Second round-up of the Special Collections Bradvent Calendar. More info in our previous post.
Fishing by torchlight looks tricky! Christmas card from Japan. Mitrinovic Archive.
Awe-inspiring scenery of Chamonix, from photograph album in the W. Riley Archive
Snow on houses, Richmond Road, during building of Main Building of University of Bradford, circa 1962, University Archive B3
Cycling Santa says giving gift tokens helps the war effort, 1941, Reynolds News
Dales-born photographer Cherry Kearton and friend, Penguin Island
14 Bombing Days till Christmas. The ICDP call for peace in Vietnam, 10 December 1966
Ingleborough in the snow, cover of book by WR Mitchell
Bored on Christmas day? The Doctor’s Visit, a compendium of old games, suggests passing a lighted match around (Jack’s Alive!)
A quirky Sun for the winter solstice, detail from issue of Reason, 1964
Entertainment of … convalescent soldiers, Bradford Technical College, 22 December 1916
We’ll share Part 3 after the New Year!