The Frith Blog

Articles, news and opinion from Francis Frith

Wooden desks and inkwells, school milk and The Cane! We remember the best (and worst) of schooldays in the 1950s and 60s.

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A Stylish Summer

Our photos from 1890 to 1960 show how summer fashions have changed since the demure days of bathing machines!

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Can you hear the Ice Cream Van? Memories and images of every child's favourite treat - ice-cream!

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A special new Frame option for our photographs that invites you to add a personal inscription to commemorate a day and event within your Print!

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Frith photos are now available printed directly onto made-to-measure window blinds and available in either a semi-transparent or blackout fabric finish and fully customisable to fit your window and decor at home.

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As the nation is once again in the throws of Wimbledon fever, we draw on our Archive to present a special selection of tennis-themed images.

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