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Photographic Print

17 October 1939 This photographic print was made by the Borough Surveyor's department. It shows an air raid shelter by the School of Art, Grand Parade, Brighton. This photograph was made as part of a record of local air raid provisions in October 1939. War with Germany h

Photographic Print

12 October 1954 This photographic print was made by the Borough Surveyor's department in October 1954. It shows Dorset Buildings, which ran from Edward Street to Carlton Hill in Brighton. This area suffered air raid damage during the Second World War. As the street consi

Kinemacolor Scala

1914 This advertisment from the Daily Telegraph newspaper is for 'Kinemacolor' at the Scala Theatre. It is dated 8th October 1914. Kinemacolor was developed by George Albert Smith and was the first colour film technique that was commercially viable.

Eastern Road

Monochrome photographic print showing the Moon Blind School in Eastern Road, Brighton, designed by George Somers Clarke. It was opened on 22 October 1861, a four-storey, red-brick building in Venetian Gothic style. It closed in about 1952, but was needles

Programme

Printed programme on red paper written by Hugo Talbot, Brighton Corporation's Town Clerk. Describes the plan of events for the opening of the Royal Pavilion's Indian Gate on 26 October 1921. Also contains Descriptive Note, written by Henry Roberts, detail

Kings Road, Brighton

c1908 Colour photomechanical postcard showing a view of Kings Road, Brighton, reverse of card has an address and a stamp postmarked Brighton 2pm October 6 1908, postcard can be used as a calendar as it has built in wheels that have the days and months of the ye

Chain Pier at Brighton, as it Appeared in the Morning after Being Struck by Lightning on Tuesday Eve...

View from Marine Parade of the broken Chain Pier. On the left foreground a man in a hat sits in silhouette on a pile of wooden planks which may have come from the pier, men with wheel barrows carrying them away. Some of the buildings in the Steine can be

Reverend H.Michell. A.M.

Oval miniature portrait of man wearing clerical robes. Died October 31 1789 aged 75. Engraved from a Miniature painting by E. Scott. Rev. Mitchell was Vicar of St Nicholas Church from 1744 to 1789. Son of a Lewes attorney and was born in Brighton in 1789.

H.Michell A.M.

Oval miniature portrait of man wearing clerical robes. Died October 31 1789 aged 75. Engraved from a Miniature painting by E. Scott. Rev. Mitchell was Vicar of St Nicholas Church from 1744 to 1789. Son of a Lewes attorney and was born in Brighton in 1789.

Last Sunday's Recruiting Rally

1914 - 1915 Photomechanical image showing four scenes: [1] The Mayor Passing the Piers, [2] Cadets Leaving Seven Dials, [3] Indian Wounded on the March, [4] Wounded in Recruiting Vans. Featured on page 1 of the 'Brighton, Hove and South Sussex Graphic 1914 - 1915', 1

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