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Photograph Album of Views of the Interior of the Elliott Brothers Factory, Century Works, Lewisham, 1919

Inventory Number: 11839
Object Type:
Accession Number: 2003-11
Brief Description: Oblong album bound in brown quarter-leather and grey cloth, entitled on front 'Views of Works'. 37 photographs, beginning with a photograph of an artist's impression of Century Works from the air (by George W. Bromwich, 1919), the rest being interior views of the factory, including not only workshops and assembly shops but also offices, staff rooms, and the medical room, two of the photographs dated September 1919. The photographs are all good black-and-white gelatine prints (a few with sepia discoloration), and each is neatly captioned in white.

For fuller list of contents see narratives.
Primary Inscriptions: Cover titles in gold and black: 'Elliott' and 'Views of Works'.
Provenance: Presented by the Marconi Corporation in 2003. Part of the Elliott Archive.
Collection Group: Elliott Archive
Material(s): Paper
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
270 376 33 mm


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