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Background imageNice Collection: Restaurant de la Reserve, Nice, France

Restaurant de la Reserve, Nice, France. Date: circa 1910s

Background imageNice Collection: Poster advertising trains to the Cote d Azur

Poster advertising trains to the Cote d Azur
Poster for French railways, advertising services to the Cote d Azur, with its warm winters and dry summers. Trains call at Menton, Monte Carlo, Nice, Juan les Pins, Cannes, St Raphael, Hyeres

Background imageNice Collection: Flower Market - Nice, Cote d Azur, France

Flower Market - Nice, Cote d Azur, France
Traditional Flower Sellers stall - Flower Market and L Opera - Nice, Cote d Azur, France. Date: circa 1920s

Background imageNice Collection: Palais de la Jetee on the Promenade des Anglais, Nice, Franc

Palais de la Jetee on the Promenade des Anglais, Nice, Franc
The Palais de la Jetee on the Promenade des Anglais, Nice, France Date: 1920s

Background imageNice Collection: The Promenade des Anglais, Nice, France, showing the Hotel

The Promenade des Anglais, Nice, France, showing the Hotel Ruhl Date: 1920s

Background imageNice Collection: Nice, France - Les Ponchettes, le Chateau and Mont Boron

Nice, France - Les Ponchettes, le Chateau and Mont Boron
Nice, France - Les Ponchettes (formerly row of small houses of local fishermen, nowadays mostly Galleries), the Chateau and Mont Boron. circa 1930s

Background imageNice Collection: The English Promenade - Nice, France

The English Promenade - Nice, France circa 1930s

Background imageNice Collection: Poster advertising Locarno beach in Nice

Poster advertising Locarno beach in Nice, France. Water skiers are pulled along by speedboats

Background imageNice Collection: Negresco Hotel, Nice, France

Negresco Hotel, Nice, France
Negresco Hotel, Promenade des Anglais, Nice, France Date: 1920s

Background imageNice Collection: Nice - Avenue de la Victoire - Tram

Nice - Avenue de la Victoire - Tram. Date: circa 1909

Background imageNice Collection: Queen Victoria at Edward Cazalets Villa - South of France

Queen Victoria at Edward Cazalets Villa - South of France in 1885. In 1882, Queen Victoria began her winter affair with the Cote dAzur, she would arrive bearing extensive food and drink supplies

Background imageNice Collection: Advertisement for Louis Vuitton hairbrushes

Advertisement for Louis Vuitton hairbrushes. 1929

Background imageNice Collection: Poster, aviation meeting in Nice, France

Poster, aviation meeting in Nice, France
Poster advertising an aviation meeting in Nice, France, 10-25 April 1910. Design by Charles-Leonce Brosse (alias Bsor, Bzor). Date: 1910

Background imageNice Collection: Queen Victoria at the Hotel Excelsior, Nice, France

Queen Victoria at the Hotel Excelsior, Nice, France
Queen Victoria arriving at her home from home on the Riviera, the Hotel Excelsior, Regina Palace, Cimiez, Nice, France Date: circa 1901

Background imageNice Collection: French Riviera advertisement 1931

French Riviera advertisement 1931
Advertisement advising smart travellers to Follow the Crowd, Follow the Sun! and travel down to the French Riviera where the delights of Nice

Background imageNice Collection: Nice Beach Postcard / 1920

Nice Beach Postcard / 1920
Ingenious machines enable bathers to go a few metres out to where the Baie des Anges is deep enough for plunging or diving

Background imageNice Collection: Rosie Dolly and the Begum Aga Khan

Rosie Dolly and the Begum Aga Khan
Two personalities at the Super Elegance de Cote d Azur held in Nice on the French Riviera wearing costumes elegant enough to win

Background imageNice Collection: Dog and Two Children

Dog and Two Children
A little black dog sits patiently while a boy and a girl hand him nice things to eat from the table

Background imageNice Collection: The Flower Market - Nice, France

The Flower Market - Nice, France (see: 10438642). Date: circa 1910s

Background imageNice Collection: View of Nice, France, circa 1890s

View of Nice, France, circa 1890s. Date: circa 1890s

Background imageNice Collection: The Mimosa Daily Mail arrives in Nice

The Mimosa Daily Mail arrives in Nice
An aeroplane arriving in Nice to deliver copies of the Mimosa Daily Mail, a special Riviera edition of the newspaper for people enjoying some winter sunshine in the fashionable South of France

Background imageNice Collection: Street in Old Nice, France

Street in Old Nice, France
A narrow street in Old Nice, France. Date: late 19th century

Background imageNice Collection: The frontage of the Hotel Ruhl in Nice France, 1920s

The frontage of the Hotel Ruhl in Nice France, 1920s Date: 1920s

Background imageNice Collection: Poster, The Magic of Soap and Water

Poster, The Magic of Soap and Water. Coo... is that me with the dirt off? Showing a boy admiring his nice clean face in a soap bubble. Issued by the Health and Cleanliness Council. circa 1940s

Background imageNice Collection: Place Massena, Nice, France

Place Massena, Nice, France Date: circa 1910s

Background imageNice Collection: Nice / Promenade Anglais

Nice / Promenade Anglais
La Promenade des Anglais, and the old Palais de la Jetee Date: circa 1900

Background imageNice Collection: Waterman (Petherick)

Waterman (Petherick)
London characters: Once he offered the best way to cross the Thames but now every new bridge they build means less work for the THAMES WATERMAN. Still, its a nice uniform !

Background imageNice Collection: Palais de la Prefecture, Nice, France (Riviera)

Palais de la Prefecture, Nice, France (Riviera). Date between ca. 1890 and ca. 1900

Background imageNice Collection: France Nice

France Nice
Jardin du roi Albert I Date: 1919

Background imageNice Collection: Nice Carnival - a decorated float

Nice Carnival - a decorated float
Nice Carnival, France - a decorated float depicting a clown riding a dragon

Background imageNice Collection: Lear / Nonsense / Ewell

Lear / Nonsense / Ewell
There was an Old Person of Ewell, who chiefly subsisted on gruel; But to make it more nice, he inserted some mice, which refreshed that Old Person of Ewell

Background imageNice Collection: Fiat Ardita Advert 1932

Fiat Ardita Advert 1932
Publicity for Fiats Ardita - as you see, it has a nice well-rounded steering wheel : but does the rest of it reach this high standard ?

Background imageNice Collection: Douglas EA-3B Skywarrior

Douglas EA-3B Skywarrior
United States Navy - Douglas EA-3B Skywarrior, at Nice on 28 December 1965. Flown incognito for secret missions over the Mediterranean theatre, usually from NAS Sigonella in Sicily.. Date: 1965

Background imageNice Collection: WW2 era - Comic Postcard - Dear Mums - I am thinking of you

WW2 era - Comic Postcard - Dear Mums - I am thinking of you
The message on the card is My Dear Mum and Dad, I don t think I need write much here, the front explains quite a lot don t you think. Not very nice here at the moment bit showery

Background imageNice Collection: Mumbles Pier old lady

Mumbles Pier old lady
An old lady in elegant dress and hat, sits on a wooden bench on Mumbles Pier, South Wales. The Mumbles lighthouse is in the background. First published in The Sunday Times Date: circa 1992

Background imageNice Collection: Queen Victoria in Nice - French satire on her donkey cart

Queen Victoria in Nice - French satire on her donkey cart
Queen Victoria in Nice, France - a rather (!) disrespectful late 19th century French satirical caricature. In 1882, Queen Victoria began her winter affair with the Cote dAzur

Background imageNice Collection: Washing clothes in Nice, France

Washing clothes in Nice, France

Background imageNice Collection: Washing day in Nice, France probably 1920s

Washing day in Nice, France probably 1920s

Background imageNice Collection: Knife grinder, Nice, France

Knife grinder, Nice, France

Background imageNice Collection: France Nice - knife grinder pre-1900

France Nice - knife grinder pre-1900

Background imageNice Collection: The Casino, Nice, France, Victorian period

The Casino, Nice, France, Victorian period. Date: late 19th century

Background imageNice Collection: WW2 Greetings Card, Royal Navy Sailor

WW2 Greetings Card, Royal Navy Sailor
The inside of a WW2 greetings card, the fold out illustration portrays a Royal Navy sailor standing on the deck of his ship. All the nice girls love a sailor. Date: circa 1940s

Background imageNice Collection: La Jetee Promenade on the Nice seafront lit up at night

La Jetee Promenade on the Nice seafront lit up at night
A view of La Jetee Promenade on the Nice seafront lit up at night, 1920s Date: 1920s

Background imageNice Collection: Fairtravel Linnet G-ASZR

Fairtravel Linnet G-ASZR (msn 005), at Nice on 5 February 1966. Date: 1966

Background imageNice Collection: White Star Line, RMS Titanic, Harland and Wolff employee

White Star Line, RMS Titanic, Harland and Wolff employee
White Star Line, RMS Titanic, rare bookpost real photo postcard of Titanic in Belfast written by a Harland and Wolff employee

Background imageNice Collection: Courtroom Scene

Courtroom Scene
A humorous advertisement illustration depicting a courtroom scene with the quotation, Nice work Ogleby, Nice Work! Date: circa 1939

Background imageNice Collection: Whirlwind Suction Sweeper Advertisement

Whirlwind Suction Sweeper Advertisement
An advertisement for Stapley, Harrison and Watson Ltd. promoting the all British Whirlwind Suction Sweeper, the young lady in the illustration can be seen using the product

Background imageNice Collection: House in West Kent, Garden Front

House in West Kent, Garden Front
A photograph which shows the garden front side of a house in west Kent, used to provide example of suggestive architecture by Ernest Newton. This elevation shows off a nice verandah. Date: circa 1903



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