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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.

Performers (54)

Amateur dramatics at the Bohemia theatre and dance hall, Broadstairs High st, Broadstairs.

Two female folk singers at Thanet, Kent.1967

Ice skater performing at theatre, Thanet, Kent. 1967

Drag act with chorus line performers on stage at Margate, Kent.

Jean Osborne (centre, left of the Mayor of Ramsgate, Eddie Butcher), taken 1954. Minstrel show performed by National Association of Local Government Officials’ (NALGO) Glee Club Show.

Roller skating double act at Ramsgate Water Carnival, Ramsgate harbour, Kent.

Party of singers and conductor outside a bungalow in Ramsgate, Kent.

Production of Annie Get Your Gun by Margate Operatic Society, Winter Gardens, Margate, Kent 1965.

Three men in drag with women performers on stage at Margate, Kent.

Drag act with chorus line performers on stage at Margate, Kent.

Former Prime Minister Edward Heath conducting Christmas carol concert at the Bohemia Broadstairs,Kent.

Three men in drag with women performers on stage at Margate, Kent.

Folk singer at Broadstairs Folk Week show, Pierremont Park, Broadstairs, Kent. 1966

Roller skating double act at Ramsgate Water Carnival, Ramsgate harbour, Kent.

Ice skater performing at theatre, Thanet, Kent. 1967

Amateur dramatics at the Bohemia theatre and dance hall, Broadstairs High st, Broadstairs.

Comedian Tommy Cooper opening fete, Thanet, Kent. 1972

Jean Osborne (centre, left of the Mayor of Ramsgate, Eddie Butcher), taken 1954. Minstrel show performed by National Association of Local Government Officials’ (NALGO) Glee Club Show.

‘Sherrif’ Danny Arnold from the Golden Garter Saloon at the Lido and young girl dressed as a Native American, at the Oval bandstand, Cliftonville, Margate, Kent. 1966

Night time talent contest at Cliftonville bandstand. Rosalyn Benson aged 21 came second singing “A Blossom Fell”. 1954. Margate, Kent.

Miss Ramsgate at Ellington Park being congratulated by actor Tony Britton, Ramsgate, Kent.

Miss Margate taking part in a publicity stunt at Dreamland cinema, 1958. Margate, Kent

Amateur dramatic production of Annie Get Your Gun by Margate Operatic Society, Winter Gardens Margate , Kent 1965.

Winner of Miss Teen 1962 with pop idol Jess Conrad at Thanet, Kent. 1962.

Dickens players on stage at Broadstairs Pavillion. Dickens Week, Broadstairs, Kent. 1960.