From Manchester with love

Collection by Nikki Birtles

Nikki Birtles
back-then ட் Actress Violet Carson looking out over the early industrial landscape of Manchester. CoronationStree (photographie noir et blanc black and white) Vintage Pictures, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Funny Pictures, Black White Photos, Black And White Photography, Coronation Street Blog, Fotografia Retro, Travel Photographie

Iconic photo of Ena Sharples

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Manchester old photo in the working class areas. Manchester old photo in the working class areas. Urban Photography, Street Photography, Landscape Photography, Travel Photography, Manchester England, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Level Design, Ad Design

Example of 19th century working-class Manchester

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Manchester Corporation Transport - timetable cover, January 1950 I bet the bloody buses ran better then! Posters Uk, Poster Prints, Vintage Advertisements, Vintage Ads, Tourism Poster, London Transport, This Is A Book, Looks Vintage, Advertising Poster

Manchester Corporation Transport - timetable cover, January 1950

A 41 bus, in Manchester red, in a version of Albert Sq passing the Town Hall. Unusually an artist is given "SRP" but sadly only the initials. The bus appears to be GVR 122 - fleet number 2026 - a 1948

The Glamour of Manchester / by D. cover design by J. Being a resident of manchester i love this. such a great city! Manchester Art, Manchester England, Salford, Book Cover Design, Travel Posters, Vintage Posters, In This World, Arrow, Travel

Manchester, so much to answer for...

Our new exhibition examines the way Manchester's history has been recorded over the centuries and the ways in which its civic pride and regional identity have developed, from the earliest maps and tourist guides to popular novels and songs. It encompasses a wide range of human histories, from chronicles of events to academic research on the nature of urban society, from polemics on harsh Victorian living conditions to songs celebrating the joys of living in 1980s Madchester. Come and see the…

Apollo in 1950 Apollo Manchester - seen many a band here!Apollo Manchester - seen many a band here! Bauhaus, Amsterdam, Streamline Moderne, Manchester England, Art Deco Buildings, Salford, England Uk, Vintage Photographs, Apollo

The Apollo in 1950

Here's the Apollo in 1950 showing 'Fury at Furnace Creek' starring Victor Mature. The Apollo is still standing although you might know it better as a theatre and live music venue nowadays. Opened in 1938, the Apollo Theatre was designed by architects Peter Cummings and Alex M. Irvine. The interior decorations were carried out by noted interior designer Mollo & Egan with the Holophane lighting designed by R. Gillespie Williams. There's lots more information on this spectacular building at…

The Factory Club with Peter Saville, Tony Wilson & Alan Erasmus - Photo © Kevin Cummins . Peter Saville, Joy Division, Ian Curtis, Poker, Factory Records, Herb Lubalin, New Wave, Salford, Post Punk

An iconic image. Factory runs through the veins of the city. It's provided or influenced the soundtrack to the city, from the bands - Joy Division, New Order, ACR, Durutti Column, Happy Mondays, Northside, James and OMD; to the Hacienda, Dry Bar, the film '24 Hour Party People'; and the current club FAC251 in the old Factory Records HQ.

It's written in the pavements, Northern Quarter, Manchester, United Kingdom, photograph by Karen Bryan. Manchester Street, Manchester City Centre, Manchester Uk, Manchester Northern Quarter, Midland Hotel, Street Art, Pavement Art, British Travel, Graffiti

Madchester pavement art, Manchester

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Madchester rules - engraved words on the site of the Hacienda, Manchester.

Madchester rules - engraved words on the side of the old Hacienda, Manchester.

Frank Sidebottom conducting a Timperley walkabout, Greater Manchester, England, United Kingdom, photograph by Mark Phillips. South Manchester, Manchester England, Altrincham, Northern England, Salford, Best Hotel Deals, Kids Tv, Walkabout, North West

Frank Sidebottom conducting a Timperley walkabout April 1989

More pics in the set at the link below. Probably not featuring prominently in the list of famous people to die in 2010, Chris Sievey sadly died earlier this year. The character he created, Frank Sidebottom was an entertainer whose material was suitable for all ages, even if everyone didn't "get it". Mark Radcliffe, Caroline Aherne and Chris Evans were all associated with him earlier in his career, and all were far more successful than him. Christopher Mark…

martes 1-09 -joy division

al final parece qe a ian curtis lo mata el mayordomo... Este martes 1 de septiembre!!!! veni a bailar como un epileptico,con toda la alegría de shoy divishon!!. Empezaamos a las 20 hs con las habituales fallas técnicas, despúes algunos cortos y finalmente la pelicula. Se solicita alguna colaboración para la mantención del proyector , del espacio y de lxs que alli moran (sino nos vamos a seguir vistiendo como el orto)