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Background imagePromoting Collection: Letchworth Brochure

Letchworth Brochure
WHERE SHALL I LIVE ? In Letchworth, of course ! will be your answer when you have visited this exhibition (from 1907) promoting the joys of living in Letchworth Garden City

Background imagePromoting Collection: Longest Day at Stonehenge, Wiltshire

Longest Day at Stonehenge, Wiltshire
People gathering at Stonehenge, Wiltshire on the longest day of the year, on or near 21 June 1912. This photograph shows a daybreak pilgrimage by members of The Universal Bond of the Sons of Men

Background imagePromoting Collection: Ransomes Lawnmowers Advertisement

Ransomes Lawnmowers Advertisement
An illustrated advertisement for an Ideal Homes Exhibition stand for Ransomes, Sims and Jefferies Ltd. promoting Ransomes Lawnmowers. The image shows a decorative green model on a tidy lawn

Background imagePromoting Collection: Malleus Maleficarum

Malleus Maleficarum
The Hammer of witches, authored by Dominicans Jakob Sprenger and Heinrich Kramer, is the most influential book promoting the real existence of the witchcraft heresy

Background imagePromoting Collection: Advert / Monte Carlo Beach

Advert / Monte Carlo Beach
Advertisement promoting Monte Carlo beach

Background imagePromoting Collection: Fest / Britain / Guide Cover

Fest / Britain / Guide Cover
The cover of an official guide. Following the war, the festival aimed to raise the nations spirits whilst promoting the best in British art, design and industry. Date: 1951

Background imagePromoting Collection: Just two words! Nestles Milk 1915

Just two words! Nestles Milk 1915
Nestles milk for yourself and baby. Don t - as you value your childs life - experiment with " foods" of unknown composition; the lives of millions of children have been lost in that way

Background imagePromoting Collection: Aeolian Pianola Advertisement

Aeolian Pianola Advertisement
An illustrated advertisement for the Aeolian Co. Ltd. promoting the Pianola piano, a boon to the hostess. The image shows a young woman playing the Pianola to the enjoyment of some guests nearby

Background imagePromoting Collection: Hatchards bookshop

Hatchards bookshop
Advertisement by Hatchards bookshop promoting one of its books. Depicts an Edwardian lady in front of a horse drawn coach. Date: 1896

Background imagePromoting Collection: A London general omnibus company poster for Hatfield, designed by F Gregory Brown

A London general omnibus company poster for Hatfield, designed by F Gregory Brown. The image depicts a wayside pub on Route 155 with trees in the foreground

Background imagePromoting Collection: Daily Bovril Advertisement

Daily Bovril Advertisement
A colourful advertisement illustration promoting Bovril, the image portrays a pair of smartly dressed boys racing their red and yellow cars. They're jolly well taking Daily BOVRIL

Background imagePromoting Collection: Advert promoting the Post Office Telephone Service. Date: 1932

Advert promoting the Post Office Telephone Service. Date: 1932

Background imagePromoting Collection: Ascent of Mr. R. Orton in the Princess Alexandra balloon

Ascent of Mr. R. Orton in the Princess Alexandra balloon
Poster advertising the ascent of Mr. R. Orton in the Princess Alexandra balloon and his Monster Giant, Middlesex County Cricket Ground - Monday August 12th 1867. Date: 1867

Background imagePromoting Collection: Take fresh milk and plenty of it

Take fresh milk and plenty of it
Poster from the Empire Marketing Board promoting fresh milk, with a happy and healthy baby brandishing a spoon in a high chair

Background imagePromoting Collection: The 1970 London Motor Show at Earls Court, London

The 1970 London Motor Show at Earls Court, London
Two models pose on the bonnet of a Sunbeam Rapier motor car at The 1970 London Motor Show at The Earls Court Exhibition Centre 14th Oct 1970. Date: 1970

Background imagePromoting Collection: Trade card advertising Ayerss Sarsaparilla

Trade card advertising Ayerss Sarsaparilla, which gives Health and Happy Hours. Billed as a treatment for Scrofula and other blood disorders. Manufactured in Massachusetts, USA. Date: circa 1895

Background imagePromoting Collection: Wartime Vimaltol Advertisement

Wartime Vimaltol Advertisement
A wartime advertisement promoting Vimaltol, a delicious vitamin food for children. The photographs portray a young child in various positions around his cot, with comical quotes attributed

Background imagePromoting Collection: Wartime Alasil Advertisement

Wartime Alasil Advertisement
A wartime advertisement promoting Alasil tablets, aspirin with a difference. Date: circa 1940s

Background imagePromoting Collection: Wartime Robertson Rubber Advertisement

Wartime Robertson Rubber Advertisement
A wartime advertisement for Robertson Rubber Co. Ltd, promoting the use of elastic hosiery to fight varicose veins, which must not impede the war effort. Date: circa 1940s

Background imagePromoting Collection: Wartime Mars Bar Advertisement

Wartime Mars Bar Advertisement
A wartime advertisement promoting the Mars bar, The stuff to give the troops. The illustration portrays a British soldier giving a thumbs up. Date: circa 1940s

Background imagePromoting Collection: Wartime Amami Advertisement

Wartime Amami Advertisement
A wartime advertisement promoting Amami shampoo, wave set and brilliantine, essential for women's hair care. Friday night is Amami night. Date: circa 1940s

Background imagePromoting Collection: Wartime Beecham's Pills Advertisement

Wartime Beecham's Pills Advertisement
A wartime advertisement promoting Beecham's Pills, taken to avoid stomach upsets, headaches and constipation. The image portrays a woman who feels quite ill! Date: circa 1940s

Background imagePromoting Collection: Wartime O. K. Sauce Advertisement

Wartime O. K. Sauce Advertisement
A wartime advertisement promoting O.K. Sauce, a product containing 44% fruit in a time when fruit is scarce. Date: circa 1940s

Background imagePromoting Collection: Wartime Snowfire Advertisement

Wartime Snowfire Advertisement
A wartime advertisement promoting Snowfire Beauty Preparations, who provide essential creams and makeup for women. He's on leave, you can have off duty beauty. Date: circa 1940s

Background imagePromoting Collection: Wartime Bermaline Bread Advertisement

Wartime Bermaline Bread Advertisement
A wartime advertisement promoting Bermaline bread, the photograph shows a young child reading an ABC book, B is for Bermaline. Date: circa 1940s

Background imagePromoting Collection: Wartime Oxo Advertisement

Wartime Oxo Advertisement
A wartime advertisement promoting Oxo, the photograph shows two children happily drinking the product. Mother knows the value of Oxo in helping out the rations. Date: circa 1940s

Background imagePromoting Collection: Wartime Ovaltine Advertisement

Wartime Ovaltine Advertisement
A wartime advertisement promoting Ovaltine, an energy drink for morning freshness. The portrait illustration shows a happy young woman lying in bed, with a wide-awake spirit. Date: circa 1940s

Background imagePromoting Collection: Wartime Phosferine Tonic Wine Advert

Wartime Phosferine Tonic Wine Advert
A wartime advertisement promoting Phosferine Tonic Wine, a glass of which is said to aid a good night's rest. Date: circa 1940s

Background imagePromoting Collection: Wartime Pepsodent Advertisement

Wartime Pepsodent Advertisement
A wartime advertisement promoting Pepsodent tooth paste, the illustration shows a young woman smiling to reveal her pearly white teeth. Date: circa 1940s

Background imagePromoting Collection: Wartime P & B Knitting Wools Advert

Wartime P & B Knitting Wools Advert
A wartime advertisement promoting P & B knitting wools, the photograph portrays a young woman showing off her striped cardigan. You can knit it from odd ounces and save precious coupons

Background imagePromoting Collection: Wartime Music Fairy Tales Advertisement

Wartime Music Fairy Tales Advertisement
A wartime advertisement promoting musical fairy tales including Humpty Dumpty, Little Jack Horner, The Three Little Bears and Little Bo-Peep. Date: circa 1941

Background imagePromoting Collection: Frog Scale Model Aeroplanes Advertisement

Frog Scale Model Aeroplanes Advertisement
An advertisement for Lines Brothers Ltd, promoting Frog scale model aeroplanes, based on those used during WW2. The image shows a little boy's hand holding one such fighter plane over a

Background imagePromoting Collection: Basset's Liquorice Allsorts Advertisement

Basset's Liquorice Allsorts Advertisement
A wartime advertisement for Basset's, promoting their original Liquorice Allsorts, The Sweets Of Victory! Date: circa 1940

Background imagePromoting Collection: Averys Services Limited Advertisement

Averys Services Limited Advertisement
An advertisement page promoting Averys Services Limited, specialists in blockmaking, typesetting, foundry work, photography, commercial art and catalogue illustrating

Background imagePromoting Collection: Glo-Coat Advertisement Illustration

Glo-Coat Advertisement Illustration
An advertisement illustration promoting Glo-Coat, a floor polishing product, the image shows three women discussing how good it is! Date: circa 1939

Background imagePromoting Collection: Gallahers Park Drive Cigarettes Advertisement

Gallahers Park Drive Cigarettes Advertisement
An advertisement photograph promoting Gallahers Park Drive Cigarettes, the enhanced image portrays a man reaching for the sky, with a cigarette in his hand, putting it on a pedestal as it were

Background imagePromoting Collection: Moss Bros Advertisement Photograph

Moss Bros Advertisement Photograph
An advertisement photograph for Moss Bros Ltd, promoting outdoor men's wear. Date: circa 1939

Background imagePromoting Collection: Austin Reed Advertisement Photograph Brogues

Austin Reed Advertisement Photograph Brogues
A photograph used for the advertisement of Austin Reed Ltd, promoting a pair of Brogues. Date: circa 1939

Background imagePromoting Collection: Advertisement Photograph, Seated Woman

Advertisement Photograph, Seated Woman
An advertisement photograph promoting 1930s fashion, portraying a young woman sat on a wide seat. Date: circa 1939

Background imagePromoting Collection: Rowntree's Cocoa Advertisement

Rowntree's Cocoa Advertisement
An advertisement illustration for Rowntree & Co. Ltd, promoting Rowntree's Cocoa. The image humorously portrays an old maritime man eating strands of rope as if it was food

Background imagePromoting Collection: Ariel Motorcycles Advertisement

Ariel Motorcycles Advertisement
An advertisement illustration promoting Ariel Motorcycles, the image shows a man standing by his bike, speaking with a nearby couple. Date: circa 1939

Background imagePromoting Collection: Beer Is Best Advertisement Illustration

Beer Is Best Advertisement Illustration
An advertisement illustration promoting Beer Is Best, showing a glass tankard of beer on a surface, to the side the message to set a man up for the winter, is scrawled on the window. Date: circa 1939

Background imagePromoting Collection: Heinz Tomato Ketchup Advertisement

Heinz Tomato Ketchup Advertisement
An advertisement illustration promoting Heinz Tomato Ketchup, a bottle of which can be seen standing in a formal line with tomatoes. Date: circa 1939

Background imagePromoting Collection: Mansion Polish Advertisement Illustration

Mansion Polish Advertisement Illustration
An advertisement illustration promoting Mansion Polish, it comically shows a gathering of small rabbits on a shiny floor, with the large figure of a giraffe lurching through the open window

Background imagePromoting Collection: Three Nuns Tobacco Advertisement

Three Nuns Tobacco Advertisement
An advertisement illustration promoting Three Nuns Tobacco, of which there is none nicer. The image displays a box of the product, placed beside a pipe. Date: circa 1939

Background imagePromoting Collection: Interwoven Socks Advertisement

Interwoven Socks Advertisement
An advertisement illustration promoting interwoven socks, showing a man sitting on a deck chair, seen from a low angle. Date: circa 1939

Background imagePromoting Collection: Fifty Shilling Tailors Advert Illustration

Fifty Shilling Tailors Advert Illustration
An advertisement illustration promoting men's wear, for Fifty Shilling Tailors, the image portrays a businessman wearing a smart coat, reading a newspaper. Date: circa 1939

Background imagePromoting Collection: Men's Wear Advertisement Illustration

Men's Wear Advertisement Illustration
An advertisement illustration promoting men's wear, the image portrays a man relaxing in his armchair wearing a spotted bath robe, casually blowing smoke rings into the air. Date: circa 1939



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