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Currently SEAS are busy digitally archiving The Sunbeam Collection and a range of ‘Walkies’. These are being added to the website on a weekly basis – so do keep returning. Whilst browsing please note that titles are not imposed upon the images – rather and as best we can – a description and keywords are allocated.

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Kent Cooperative beauty Queen on stage at the Margate Winter Gardens.

Sunbeam photography carnival float, Ramsgate carnival, Ramsgate, Kent.

Council worker with Ramsgate Borough cart in the street, Ramsgate, Kent.

Sunshine Hall Dreamland Margate, caged bird show. Margate, Kent.

Ramsgate corporation worker with corporation horse and cart, Ramsgate, Kent.

A group of young men with two men in canoes at Margate, Kent.

Glamour shot of bathing beauty posing with shrimping net at the seaside near the Lido, Cliftonville, Margate, Kent.

British commonwealth themed carnival float, Ramsgate carnival, Ramsgate, Kent.

Broadstairs publicity van at Pierremont Hall Broadstairs, Kent. 1961.

Glamour shots of bathing beauty at the seaside near the Lido, Cliftonville, Margate,Kent.

Boy in fancy dress as Marilyn Monroe at Ash Village fair.

Mayor’s cricket party assembled and being filmed on the Goodwin sands. 1959.

Carnival participants and spectators sheltering from the rain at Margate carnival, Kent.

Children and adults at bonfire night celebrations, Ramsgate, Kent.

Bolshoi Ballet star ballet dancer Galina Ulanova aboard East Kent Coach leaving Manston airbase for London. October 1956

1950s Margate bathing beauties.

Schoolboys visiting the East Kent Times printing works,Ramsgate, Kent.

A group of young men with two men in canoes at Margate, Kent.

Father Christmas on sleigh being pulled by scouts outside scout hut in Belvedere road, Broadstairs, Kent. 1960.

Mayor of Ramsgate Alderman E.Y. Dye and pilot Cpt J.Neville Stack of Hillman’s airways passenger biplane at Ramsgate airport. July 1935

Mayor and civic party outside tourist information bureau King Street, Ramsgate, Kent.

Broadstairs Water Sports Queen at annual Water Gala event Victoria Gardens with runner up and mayor, Broadstairs, Kent.

Margate hoteliers publicity van outside Droit House at Margate harbour with Mayor and party of hoteliers.

Sea angling competition at Ramsgate Harbour, Ramsgate, Kent.

Girls in fancy dress on carnival float at Ramsgate carnival. Ramsgate Kent.