishes eaten at Christmas during this period. These include a bowl of lemon mincemeat, a beef and samphire hash, scorched chestnuts

Background imageKitchens Collection: Blue 1950s kitchen

Blue 1950s kitchen
Blue formica surfaces combine with cool white for the practical blue kitchen scene visualised here. The accent colour, red, appears in the gay utensils

Background imageKitchens Collection: Gas advertisement 1954

Gas advertisement 1954
Advertisement by the Gas Industry promoting the use of coal-fired gas as fuel for gas cookers in the 1950s home. To drive home the point

Background imageKitchens Collection: Ideas for transforming your kitchen with paint

Ideas for transforming your kitchen with paint
A variety of suggestions for transforming a 1950s kitchen with gay and unusual colour schemes

Background imageKitchens Collection: The Reign of Suspicion at Yildiz Kiosk

The Reign of Suspicion at Yildiz Kiosk
Scene from the kitchens of the Sultan at the palace of Yildiz in Turkey, showing the Sultans dinner being tasted and then sealed with a long ribbon by palace officials, in order to avoid poisoning

Background imageKitchens Collection: A HOT OVEN

A HOT OVEN
A boy watches as his mother takes a hot dish from the oven

Background imageKitchens Collection: Kitchen Chef at Work

Kitchen Chef at Work
Chef at work

Background imageKitchens Collection: London Soup Kitchen

London Soup Kitchen
A little barefoot girl is at the front of the queue at the soup kitchen in the Ratcliff Highway, in the east end of London

Background imageKitchens Collection: Waifs and Strays Fed

Waifs and Strays Fed
Ragged English waifs and strays, some with no shoes to their feet, are fed with soup and buns. Date: 1885

Background imageKitchens Collection: French Army Soup Charity

French Army Soup Charity
The French Armee d Afrique distributes soup to the native population

Background imageKitchens Collection: Kitchen Duties

Kitchen Duties
Cookhouse fatigue : soldiers are required to help with kitchen duties - peeling potatoes and carrying meat from the depot to the kitchens

Background imageKitchens Collection: Flemish Kitchen 1950

Flemish Kitchen 1950
The kitchen of a Flemish cottage at Gooor, Campine, Belgium

Background imageKitchens Collection: Irish Stew for the Poor

Irish Stew for the Poor
An Irish-stew dinner to the poor at the Conder Street mission hall, Limehouse, east London

Background imageKitchens Collection: Kitchen with Aga 1936

Kitchen with Aga 1936
A kitchen with an Aga cooker

Background imageKitchens Collection: Ham Yard Soup Kitchen

Ham Yard Soup Kitchen
Interior view of the soup kitchen at Ham Yard Hospice, London

Background imageKitchens Collection: Reform Club Kitchen 1840

Reform Club Kitchen 1840
The kitchen staff at the Reform Club, London, where the kitchens were designed by Alexis Soyer

Background imageKitchens Collection: Electric Kitchen 1896

Electric Kitchen 1896
A woman cooking in an electric kitchen

Background imageKitchens Collection: Reform Kitchen 1841

Reform Kitchen 1841
Soyers kitchen at the Reform Club, one of the notable London gentlemens clubs

Background imageKitchens Collection: French Hotel Kitchen

French Hotel Kitchen
A scene in a French hotel kitchen

Background imageKitchens Collection: Flemish Kitchen C16

Flemish Kitchen C16
A Flemish kitchen



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