Miscellaneous old photographs from the archives
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Wedding group Birmingham 8th March 1897

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Marriage of Florence Rose Woolman to Harry Statham 19th of July 1904

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Marriage of Florence Rose Woolman to Harry Statham 19th of July 1904. Named

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L to R Fanny Izod & May Percival & Edith Woolman at Woodlands, Olton Road, Shirley, c.1906

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Family of Henry & Elizabeth Woolman at Oakdene c. 1910-14

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Dahlia seedlings growing on the front field on the nursery, with Cardah, Olton Road, Shirley the family home in the background c. 1920

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Sandy Hill Nurseries, Olton Road Shirley, Birmingham about 1925. Making up dahlia orders.

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John F. (Jack) Woolman, Henry Smith, Edith Victoria Woolman (nee. Smith), Lucy Smith (nee. Mugg), Doreen Statham (nee. Woolman) about September 1925

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Golden Wedding of Elizabeth and Henry Woolman 16th July 1926

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Decorated Woolmans lorry for Shirley Carnival c. 1928

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JF Woolman at Cardah, Olton Road, Shirley c. May 1928 with the nursery in the background

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The back garden at 104 Olton Road, Shirley, Birmingham in 1929 before the building of Arnold Grove, houses.

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The back garden at 104 Olton Road, Shirley, Birmingham in summer 1938

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The tennis club at Cardah, Olton Road, Shirley, Birmingham, in summer 1938

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An island group at Southport show, September 1938

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Re-seeding Birmingham City football ground at St. Andrews in September 1938

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A chrysanthemum group at the Royal Horticultural Hall London in November 1938

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A chrysanthemum group at the Royal Horticultural Hall London in November 1938 which won a large gold medal

Poss. Birmingham Nat Hist Soc c. 1939 JF Woolman 2nd row 7th from right

Possibly Birmingham Natural History Society c. 1939. JF Woolman 2nd row 7th from right

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Yellow Duke of Kent Japanese chrysanthemum early 1940's

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Shirley chrysanthemum society show, September 1945

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Fred Baker released 1947 (Purple) Large exhibition indoor Award of Merit

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Southport show September 1948

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Outdoor chrysanthemums, Sandy Hill nursery at Shirley, early 1950's

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Begonias and other plants, early 1950's

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Percy Richards with some chrysanthemum cuttings, 1950's

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Harold Hapgood dressing one of the Japanese chrysanthemums, 1950's

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Midland Group of the National Chrysanthemum Society; annual dinner, 1950's

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Enid Woolman giving out the prizes at the Midland Group dinner, 1950's

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Bristol show c. 1955

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Salmon Una chrysanthemum c. 1957

NCS Early show Sept 1969 LtR JG, J, JF W

John G, John, Jack Woolman at the NCS September show, London 1969

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Exhibition of Begonias

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