Kitchen staff, Royal Star And Garter Home CC46_00400
Royal Star And Garter Home, Richmond Hill, Richmond, Greater London. Staff preparing food in the kitchen. The Royal Star and Garter Home at Richmond was set up in 1916 to care for servicemen injured in the First World War. Photographed by Marshall Keene and Company between 1924 and 1939
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Archive, Care, Hospice, Kitchen, People
Waring & Gillow Factory, August 1916 BL23600_002
WARING AND GILLOW FACTORY, White City, Hammersmith, London. A large crowd of people gathered outside the premises of Waring and Gillow in White City, converted for use as a munitions factory during the Great War. The furniture manufacturers, Waring and Gillow were formed in 1897 by the merger of Gillow of Lancaster and Waring of Liverpool. They established a reputation for supplying high quality furniture to some of the richest families in the country. During the First World War, Waring & Gillow (who commissioned this photograph) began producing goods for the war effort. Their factory at White City, made tents for the military. The company also manufactured ammunition belts for use with machine guns, nosebags for horses and protective clothing for use during gas attacks. Photographed by Bedford Lemere & Co. in August 1916
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Queen Victoria and family 1884 M950877
OSBORNE HOUSE, Isle of Wight. Photograph from a Royal Family album. Balmoral 1884.
Seated (left to right) - on the ground, Princess Marie of Edinburgh (1875-1938), a grand child of Queen Victoria; Queen Victoria (1819-1901); Princess Victoria, the Princess Royal and Crown Princess of Prussia (1840-1901), Queen Victoria's eldest child.
Standing (left to right) - Princess Alexandra of Edinburgh (1878-1942), a grand daughter of Queen Victoria; Princess Victoria Melita of Edinburgh (1876-1936), a grand daughter of Queen Victoria; Duchess of Edinburgh (1853-1920), daughter-in-law of Queen Victoria and mother to the 3 small Princesses; Princess Victoria of Prussia (1866-1929), grand daughter of Queen Victoria; Princess Beatrice (1857-1944), Queen Victoria's youngest child
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