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Earliest Gallery

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Choose from 85 pictures in our Earliest collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. Popular choices include Framed Photos, Canvas Prints, Posters and Jigsaw Puzzles. All professionally made for quick delivery.

First Authenticated Christmas Tree - Strasbourg Featured Print

First Authenticated Christmas Tree - Strasbourg

Christmas Tree in History and Legend: The Earliest Authenticated Christmas Tree in Strasbourg (at this time in Germany). A merchant of Strasburg (a Mr Forbes) writes of the residents of the city setting up fir trees in their parlours on which to hang paper cut-outs, apples, wafers, sweets etc.. The tree is visible to passers-by out on the street, catching the particular attention of two young children, who look in to admire the decorations. Date: 1605

© Williams College Oxford Programme / Mary Evans Picture Library

Earliest known carved heads in Syria, at Tell Brak Featured Print

Earliest known carved heads in Syria, at Tell Brak

The earliest known carved heads in Syria, found at Tell Brak. This page from the Illustrated London News in May 1939, reporting on excavations at Brak, shows a carved head possibly representing a god, goddess or worshipper. Also shown are two limestone mace heads, a mosaic of clay cones, and two more carved heads. Date: 1939

© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans

Sydney, Australia - Bondi Aquarium Featured Print

Sydney, Australia - Bondi Aquarium

Slide showing a photograph of Bondi Aquarium which opened in 1887 and was Sydney's first coastal amusement park, and one of the earliest in Australia, at Tamarama.. Boswell Collection. Slide number 35. Sydney is the most populous city in Australia and the state capital of New South Wales. It is located on Australia's south-east coast of the Tasman Sea. Date: circa 1890s

© The Boswell Collection, Bexley Heritage Trust / Mary Evans