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Background imageBringing Collection: A Lakeland Dalesman, Cumbria

A Lakeland Dalesman, Cumbria
A Lakeland Dalesman bringing home a sickly ewe, Cumbria Date: 1936

Background imageBringing Collection: King Victor Emmanuel III

King Victor Emmanuel III
Photographic portrait of Victor Emanuel III, King of Italy (1869-1947). A constitutional monarch, he defied parliamentary majorities in bringing Italy into World War I on the side of the Allies

Background imageBringing Collection: Stork / Baby / Allers Jrnl

Stork / Baby / Allers Jrnl
A stork carrying a baby flies to its destination over snowy rooftops

Background imageBringing Collection: Pyne - Bargemen

Pyne - Bargemen
THAMES BARGE MEN Barges are an essential part of the transport system, bringing coal for fires, hay for horses, by river and canal

Background imageBringing Collection: Sheepdog Trials

Sheepdog Trials. Bringing in the sheep, starting the dog, driving the sheep and finally trying to get them into the pen

Background imageBringing Collection: Sacrifice of Abel and Melchizedek (538-545 AD). Basilica of

Sacrifice of Abel and Melchizedek (538-545 AD). Basilica of
Scene of Abrahams life. Abel and Melchizedek bringing their offerings to the altar (538-545 AD). Basilica of St. Vitale. Presbytery. South wall. Rabenna. Italy

Background imageBringing Collection: Visit to Madeira - The Levada Tunnel

Visit to Madeira - The Levada Tunnel
Black and white lantern slide of men being carried in hammocks out of the entrance of a tunnel built for a levada - an irrigation channel or aqueduct - Visit to Madeira. Part of Box 125 - Madeira

Background imageBringing Collection: An Irish Donkey and Cart Bringing Home the Spuds

An Irish Donkey and Cart Bringing Home the Spuds - a boy is on a donkey and cart, laden with spuds, on a desolate road. (Location: Ireland). Date: circa early 1900s

Background imageBringing Collection: Venus flytrap, Dionaea muscipula

Venus flytrap, Dionaea muscipula. Illustration from John Ellis, Directions for bringing over seeds and plants from the East Indies to which is added

Background imageBringing Collection: Avenant and Dragon

Avenant and Dragon
Avenant confronts a fearsome dragon - fortunately, a helpful owl is bringing him a magic phial, and all are able to live happily ever after, hero and dragon alike

Background imageBringing Collection: Army Service Corps

Army Service Corps
A section of the ARMY SERVICE CORPS bringing up supplies

Background imageBringing Collection: Draycott, Cotswold village, Oldborough Farm, harvest

Draycott, Cotswold village, Oldborough Farm, harvest
Draycott, Cotswold village, Oldborough Farm, Hodgkins family group, bringing in the harvest pre-1915. Date: circa early 1910s

Background imageBringing Collection: Flowers for Grandmother

Flowers for Grandmother

Background imageBringing Collection: Bringing up the Guns

Bringing up the Guns
An Australian battery going into action during World War One. Date: 1920s

Background imageBringing Collection: J R POINSETT 1779-1851

J R POINSETT 1779-1851
JOEL ROBERTS POINSETT American politician and diplomat, first U.S. Minister to Mexico (1825-29), bringing back the flower named for him

Background imageBringing Collection: Raleigh Smoking

Raleigh Smoking
Sir Walter Raleigh, credited with bringing the tobacco habit to Britain, enjoys his pipe

Background imageBringing Collection: Billingsgate / Staniland

Billingsgate / Staniland
Bringing in the days catch and setting out the fish at BILLINGSGATE market

Background imageBringing Collection: The Road to Ascot / 1846

The Road to Ascot / 1846
A sketch on the road to Ascot. The summer of 1846 was a particularly hot one bringing that awful accompaniment - dust !

Background imageBringing Collection: Fresh horses for a stagecoach

Fresh horses for a stagecoach
Bringing fresh horses out of the stable for a stagecoach at a posting inn

Background imageBringing Collection: Bringing Him to the Point - Stephen Gwynns An Irish Horse F

Bringing Him to the Point - Stephen Gwynns An Irish Horse F
Bringing Him to the Point (1898) (Illustration for Stephen Gwynns An Irish Horse Fair, 1901). Thomson, Hugh 1860 - 1920. Date: 1898

Background imageBringing Collection: Kakaraska held, scouts bringing back report under fire, WW1

Kakaraska held, scouts bringing back report under fire, WW1
The Surrey Yeomanry on the Struma Valley Front, Salonika 1917-1918. Kakaraska held, scouts bringing back report under fire, Spring 1918. By Frank Algernon Stewart (1877-1945). 1918

Background imageBringing Collection: Sectional drawing of the Lusitania

Sectional drawing of the Lusitania showing the German U-boat responsible for the torpedo which sunk it in 18 minutes on May 7th 1915, with the loss of 1200 lives

Background imageBringing Collection: Outside the Pub, 1914

Outside the Pub, 1914
A group of drinkers assemble outside the Carpenters Arms pub for a photograph, bringing their glasses with them

Background imageBringing Collection: WW2 - Atlantic Convoy at sea as seen from an escort Corvette

WW2 - Atlantic Convoy at sea as seen from an escort Corvette
WW2 - Between Sunset and Darkness. Atlantic Convoy at sea as seen from an escort Corvette Date: 1941

Background imageBringing Collection: Birthday Greetings Postcard - Cockchafers call on Froggie

Birthday Greetings Postcard - Cockchafers call on Froggie
Birthday Greetings Postcard - Mr and Mrs Cockchafer (May Bugs or Doodlebugs) call on Froggie (who appears to be running an inn or pub) and present him with a bouquet of daisies on his Birthday

Background imageBringing Collection: Bringing ivory to the wagons, South Africa, c. 1863

Bringing ivory to the wagons, South Africa, c. 1863
Engraving from a sketch by Thomas Baines, made while travelling in South Africa with explorer and elephant hunter James Chapman in around 1862-3

Background imageBringing Collection: Junkers G24. Handwritten caption on back of photograph ?

Junkers G24. Handwritten caption on back of photograph ?
Junkers G24. Handwritten caption on back of photograph states: ?German Junkers bringing over bullion. This was the first load by air of the German war debt.?

Background imageBringing Collection: WW2 - The Stuff To Give Em

WW2 - The Stuff To Give Em
A portrait photograph which shows three smiling wartime chefs, bringing food for the Royal Air Force. Date: circa 1940s

Background imageBringing Collection: WW2 Greetings Card, Rear-Guard Action

WW2 Greetings Card, Rear-Guard Action
A WW2 greetings card, the illustration shows a dog wearing a British Army soldier's uniform and tin hat, looking over his shoulder, upon which he carries a Union Jack flag

Background imageBringing Collection: WW2 Greetings Card, R. A. F. Spitfires

WW2 Greetings Card, R. A. F. Spitfires
A WW2 greetings card, Brave and gallant little Spitfires protect us day by day; This one to you comes winging, the best of wishes bringing, may good luck come your way

Background imageBringing Collection: Bringing the gun into firing action, WW1

Bringing the gun into firing action, WW1 Date: circa 1916

Background imageBringing Collection: RMS Titanic officer Charles Lightoller - resignation

RMS Titanic officer Charles Lightoller - resignation
RMS Titanic - Second Officer Charles Lightoller's resignation. Letter from Charles Bartlett, Marine Superintendent of White Star Line, dated 13 February 1920 to Charles Lightoller

Background imageBringing Collection: RMS Titanic - letter to James Moody's sister

RMS Titanic - letter to James Moody's sister
RMS Titanic - highly significant and historically important letter to Sixth Officer James Moody's sister. Dated 7 May 1912

Background imageBringing Collection: Royal Yacht Alberta returning Prince Henry of Battenberg

Royal Yacht Alberta returning Prince Henry of Battenberg
The Royal Yacht Alberta bringing back the body of Prince Henry of Battenberg, who had died of malaria while in Africa. Date: 1896

Background imageBringing Collection: Advert, English Electric, bringing you better living

Advert, English Electric, bringing you better living Date: 1952

Background imageBringing Collection: Bringing Up The Guns

Bringing Up The Guns
An oil painting showing the efforts of a band of soldiers with their horses, pulling some heavy artillery up a slope. Painted by an official Australian war artist. Date: circa 1919

Background imageBringing Collection: The Last Load, Bringing the Harvest Home

The Last Load, Bringing the Harvest Home

Background imageBringing Collection: Christmas Eve in a London Omnibus 1881

Christmas Eve in a London Omnibus 1881
Passengers on a crowed bus in London on Christmas Eve. Date: 1881

Background imageBringing Collection: Rising at four o'clock in the morning everyday, the lone worker goes to the newspaper office to

Rising at four o'clock in the morning everyday, the lone worker goes to the newspaper office to procure a few of the first morning papers allotted to him, at extra charges

Background imageBringing Collection: HERBERT HENRY ASQUITH

HERBERT HENRY ASQUITH (1852 - 1928), Statesman Mr Asquith bringing in the Death Duties Budget of 1907 1907

Background imageBringing Collection: Child Playing Stork bringing baby Children's

Child Playing Stork bringing baby Children's
Child, Playing, Stork, bringing, baby, Children's, Postcard, design, Watercolour, painting, Norah, Ann, Birch, 12022720

Background imageBringing Collection: Captain Hope Johnstone bringing news of the capture of Lucknow

Captain Hope Johnstone bringing news of the capture of Lucknow, Indian Mutiny Date: 1858

Background imageBringing Collection: WW2 era - Comic Postcard - In Convoy

WW2 era - Comic Postcard - In Convoy
The Caption is In Convoy. The convoy system for the merchant ships bringing in vital supples was introduced to counter the German U Boat attacks

Background imageBringing Collection: Advertisement for Walls Sausages depicting a young, married couple about to be served

Advertisement for Walls Sausages depicting a young, married couple about to be served some delicious bangers for dinner by their maid. Date: c.1924

Background imageBringing Collection: Ada Leonora Bowley

Ada Leonora Bowley
Santa bringing gifts to the bedside while a young girl sleeps. Artist: Ada Leonora Bowley. Date: circa 1910

Background imageBringing Collection: WW2 - Corvette on guard - The Battle of the Atlantic

WW2 - Corvette on guard - The Battle of the Atlantic
WW2 - Corvette on guard during The Battle of the Atlantic. Date: 1941

Background imageBringing Collection: WW2 - Corvette Screening Merchantmen from Enemy attacks

WW2 - Corvette Screening Merchantmen from Enemy attacks
WW2 - A corvette screening a convoy of Merchantmen, bringing them safely home protected from enemy attacks. 1941

Background imageBringing Collection: Bringing fish ashore

Bringing fish ashore
A lively catch. Happy children struggling ashore with a netful of fish. Date: circa 1903



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