Splendida Ltd

  • Reference
      GB 1837 DES/RHZ/1/1/44
  • Dates of Creation
      late 1940s
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      34 pieces

Scope and Content

Brand identity and advertisements for Splendida Shoes, comprising the following materials:

8 proofs of advertisements, several featuring the slogan "star in Splendida" and several copies of one for "Splendida Casuals". These were stored in an envelope with a card annotated by HAR "1940s Splendida shoe ads"

1 advertisement mounted on board.

2 proofs, of the Splendida trademark and a mark for distributors of Splendida shoes.

2 business cards bearing name of G Dannenberg, Managing Director of Splendida Ltd. In an envelope addressed to HAR and postmarked 13 Jan 1948

Splendida company Greetings card for Christmas 1949 and New Year 1950

Small-scale display board for the display of Splendida shoes, indicating where shoes are to be placed. Mounted on cardboard.

3 b/w prints of Splendida stands at trade fairs or exhibitions

1 b/w photograph of a Splendida shoe box

3 b/w photographs of liveried Splendida vans

b/w photograph of a Splendida sandal, cut out probably for use in a design

Part used sheets of display lettering (9 pieces)

Access Information

Researchers wishing to consult the collection should make an appointment. Telephone 44 (0)1273 643217 or email designarchives@brighton.ac.uk.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Paper, card, photographic prints

Archivist's Note

Created by Sue Breakell

Conditions Governing Use

Permission must be sought to publish any material from the collection. Email designarchives@brighton.ac.uk.

Geographical Names