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Percy Collection (#4)

Background imagePercy Collection: Sir Percy Cox

Sir Percy Cox
Portrait of Major-General Sir Percy Zachariah Cox (1864 - 1937), British Indian Army officer and Colonial Office administrator in the Middle East. 1922

Background imagePercy Collection: When Women Vote A Proposal

When Women Vote A Proposal. When Women Vote, they will propose to the men. Lady down on one knee asks, Percy Darling, will you marry me? Man replies coyly, Really, you had better ask Mamma Miss

Background imagePercy Collection: Munition workers guard of honour at Percy wedding, WW1

Munition workers guard of honour at Percy wedding, WW1
Munition workers forming a guard of honour at the wedding of Miss Stella Drummond to Lord Eustace Percy (third son of the late Duke of Northumberland) at St. Margaret s, Westminster

Background imagePercy Collection: Motorists at Brooklands by The Tout

Motorists at Brooklands by The Tout
Caricatures of prominent figures in the motoring world trapped by The Tout at Brooklands. From left, Julian Orde, Jimmy Percy, Edward Manville, Harvey du Cros (founder of Dunlop tyres)

Background imagePercy Collection: Shelley Memorial

Shelley Memorial
PERCY BYSSHE SHELLEY The Shelley Memorial (1854) Christchurch Priory Church, Hampshire, England. This sculpture by Henry Weekes, shows Mary Shelley grieving Date: 1792 - 1822

Background imagePercy Collection: Percy Florence Shelley

Percy Florence Shelley
PERCY FLORENCE SHELLEY The only surviving son of the poet, Percy Bysshe Shelley, and his wife, Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley

Background imagePercy Collection: School Certificate

School Certificate
G Percy Carter of the Asylum for Fatherless Children Reedham, Surrey passed " Excellent" in Geometry of the first grade for children in elementary day schools

Background imagePercy Collection: Percy Shelley / Curran

Percy Shelley / Curran
PERCY BYSSHE SHELLEY English romantic poet

Background imagePercy Collection: For the Love of Peg by H Schrier and C Lodge-Percy

For the Love of Peg by H Schrier and C Lodge-Percy
For Love of Peg by Henrietta Schrier and C. Lodge-Percy. First produced at the Lincoln theatre on 18th January and Theatre Royal, Stratford East in London on 12th February 1917

Background imagePercy Collection: The Devils Rosary by Henrietta Schrier and Lodge Percy

The Devils Rosary by Henrietta Schrier and Lodge Percy. First produced at the Kellys Theatre, Liverpool, on 31st July and, as The Blind Girls Rosary at the Elephant and Castle, on 20th December 1915

Background imagePercy Collection: The Cingalee (or Sunny Ceylon) by James Tanner

The Cingalee (or Sunny Ceylon) by James Tanner
The Cingalee by James T. Tanner (17 October 1858 18 June 1915), with music by Lionel Monckton (18 December 1861 15 February 1924)

Background imagePercy Collection: Lady Helen Gordon-Lennox & Earl Alan Percy engagement 1911

Lady Helen Gordon-Lennox & Earl Alan Percy engagement 1911
The enagement of Earl Alan Percy (1880 1930) to the youngest daughter of the Duke of Richmond, Lady Helen Gordon-Lennox, later Countess Percy (1886 1965) in 1911. 1911

Background imagePercy Collection: Brewsters Millions by Winchell Smith and Byron Ongley

Brewsters Millions by Winchell Smith and Byron Ongley. The caption invites you to Come and See the Famous Yacht Scene.Photograph of Percy Hutchison as Monty Brewster telephoning his broker to try to

Background imagePercy Collection: The Ramesseum - mausoleum of Pharoah Rameses II, Luxor

The Ramesseum - mausoleum of Pharoah Rameses II, Luxor
The Ramesseum, the mausoleum of Egyptian Pharoah Rameses II, with the fallen statue of Rameses, Thebes (Luxor), Egypt - famed as the part-inspiration for the poem Ozymandias by Percy Bysshe Shelley

Background imagePercy Collection: The Boy by Fred Thompson

The Boy by Fred Thompson
The Boy, a musical comedy by Fred Thompson and Percy Greenbank, adapted from The Magistrate by A. W. Pinero which was first produced on 21st March 1885

Background imagePercy Collection: Cairo at His Majestys Theatre, London

Cairo at His Majestys Theatre, London - Hast thou been to Mecca? Musical by Oscar Asche, music by Percy Fletcher, first produced October 1921. In America the show was renamed Mecca

Background imagePercy Collection: Two photographs of the cabaret show at Rectors nightclub, Lo

Two photographs of the cabaret show at Rectors nightclub, London, 1922 called Rectors One O Clock Revue, produced by Carl Hyson and presented by Percy Athos with costumes designed by Gordon Conway

Background imagePercy Collection: Indian soldiers inside barracks

Indian soldiers inside barracks
Photograph showing Indian soldiers inside barracks; from 108 photographs collected by Maj Percy Cecil Oxenham, Royal Engineers and Royal Indian Engineers, 1920-1945. Date: 1945

Background imagePercy Collection: Advert for the cabaret show Rectors One O Clock Revue

Advert for the cabaret show Rectors One O Clock Revue, staged at Rectors Night-Club, London, 1924 produced by Carl Hyson and presented by Percy Athos with costumes designed by Gordon Conway Date: 1924

Background imagePercy Collection: A portrait of the cabaret producer Percy Athos, London, 1924

A portrait of the cabaret producer Percy Athos, London, 1924 destined to produce the famed cabaret show New Princes Frivolities at the New Prince Restaurant in Piccadilly Date: 1924

Background imagePercy Collection: Politics. The candidates vision

Politics. The candidates vision
Candidate dreams about becoming a successful Member of Parliament. Date: circa 1915

Background imagePercy Collection: Captain Percy Scott

Captain Percy Scott. Part of Box 104 Boswell collection.Sir Percy Moreton Scott, 1st Baronet KCB KCVO LL.D (10 July 1853 18 October 1924)

Background imagePercy Collection: Our Flying Clubs No. 1 - Brooklands Aero Club

Our Flying Clubs No. 1 - Brooklands Aero Club
A view of the modern clubhouse of Brooklands Aero Club, the first in a series of illustrations and caricatures by Mel, documenting the rising popularity of aviation both as a sport

Background imagePercy Collection: Boys playing football in a street, Belfast, Northern Ireland

Boys playing football in a street, Belfast, Northern Ireland
Boys playing football in a street in a Catholic area of Belfast, Northern Ireland. Date: 1969

Background imagePercy Collection: Caricature of Percy Anderson and G A Sala

Caricature of Percy Anderson and G A Sala
Caricature of Percy Anderson (1851-1928), stage designer and painter, and George Augustus Henry Sala (1828-1895), English journalist -- David and Goliath. 1882

Background imagePercy Collection: An older gentleman professing his love to a young ladyfriend

An older gentleman professing his love to a young ladyfriend
Tennis Illustrated - 40- Love. An older gentleman down on his knees, professing his undying love to a young lady companion; she is yet to cast judgement on his proposal. Date: circa 1904

Background imagePercy Collection: Two nervous Edwardian Gentlemen - possibly twins

Two nervous Edwardian Gentlemen - possibly twins
Tennis Illustrated - Doubles ! Two slightly nervous Edwardian Twins fidget and fluster as they await their female companions for a night on the town... Date: circa 1904

Background imagePercy Collection: Three Belgian hospital patients in the garden

Three Belgian hospital patients in the garden
Three Belgian hospital patients sitting on a grass bank in the garden at Quex Park. The man on the left is holding something - a letter or photograph perhaps and the other two are looking at it

Background imagePercy Collection: Spectators at Birchington Sports Day

Spectators at Birchington Sports Day
VAD Hospital patients watching the Three-legged Race for hospital staff at the Sports Day organised by the Quex Park VAD Hospital and its Annexe at St Michaels in Birchington

Background imagePercy Collection: Cock Fighting at Birchington Sports Day

Cock Fighting at Birchington Sports Day
Two VAD Hospital patients taking part in an event called Cock Fighting at the Sports Day organised by the Quex Park VAD Hospital and its Annexe at St Michaels in Birchington

Background imagePercy Collection: Sack Bumping Race, Birchington Sports Day

Sack Bumping Race, Birchington Sports Day
VAD Hospital patients taking part in the Sack Bumping Race at the Sports Day organised by the Quex Park VAD Hospital and its Annexe at St Michaels in Birchington

Background imagePercy Collection: VAD patients at the Birchington Sports Day

VAD patients at the Birchington Sports Day
VAD Hospital patients at the Sports Day held at Woodford House School field in Birchington during War Weapons Week. The Quex Park VAD Hospital

Background imagePercy Collection: Loading an ambulance at Ramsgate Town Station

Loading an ambulance at Ramsgate Town Station
Loading a stretcher into an ambulance at Ramsgate Town Station in March 1916. Several men, including service personnel and a civilian are assisting lifting a stretcher holding a patient into the top

Background imagePercy Collection: Kent VAD ambulance at Ramsgate Town Station

Kent VAD ambulance at Ramsgate Town Station
A Kent VAD ambulance is parked by some buildings at Ramsgate Town Station in March 1916. Two sailors are carrying a stretcher. A man and a VAD nurse are leaning over the stretcher

Background imagePercy Collection: VAD Ambulances at Quex Park

VAD Ambulances at Quex Park
The two Quex Park VAD Ambulances are parked outside the front of Quex House. A stretcher is being unloaded from Q1, while Q2 alongside is closed up

Background imagePercy Collection: Three men in the gardens of Quex House, with saw

Three men in the gardens of Quex House, with saw
Three men are standing in the garden of Quex House. One is holding a long saw. The man on the left is in civilian clothes and may have been employed at Quex Park

Background imagePercy Collection: Five patients and two nurses outside Quex House

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

Background imagePercy Collection: British patients with Quex cannon collection

British patients with Quex cannon collection
Four Imperial VAD hospital patients standing by some of the cannon collection in Quex Park. At the time of the First World War these were grouped in front of the Round Tower on the Quex Park estate

Background imagePercy Collection: Belgian patients at Quex Park

Belgian patients at Quex Park
Photograph of four Belgian patients of the Quex Park VAD Hospital standing/sitting on the fence in front of Quex Park. On the left is Oscar Van Audenhove

Background imagePercy Collection: Photograph of British Soldier

Photograph of British Soldier
Studio photograph of a British soldier in uniform. He is seated on a short wooden bench against a studio backdrop. He is holding his cap and a cane

Background imagePercy Collection: Three men sitting in car outside Quex House

Three men sitting in car outside Quex House
Photograph of three men sitting in a car outside Quex House. The car is a 1914 Standard, Models. The man in the driving seat is wearing a chauffers uniform

Background imagePercy Collection: Photograph of a Belgian ex-patient

Photograph of a Belgian ex-patient
Photograph of a Belgian soldier holding a copy of the newspaper Het Vaderland. Below the photograph is written Artieme Mettrie, Arme頂 elge, Guerre 14-15-1916

Background imagePercy Collection: Photograph of a Belgian soldier

Photograph of a Belgian soldier
Studio photograph of a Belgian soldier in uniform. He is seated, leaning on his elbow against a pillar. In his right hand is a cigarette in a holder. His left hand is bandaged

Background imagePercy Collection: Studio photograph of an Australian VAD patient

Studio photograph of an Australian VAD patient
Studio photograph of an Australian Sergeant. He is sitting on a small table against a backdrop of a curtained window. His hat is beside him on the table

Background imagePercy Collection: Marriage photograph Belgian soldier

Marriage photograph Belgian soldier
Photograph taken on the wedding day of Emile Verheyen, Belgian Soldier. On the reverse is written Souvenir affecteurse de Verheyen, Emile & Gabrielle - Soul, maries le 7.6.1916 ࠒ amsgate

Background imagePercy Collection: Studio photograph of a Belgian VAD patient

Studio photograph of a Belgian VAD patient
Studio photograph of a young man wearing overcoat and scarf. He is leaning with his elbow resting on a pillar. He has a cigarette in his right hand

Background imagePercy Collection: Studio photograph of Artieme Mettrie

Studio photograph of Artieme Mettrie
A studio photograph of Artieme Mettrie. On the reverse is written Souvenir de l yser 24-12-17 avec mes meilleurs amitiez Artieme Mettrie. The card has been stamped by a military censor

Background imagePercy Collection: Studio photograph of Jules Deruwez

Studio photograph of Jules Deruwez
Studio photograph of a Belgian soldier patient in civilian clothes. On the reverse is written in pencil in the hand of Major Powell-Cotton Jules Deruwez 8.2.15



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