The Empire to Commonwealth Project

Pictures of Empire

A  range of pictures from http://www.britishempire.co.uk/ , http://www.flickr.net/ , http://www.literacly.org/ , http://www.southbankpublishing.com/ and http://www.fmft.net/ show how the British Empire's products, services and goods were promoted and encouraged. 

 

 

 1905 Postcard

 1962 Empire Games

 

 

 Canada congratulates her Queen

British Empire Exhibition 

 

 

Huntley Biscuits with french 'Angleterre' 

 Advance Australia with King George V & Queen Mary

 

 

Colonists and Convicts - Australia 

New South Wales Government Gazette 

 

 

John Brown of USA with the Empire's Britannia 

 British Troops in Afghanistan

 

 

Buy Empire Goods from Homes & Overseas 

 Canadian Railway Expansion

 

 

Colonial Police 

Imperial Durbar at Delhi 

 

 

 The Empire Figures of History (1)

 The Empire Figures of History (2)

 

 

 A better Government for India - End of East India Company

Empire Day - 24th May 

 

 

 Growing Market for our goods

 Another Huntleys Biscuits - 'Autriche'

 

 

 The Empire's Lion

Leaving Ireland 

 

 

 New Zealand's Heroic Record

 Emmigration to South Australia

 

 

 The British Empire of Nationalities

The Empire Shop 

 

 

Wright's Coal Tar Soap 

Lord Kitchener 

 

 

 Buying Tea

United We Stand 

  

 Our Country - Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland

courtesy of Glenn Baker

Eaton's 1918 Catalogue Cover, Canada

courtesy of James Alcock

 LARGER IMAGES:

 

A Map of the British Empire 

 

1936 - A year of 3 Kings 

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