Horse-drawn steamer leaving headquarters 1900
Call-out in the streets of London, a horse-drawn steamer leaving the headquarters of the London Fire Brigade, with a group of passers-by watching. Date: 1900
© Mary Evans Picture Library
1900, 1900s, Appliance, Appliances, Brass, Brigade, Call, Drawn, Fire, Firefighter, Firefighting, Fireman, Firemen, Headquarter, Headquarters, Helmet, Horse, Horsed, Hq, Leaving, Lfb, London, Londons, Powered, Pump, Pumper, Pumps, Service, Steam, Steamer, Victorian, Working
Morocco, Casablanca - Call to Prayer
General View taken from a Casablanca Mosque, with a young Muslim man giving the call to prayer. Casablanca is in western Morocco, located on the Atlantic Ocean. The capital of the Greater Casablanca region, Casablanca retains its historic position as the main industrial zone of the country.
© Mary Evans / Grenville Collins Postcard Collection
Africa, African, Call, Casa Blanca, Historical, History, Islam, Moroccan, Morocco, Mosque, Muezzin, Muslim, North, Prayer, Religion
Call to Arms by David Wright
Call to Arms by David Wright, showing a model removing her army uniform. Wright produced a series of over 160 illustrations or 'pin-ups' for 'The Sketch' during the 1940's. David Wright's 'Lovelies' proved hugely popular and adorned practically every military mess, bunker, dormitory or club room in the country during World War II.
© Estate of David Wright/ILN/Mary Evans Picture Library