Photograph album of the work and products of the James Cycle Co. Ltd.

Made:
1940-1949
maker:
James Cycle Company Limited

Includes portrait photographs of company founder Harry James, and engineer and later managing director Frank Kimberley (who was with the company over 50 years); photographs of bicycles and mailnly motorcycles (the earliest being 1900) including advertising illustrations and manual assembly; interior views of works and workshop practices; wartime activity, including manufacture of aeroplane parts and shell and bomb casings (and female operatives); record photos of motorcycles exported to the US and their marketing by distributors S.H. Lynch & Co., New Orleans, c. 1946.

Details

Extent:
250
300
Identifier:
MS/0709