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Barricades Gallery

Available as Framed Prints, Photos, Wall Art and Gift Items

Choose from 70 pictures in our Barricades collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. Popular choices include Framed Prints, Canvas Prints, Posters and Jigsaw Puzzles. All professionally made for quick delivery.

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Belfast riots, August 1920

A double page spread from the Illustrated London News, reporting on rioting in Belfast that began on the night of the 23rd August, and continued for a week. The feature is entitled "The worst rioting in the history of Belfast disturbances, which causes 500, 000 damage".Armoured cars and Lewis guns were used to quell the factions, with barbed wire barricades erected in the streets. Pubs and shops were set alight, and effigies were hung from lamposts by Unionists. Date: August 1920

© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans

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WWII - Barricade on Rue Saint-Jacques - Liberation of Paris

"Man the barricades!" This cry which rang out on Monday, August 21st, 1944. Here is the barricade of the Rue Saint Jacques adorned with portraits of Hitler and Goering in readiness for the battle for the Liberation of Paris. Date: 1944

© Mary Evans / Grenville Collins Postcard Collection

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The Edge of the American Sector, Berlin, 1949

Photograph showing German men and women removing the rubble barricades between the American Sector and the Soviet Sector of Berlin at the end of the Berlin Blockade, May 1949. Between April 1948 and May 1949 Josef Stalin, leader of the USSR, imposed a land blockade on supplies from Western Europe to West Berlin. In response the British and American governments organised an enormous airlift to supply food and other essentials to the 2.5 million inhabitants of West Berlin. After a year Stalin conceded defeat and lifted the blockade.

© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans