Fraud Blocker Skip to main content

General Elections Collection

"Capturing the Essence of General Elections

Background imageGeneral Elections Collection: Winston Churchill is seen with his wife Clementine Churchill at Leicester where he was

Winston Churchill is seen with his wife Clementine Churchill at Leicester where he was adopted as Liberal candidate for the West Division. November 1923

Background imageGeneral Elections Collection: Labour leader Neil Kinnock and his wife Glenys on the campaign trail ahead of the 1992

Labour leader Neil Kinnock and his wife Glenys on the campaign trail ahead of the 1992 General Election. 17th March 1992

Background imageGeneral Elections Collection: Neil Kinnock launches the Labour Party manifesto 'It

Neil Kinnock launches the Labour Party manifesto "It
Neil Kinnock launches the Labour Party manifesto " Its Time to Get Britain Working Again". 18th March 1992

Background imageGeneral Elections Collection: 1997 General Election Labour Victory party at The Royal Festival Hall

1997 General Election Labour Victory party at The Royal Festival Hall. Tony Blair and Cherie Blair on stage. May 1997

Background imageGeneral Elections Collection: New Prime Minister Tony Blair waving to crowds outside number 10 Downing Street after

New Prime Minister Tony Blair waving to crowds outside number 10 Downing Street after the Labour Party victory in the General Election. Picture taken: 2nd May 1997

Background imageGeneral Elections Collection: New Prime Minister Tony Blair waving to crowds outside number 10 Downing Street after

New Prime Minister Tony Blair waving to crowds outside number 10 Downing Street after the Labour Party victory in the General Election. Picture taken: 2nd May 1997

Background imageGeneral Elections Collection: A Pretty Independent Print (engraving)

A Pretty Independent Print (engraving)
605250 A Pretty Independent Print (engraving) by English School, (18th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: Uain Glory: A Pretty Independent Print)

Background imageGeneral Elections Collection: Nomination of candidates for Westminster at the hustings (engraving)

Nomination of candidates for Westminster at the hustings (engraving)
614521 Nomination of candidates for Westminster at the hustings (engraving) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: The General Election)

Background imageGeneral Elections Collection: Tower Hamlets Election (engraving)

Tower Hamlets Election (engraving)
614476 Tower Hamlets Election (engraving) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: Tower Hamlets Election - the hustings at Stepney Green, London)

Background imageGeneral Elections Collection: Greenwich Election (engraving)

Greenwich Election (engraving)
614514 Greenwich Election (engraving) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: Greenwich Election: the hustings, London, during the 1852 General Election)

Background imageGeneral Elections Collection: The Finsbury Election (engraving)

The Finsbury Election (engraving)
614478 The Finsbury Election (engraving) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: Finsbury Election: the hustings at Clerkenwell Green, London: the nomination)

Background imageGeneral Elections Collection: City of London Election in Guildhall (engraving)

City of London Election in Guildhall (engraving)
614477 City of London Election in Guildhall (engraving) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: City of London Election in Guildhall: Lord John Russell)

Background imageGeneral Elections Collection: Tierneys Election Triumph (engraving)

Tierneys Election Triumph (engraving)
605084 Tierneys Election Triumph (engraving) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: Citizen T_rn_y drawn by the Populace through the Borough to the Grove House at)

Background imageGeneral Elections Collection: Voters coming to the poll (engraving)

Voters coming to the poll (engraving)
614500 Voters coming to the poll (engraving) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: The General Election: voters coming to the poll)

Background imageGeneral Elections Collection: Scenes from the elections (engraving)

Scenes from the elections (engraving)
614499 Scenes from the elections (engraving) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: Scenes from the elections)

Background imageGeneral Elections Collection: The General Elections in France (engraving)

The General Elections in France (engraving)
1046624 The General Elections in France (engraving) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: The General Elections in France)

Background imageGeneral Elections Collection: Winston Churchill leaving Buckingham Palace in an open top car after receiving the seal

Winston Churchill leaving Buckingham Palace in an open top car after receiving the seal of the Chancellor of the Exchequer from the King after the Labour Government was defeated by the conservatives

Background imageGeneral Elections Collection: Winston Churchill with his wife Clementine Churchill during the Abbey by election 1924

Winston Churchill with his wife Clementine Churchill during the Abbey by election 1924 is handed a leaflet by a man March 1924

Background imageGeneral Elections Collection: Winston Churchill is seen with his wife Clementine Churchill in an open topped car

Winston Churchill is seen with his wife Clementine Churchill in an open topped car signing his autograph for the people of Epping. October 1924

Background imageGeneral Elections Collection: 1997 General Election Labour Victory party. Tony Blair and Cherie Blair on stage holding

1997 General Election Labour Victory party. Tony Blair and Cherie Blair on stage holding each other. May 1997

Background imageGeneral Elections Collection: 1997 General Election Labour Victory party at the Royal Festival Hall

1997 General Election Labour Victory party at the Royal Festival Hall. Tony Blair meets his supporters. May 1997

Background imageGeneral Elections Collection: 1997 General Election Labour Victory party at The Royal Festival Hall

1997 General Election Labour Victory party at The Royal Festival Hall. Tony Blair and Cherie Blair on stage. May 1997

Background imageGeneral Elections Collection: Winston Churchill British Prime Minister with wife Clementine Churchill about to board a

Winston Churchill British Prime Minister with wife Clementine Churchill about to board a train. November 1923

Background imageGeneral Elections Collection: Winston Churchill MP at Leicester where he was adopted as Liberal candidate for the West

Winston Churchill MP at Leicester where he was adopted as Liberal candidate for the West Division with unnamed man wearing tweed suit and flat cap. November 1923

Background imageGeneral Elections Collection: Winston Churchill is seen driving to Buckingham Palace to recieve the seal of

Winston Churchill is seen driving to Buckingham Palace to recieve the seal of the Chancellor of the Exchequer from the King after the Labour Government was defeated by the conservatives. November 1924

Background imageGeneral Elections Collection: The General Elections in France, 1889: Boulevards in the Evening, the Vote, the Eve

The General Elections in France, 1889: Boulevards in the Evening, the Vote, the Eve of the Elections, a Political Meeting, the Billstickers Preparing for the Days Work


All Professionally Made to Order for Quick Shipping

"Capturing the Essence of General Elections: A Glimpse into Political History" Step back in time to witness the fervor and excitement that surrounded general elections throughout history. In 1992, Labour leader Neil Kinnock and his wife Glenys embarked on a spirited campaign trail, rallying supporters with their unwavering determination. Meanwhile, Winston Churchill stood tall alongside his beloved wife Clementine at Leicester, where he captivated audiences with his charismatic presence. Fast forward to more recent times when Tony Blair emerged as the new Prime Minister. The nation erupted in jubilation as Blair waved to adoring crowds outside number 10 Downing Street, symbolizing a fresh chapter for Britain's political landscape. Delving further into the past through intricate engravings, we catch glimpses of historical election moments etched forever in time. From witnessing candidates being nominated at hustings for Westminster to observing Tower Hamlets Election unfold before our eyes – these images paint a vivid picture of democracy in action. The engravings also transport us to Greenwich Election and The Finsbury Election; scenes filled with anticipation and hope as voters exercise their right to choose their representatives. Guildhall becomes an epicenter for democratic decision-making during City of London Election while Tierneys' triumph showcases the power of individual voices shaping collective outcomes. Finally, we are reminded that elections are not just about politicians but also about people – ordinary citizens exercising their civic duty. Engraved depictions capture voters flocking towards polling stations eagerly participating in this cornerstone event that shapes our society. General elections encapsulate both grandeur and intimacy; they embody the essence of democracy itself - a celebration of choice and collective voice. As we reflect upon these captivating moments from history, let us remember that each election is an opportunity for progress and change - an invitation for every citizen to shape their nation's destiny through casting their vote.