Old Photos

The collection of old nineteenth and early twentieth century photographs is extensive and some are not easily identifiable. Photos are most easily available by selecting the topic Photos in the topic menu.

The books, albums and numerous loose photos divide up as follows.

Evans Family in Tettenhall

Florence Eliza Marten’s Collection 1870s and 1880s

  • Main Album – 1880s – Codsall and Hagley
  • Loose Studio Photos Hagley 1890s
    • General Forsyth, Wilmot’s Godfather
    • The Gartside-Tipping family 1896 – taken Ryde, IoW
    • Phyllis and Pamela Gartside Tipping
    • The Loveridge Family
    • Daisy Hatton
    • Aimee Wilson (French girl)
    • Bertie Grosvenor
    • ‘Chimp’ Dashwood
    • ‘Fritz’ Dobbs, Dublin fusiliers

Downing Photos – Hagley and Birmingham 1890s

  • Carrie Herbert
  • Arthur Herbert
  • Eleanor Welch
  • Kathleen Webster
  • Auntie Ida and Uncle Tom
  • Miss O’Connell
  • Miss Drew
  • Randle Mathews family, Kinver
  • Jim Mathews
  • Edith Mathews, Xmas 1908
  • Jim Mathews and Mr Mathews outside Stourton Hall

Downing Photo Albums

  • Mary Downing Maroon Leather Album – largely unannotated c1900
  • Mary Downing Large Black Album – Llanbrynmair, trip to Holland 1906-1912
  • Small Green Album – photographs taken at Llanbrynmair May 1907 – with love from Ida
  • Large Brown Album – large photos of Shooting Parties at Beacon Lodge, c1910
  • Small Pocket Brown Album – Beacon Lodge & Surroundings, 1920s
  • Noel Downing Album – Mulgrave, Elm Lodge
  • Small Pocket Album

Noel and Molly Downing and family

New Zealand Photos from Charles Evans 1897

  • ?Alpha Evans (Molly Downing’s writing and question mark)
  • Theta Evans
  • One storey house and tennis court – January 1 1897
  • Front view of same house – January 1 1897
  • Large photo of same house by J Macquarters studio of Gisborne
  • Garden group with tennis rackets – nothing on back

Photos from Charles Hellier Evans Australia/NZ 1920-1935

  • Lady with baby in front of car dated 11/2/23 description of the car on reverse! (Prob Vera and Scott?)
  • Same lady with baby dated 11/2/23 – no comment (no car)
  • Scott on Bonny at Harleys (6 yr old on pony)
  • The camp at Cugen NSW Oct 1926
  • Scott and Michael (Frank’s boy)
  • Vera at Thetas
  • Dudley and Annie
  • At Sigmas place Gisborne (June, Hellier, Sigma, Scott, Bryan (Sigs boy), Beryl, Jocelyn (Thetas eldest)
  • Theta in her garden at Gisborne
  • At Rotorua Vera,Scott and CHE
  • My house at Clayfield Brisbane – the garage and all fencing were erected by ME
  • Himself
  • Myself and the son taken in the garden of our flat on ANZAC day 25 April 1931
  • Scott and one of his ancestors at Rotorua NZ
  • Jeannette (Thetas youngest)
  • CHE and Scott Melbourne, Vic 25/8/35
  • Vera taken in Thetas garden
  • Vera and Scott at Thetas
  • Dennis and Kitty Pearse (Alphas children) Sep 1928
  • Annie Evans (Dudleys wife) June, Barbara, Dad ,Annie and Scott
  • 8 Evans at “Pohaturoa” NZ (Olivers place) Dudley, Phil, Keith, Skip, Frank, Oliver, Geoff and Hellier
  • View of our back garden- broad beans on left next to garage
  • My small Christopher aged 7

Morgan Photos

Last updated on 22 February 2020 by JJ Morgan