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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.

Women (131)

Group of women in saris at Thanet, Kent. 1966

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

Miss Westbrook beauty queen with entourage and band in the background.

Miss Broadstairs and entourage.1962

Man dressed as ‘Old Mother Riley’ character dancing with woman in street at Ramsgate carnival. Ramsgate, Kent.

Ramsgate Winter princess.

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

Lynne Wood outside Coronation Ballroom, Ramsgate, Kent 1964/5

Lily Gifford and Flora Gifford walking, along the promenade, Broadstairs, Kent.

Red Cross nurse raising flag at Red Cross house, Percy Road Cliftonville, Margate, Kent.

Miss Broadstairs and entourage.1962

Young woman posing in summer dress at Victoria Gardens, Broadstairs, Kent.

Woman giving address to people of all ages attending St.Lawrence church fete, Ramsgate, Kent.

Woman siting in car at Morrisons garage showrooms the Broadway, Broadstairs.

Sue Butcher with Babara Peachey and others Ramsgate sands, 1960.

Unknown women, taken in Margate,Kent. 1929

Miss Westbrook 1960 and entourage.

Man with two women inspecting a vaccum cleaner at Thanet, Kent. 1963

Inspection parade of WRAF cadets at RAF Manston by Duchess of Gloucester with C.O Manston airbase, Manston, Kent.

Bathing beauty queen Miss Lido at the Lido, Cliftonville, Margate, Kent.

Three young women visitors with rucksacks outside the town hall at Margate,Kent.

Woman in orchard at Sevenscore farm near Ramsgate, Kent.

Entrants to the Miss Lido beauty contest at the Lido, Cliftonville, Margate, Kent.

Three young women with South African Flags on their rucksacks outside the town hall at Margate,Kent with Mayor and Mayoress.

“Millie and I” at Margate 11th June 1946. Palm Bay. A post WW2 half postcard