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1901 Collection

"1901: A Glimpse into an Era of Majesty, Innovation, and Adventure" Step back in time to the year 1901, where Queen Victoria's reign had just ended

Background image1901 Collection: Iris, Iris xiphioides, Anglica

Iris, Iris xiphioides, Anglica. Chromolithograph from Algemeene Vereeniging voor Bloembollencultuur, Florilegium Harlemense. Tab 36. Date: 1899-1901

Background image1901 Collection: The Magnetic Hut, National Antarctic Expedition, 1902

The Magnetic Hut, National Antarctic Expedition, 1902
Photograph showing Mr. Bernacchi standing in the doorway of the Magnetic Hut during the National Antarctic Expedition of 1901-4

Background image1901 Collection: The Flying Scotsman

The Flying Scotsman
The London and North Eastern Railways Flying Scotsman express, hauled by the 4-6-2 Pacific Papyrus locomotive

Background image1901 Collection: Queen Victoria

Queen Victoria
QUEEN VICTORIA As Empress of India, 1887

Background image1901 Collection: Flying Scotsman C1927

Flying Scotsman C1927
The London and North Eastern Railways Flying Scotsman is hauled by Gresley Pacific 4475 Flying Fox locomotive

Background image1901 Collection: Lms Diesel Loco 10000

Lms Diesel Loco 10000
The London Midland and Scottish Railways diesel-electric loco no 10000

Background image1901 Collection: Jascha Heifetz / Punch 20

Jascha Heifetz / Punch 20
JASCHA HEIFETZ American violinist

Background image1901 Collection: Queen Victoria and Abdul Karim, c. 1890

Queen Victoria and Abdul Karim, c. 1890
Photographic portrait of Queen Victoria (1819-1901) of Great Britain and Ireland and Empress of India, pictured at her writing desk, c.1890

Background image1901 Collection: Cornish Riviera Train

Cornish Riviera Train
The Great Western Railways Cornish Riviera express is hauled by a King class locomotive beside the sea

Background image1901 Collection: All that was left of them, 17th Lancers near Modderfontein

All that was left of them, 17th Lancers near Modderfontein, 17 September 1901.Chromolithograph after Richard Caton Woodville (1856-1927)

Background image1901 Collection: Crossing the Forthbridge

Crossing the Forthbridge
A London and North Eastern Railway train crosses the Forth Bridge, near Edinburgh, Scotland. Date: 1930s

Background image1901 Collection: The Brighton Belle

The Brighton Belle
The Southern Railways electric pullman express, the Brighton Belle between London and Brighton

Background image1901 Collection: Queen Victoria

Queen Victoria
QUEEN VICTORIA Circa 1845

Background image1901 Collection: Queen Victoria with King George and Queen Mary, 1893

Queen Victoria with King George and Queen Mary, 1893
Photographic portrait of Queen Victoria (1819-1901) of Great Britain and Ireland and Empress of India, with her grandson King George V and his wife Queen Mary, pictured at Osborne House, 1893

Background image1901 Collection: Sherlock Holmes / Watson

Sherlock Holmes / Watson
THE HOUND OF THE BASKERVILLES Holmes and Watson watch the fearful hound

Background image1901 Collection: Queen Victoria

Queen Victoria a Portrait from 1852

Background image1901 Collection: The Cornishman Express

The Cornishman Express
The Cornishman express of the Great Western Railway carries passengers from London to Cornwall (and back again if required)

Background image1901 Collection: Great Western Train

Great Western Train
An express train of the Great Western Railway

Background image1901 Collection: Werner Heisenberg

Werner Heisenberg
WERNER HEISENBERG German physicist

Background image1901 Collection: Holmes / Hound / Baskerville

Holmes / Hound / Baskerville
THE HOUND OF THE BASKERVILLES Holmes shoots the sinister hound: " Holmes emptied five barrels of his revolver into the creatures flank"

Background image1901 Collection: Bicycle Made For Three - Continental Pneumatic Advert

Bicycle Made For Three - Continental Pneumatic Advert
Bicycle Made For Three - Continental Pneumatic Tyre Company (of Hanover, Germany) Advertisement. The pair at the rear of the bicycle appear to be contributing slightly less to the forward momentum as

Background image1901 Collection: The Brighton Belle 2

The Brighton Belle 2
The Brighton Belle, Southern Railways electric pullman express, running between London and Brighton

Background image1901 Collection: Queen Victoria C1880

Queen Victoria C1880
QUEEN VICTORIA Circa 1880

Background image1901 Collection: Mademoiselle Chauvin the first female barrister 1901

Mademoiselle Chauvin the first female barrister 1901
Mademoiselle Chauvin, the first female barrister, illustrated as she is sworn in at the French Bar. The Sphere describes the mixed reaction to Mdlle Chauvins right to practise

Background image1901 Collection: KENTUCKY DERBY, 1901. The Churchill Downs racetrack in Louisville, Kentucky

KENTUCKY DERBY, 1901. The Churchill Downs racetrack in Louisville, Kentucky, on the day of the 1901 Kentucky Derby, 29 April 1901

Background image1901 Collection: The Fountain, Wilton, Wiltshire - Inauguration ceremony

The Fountain, Wilton, Wiltshire - Inauguration ceremony. The large circular water trough and fountain sit beside the A30, now just inside the River Wylye recreation field

Background image1901 Collection: CASSIDY AND LONGBAUGH. Butch Cassidy (1866-?), alias of Robert Leroy Parker, American desperado

CASSIDY AND LONGBAUGH. Butch Cassidy (1866-?), alias of Robert Leroy Parker, American desperado, and Harry Longbaugh (1867-?), known as the Sundance Kid, American desperado

Background image1901 Collection: Score-board at the Sydney Cricket Ground, 1901

Score-board at the Sydney Cricket Ground, 1901
Photograph of the Sydney Cricket Ground Score-board during the Sheffield Shield match between New South Wales and South Australia, 8th January 1901

Background image1901 Collection: Tottenham Hotspur vs. Sheffield United, F. A. Cup Final, 1901

Tottenham Hotspur vs. Sheffield United, F. A. Cup Final, 1901
Photograph of the 1901 F.A. Cup Final between Tottenham Hotspur and Sheffield United held at Bolton. The Cup was won by Tottenham

Background image1901 Collection: Halifax Workhouse 1901

Halifax Workhouse 1901
A birdseye view of the workhouse infirmary at Halifax, Yorkshire

Background image1901 Collection: West Country Express

West Country Express
Southern Railways West Country express drawn by the locomotive Exeter

Background image1901 Collection: Bishop Otter College, Chichester, West Sussex

Bishop Otter College, Chichester, West Sussex Date: 1901

Background image1901 Collection: Crystal Palace 1901

Crystal Palace 1901
Exterior view of the Crystal Palace which gives a fine impression of the awesome size of the magnificent building. Date: circa 1899

Background image1901 Collection: Corns and grains at different stages of development

Corns and grains at different stages of development. Lithograph from Carl Correns, Bastarde zwischen Maisrassen, mit besonderer Berhtigung der Xenien. Date: 1901

Background image1901 Collection: The Wild Bunch, 1901, gang of American outlaws, bank and train robbers, led by Butch Cassidy

The Wild Bunch, 1901, gang of American outlaws, bank and train robbers, led by Butch Cassidy, seated right. Cassidy, born Robert LeRoy Parker (1866-1908): Standing left

Background image1901 Collection: A Madame Yevonde portrait of the Duchess of Gloucester

A Madame Yevonde portrait of the Duchess of Gloucester
Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester (1901-2004) with her two sons Prince William (left) and Prince Richard (right), the current Duke of Gloucester

Background image1901 Collection: Taffs Well Viaduct, near Cardiff, Glamorgan, South Wales

Taffs Well Viaduct, near Cardiff, Glamorgan, South Wales
View of Taffs Well Viaduct, also known as Walnut Tree Viaduct, near Cardiff, Glamorgan, South Wales. This was a railway viaduct crossing the canal

Background image1901 Collection: Front Street, Pembroke Dock, Pembrokeshire, South Wales

Front Street, Pembroke Dock, Pembrokeshire, South Wales
View of Front Street and Pembroke Dock, Pembrokeshire, South Wales. A group of children stand near the prow of a large ship, moored on the shingle

Background image1901 Collection: Lt. Shackleton, Captain Scott and Dr. Wilson, Antarctica, 19

Lt. Shackleton, Captain Scott and Dr. Wilson, Antarctica, 19
Photograph showing Lt. Shackleton, Captain Scott and Dr. Wilson, ready for their dash towards the South Pole, during the National Antarctic Expedition of 1901-04

Background image1901 Collection: Queen Victoria / Dachshund

Queen Victoria / Dachshund
QUEEN VICTORIA Queen Victoria pictured at her desk, c.1865 in the company of one of her dachshunds, possibly Waldie

Background image1901 Collection: Royal Scot Goes by C1935

Royal Scot Goes by C1935
A maintenance gang stop work to watch the Royal Scot go by

Background image1901 Collection: Queen Victoria

Queen Victoria
QUEEN VICTORIA Circa 1897

Background image1901 Collection: Queen Victoria

Queen Victoria
QUEEN VICTORIA Circa 1890

Background image1901 Collection: Queen Victoria

Queen Victoria
QUEEN VICTORIA Picture from 1838, showing Victoria in her Coronation Robes

Background image1901 Collection: Roentgen X-Rays Patient

Roentgen X-Rays Patient
William Konrad Roentgen examines a patient. He was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics 1901 for his discovery in 1895 of what was to be called the x-ray

Background image1901 Collection: Queen Victoria and family, Diamond Jubilee

Queen Victoria and family, Diamond Jubilee
Queen Victoria (1819 - 1901) surrounded by some of her family to celebrate her Diamond Jubilee

Background image1901 Collection: Queen Victoria / Cabinet

Queen Victoria / Cabinet
QUEEN VICTORIA As Empress of India, 1887

Background image1901 Collection: Game of Billiards 1901

Game of Billiards 1901
A game of billiards in an English country house Date: 1901



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"1901: A Glimpse into an Era of Majesty, Innovation, and Adventure" Step back in time to the year 1901, where Queen Victoria's reign had just ended, leaving behind a legacy of grandeur. The iconic Flying Scotsman steam locomotive was making its mark on the railway scene, captivating hearts with its power and elegance. Meanwhile, the vibrant Iris xiphioides and Anglica flowers were blooming across gardens, adding bursts of color to the landscape. In the world of music, Jascha Heifetz's violin skills mesmerized audiences as he graced the stage with his talent. The satirical magazine Punch also made waves with its witty commentary on society through their publication "Punch 20. " Yet amidst all this splendor and creativity, echoes from history still resonated. The brave 17th Lancers near Modderfontein stood as a reminder of sacrifice during times of conflict. Crossing the majestic Forth Bridge showcased engineering marvels that connected communities. Even royalty experienced intriguing encounters - Queen Victoria's friendship with Abdul Karim in c. 1890 fascinated many as it challenged societal norms. Traveling by train became an experience in itself; whether it was aboard the luxurious Cornish Riviera Train or witnessing modernity embodied by LMS Diesel Loco 10000. And who could forget about The Brighton Belle - a symbol of sophistication and glamour? As we reflect upon "1901, " we are transported to an era filled with opulence and innovation while acknowledging historical events that shaped our world today. It serves as a testament to human ingenuity and resilience throughout time - reminding us that every moment holds stories waiting to be discovered anew.