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Warehouse. Photographed by William Blake.

Lantern slide image taken in a pottery manufacturing warehouse with pottery workers packing ware. This lantern slide appears to be one of a group used for a presentation or slide show by Blake entitled ...

Whist Drive Invitation, Longton

Souvenir ticket for a "Whist Drive & Social" evening taking place at Longton Library on December 17th 1908. The whist drive was either for Longton Labour Church or the Social Democratic Foundation, organisations ...

Who Cares for 1917 Weather with a Kitchen like this.? Photographed by William Blake.

Kitchen Workers with the Caption "Who Cares for 1917 Weather with a Kitchen like this.?"

William Blake, photographer, Longton

Portrait of a man and woman. The man is believed to be the photographer, William John Bailey Blake (1874-1957) of Longton, photographed at the back of a house on Chaplin Road in about 1906. William ...

William George Brindley

This well presented gentleman is William George Brindley. He was a fire officer in the early 1900's. He died in 1933. Notice how different his uniform is in comparison to today's fire brigade.

Wiping Glaze. Photographed by William Blake.

Lantern slide of a pottery worker wiping glaze. This lantern slide appears to be one of a group used for a presentation or slide show by Blake entitled “Staffordshire Pottery.” A small folder containing ...

Woman in woods

Outdoor portrait of a woman in formal dress. No name is given but it appears to be a woman named Jeannie who features elsewhere in the collection. Jeannie is Jane Leach (nee Merriman) who died 2 September ...

Women at Darlaston, Stone

Outdoor portrait of a woman and girl in formal dress. Their names are Jeannie and Dot respectively and the picture was taken in Darlaston, near Stone, Staffordshire. Jeannie is Jane Leach (nee Merriman) ...

Woodland, Unknown. Photographed by William Blake.

Stereoscope slide containing a woodland scene and a group of children. Unknown location.

Woodland. Unknown Location. Photographed by William Blake.

Woodland scene. Unknown location.

Wool jersey suit

Beige wool jersey suit. Plain straight skirt with kick pleat at centre back, elasticated waistband. Single breasted box jacket with collar and lapels, three-quarter sleeves, fastening with four plastic ...

Worker's Outing, Chapman's Pottery, Longton

Group portrait of pottery factory workers from Chapman's Pottery about to go on an outing. The picture was taken on the corner of Sutherland Road and Landon Street, Longton, Stoke-on-Trent. The large ...