The pawnshop as a last resource
This illustration shows a poor family, the wife holding a baby, two children and her husband. The pawnbroker examines a ring they have just given him. A poor older woman enters the shop in the background.
© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans
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Cousin Kate by Hubert Henry Davies
Cousin Kate by Hubert Henry Davies. First produced at the Haymarket Theatre on 18th June 1903. Directed by Percy Hutchison, with arrangement by Messrs. Harrison and Maude. Kate sees Heath about to enter through the window. The caption reads, What are you doing here? You shouldnt have followed me. See the same undated David Allen catalogue no. 710 (18-sheet). Date: 1903 ?
© The Michael Diamond Collection / Mary Evans Picture Library
Solemn and peaceful entrance of the Army of the
Solemn and peaceful entrance of the Army of the Three Guarantees in the Capital of Mexico. After the signing of the Treaty of Cordoba with Spain, the army led by AgustIturbide enters the city on September 27, 1821, one day before the writing of the Act of Independence of Mexico. Anonymous work of 19th century. Painting.
© J. Bedmar/Iberfoto/Mary Evans