Category:The Bassett-Lowke Archive
The Bassett-Lowke Archive at Brighton Toy and Model Museum is currently in storage and not available for viewing.
The museum's plan is to preserve the archive in its current relatively-undisturbed state until it can be the subject of a proper and full digitisation project that will make the archive fully available to researchers and the general public in digital form.
The Bassett-Lowke company clippings archives
- These are the company's own press and advertising cuttings archives, cut and pasted (by Bassett-Lowke) into large-format albums.
- The number of volumes, number of pages, and completeness (or incompleteness) of this collection are currently awaiting assessment.
Bassett-Lowke Catalogues from 1902 to 1960 (an almost complete set)
- These were the annual catalogues passed to retailers. Paperback, approx 50 pages per catalogue. (~2,900 pages in total).
Bassett Lowke Handbooks (around 10 of)
- Hardback, approx. 150 pages per book. (~1,500 pages in total). These are hardback books of promotional items and editorials - they are not strictly advertising, but they are also not "regular" publications like the catalogues.
Bassett-Lowke special publications (two or three)
- Approximately ~150 pages per book (estimated ~450 pages in total) Unknown content, believed to contain mostly colour images.
Media in category ‘The Bassett-Lowke Archive’
The following 8 files are in this category, out of 8 total.
- Bassett-Lowke Archive Preview 005.jpg 431 × 600; 188 KB
- Bassett-Lowke Archive Preview 023.jpg 1,200 × 900; 625 KB
- Bassett-Lowke Archive Preview 074.jpg 1,200 × 900; 638 KB
- Bassett-Lowke Archive Preview 088.jpg 1,200 × 900; 651 KB
- Bassett-Lowke Archive Preview 101.jpg 1,200 × 674; 482 KB
- Bassett-Lowke Archive Preview 104.jpg 1,200 × 1,064; 735 KB
- Bassett-Lowke Archive Preview 105.jpg 1,200 × 900; 606 KB
- Bassett-Lowke Archive Preview 106.jpg 1,200 × 900; 675 KB