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Photo Memories Organisation

Photographs to fall in love with....

Ward Philipson Photo Memories

You have discovered a most interesting treasure – trove of historic photographs. We all enjoyed your relaxed and humorous presentation of your unique collection

S.J, Durham U3A

Many thanks for a marvellous talk and slide show. It was very entertaining and I know that everyone thoroughly enjoyed it.

J.C.C, Rotary Club of Newcastle upon Tyne

thank you for your excellent presentation. We all enjoyed the slides and the entertaining way you explained the views. We also enjoyed looking at the familiar areas of the north as they were in the previous centuries

A.H. J, Felton & Thirston

I would like to thank you so much for a thoroughly enjoyable nostalgic evening, many thanks.

M H, Wingate W.I.

It’s fantastic and gives a diverse insight into how the North East worked, played and lived. I for one have never seen another site like it, please keep up the good work.

B.H. Sunderland

Thanks for an excellent evening and I hope it will be not too long before you return to Durham Photographic Society.

J.A, Durham Photographic society

thank you for a most enjoyable & interesting evening.

A.V.E, Belmont Townswomen’s Guild

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Nostalgic Views Of the North

Centuries of photographs, views, etching and engravings...

'Saving and Sharing the Unique Collection' the Ward Philipson photographic archive here for you to view.

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Latest News / Events Diary. 

Help us to identify or add details to the 10.000+ images on this site. Since May 2014 we have concentrated in trying to get a wide range of images restored and uploaded onto the collections page to try and show the vast array of subjects the images cover. Your kind comments and enthusiasm is very much appreciated, they motivate us to continue the mammoth task which still is ahead.  The images now include views,  places, industry and people from the whole North East region. 'Nostalgic Newsletter' link now available.

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  Books, Prints and Postcards.

A great gift with our 'SPECIAL SUMMER OFFER' - 'Nostalgic Views of the North'- Third Selection of Work - Order your copy now with our special discount offer price. FREE post and packing! Books 1 and 2 now sold out, buy Book 3 while we have stock.

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Images have been utilised by many local and national organisations throughout the world being featured in publications, exhibitions, television, theatre and events. See the list of satisfied customers who have supported our project.

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