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Choose from 287 pictures in our Erected 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.

B' Ward, Quex Park VAD Hospital Featured Print

B' Ward, Quex Park VAD Hospital

B' Ward, Quex Park VAD Hospital. This ward was located in one of the galleries of the Powell-Cotton Museum (currently Gallery 2 (2014). Some of the natural history exhibitions can be seen on the walls to the left and right. Behind the screens beyond the beds (labelled 'Plate Glass' was the diorama of mammals from Kashmir, for which this gallery was erected in 1896. It remains today (2014). The hospital staff in the photograph are (left to right) Dr Harry Worthington, Medical Officer; Mary Holmes, Matron; Hilda Stone, VAD Nurse attending to a patient. The photograph was one of a number commissioned by Major Powell-Cotton from AH Siminson, photographer of St Lawrence, Ramsgate. It bears his embossing stamp in the bottom right corner. The Quex Park VAD Hospital opened on 15 October 1914 and closed on 31 January 1919. The hospital was run by Kent/178, the Birchington Detachment. The Commandant was Hannah Powell-Cotton (1881-1964), wife of Major Percy HG Powell-Cotton (1866-1940) of of Quex Park, founder of the Powell-Cotton Museum. Date: 1917

© The Powell-Cotton Museum Collection / Mary Evans Picture Library

Italy - Florence - Triumphal Arch at Porta Gallo Featured Print

Italy - Florence - Triumphal Arch at Porta Gallo

Coloured lantern slide of the Triumphal Arch at Porta San Gallo in Florence. It was erected in 1738 to celebrate the arrival of the Loreno dynasty in Florence. This is identical to 2011.77, except this is the coloured version.. Part of Box 214, Italy Coloured, Boswell Collection. Slide number 23. Date: circa 1890s

© The Boswell Collection, Bexley Heritage Trust / Mary Evans

Russo-Japanese War - Japanese Landing Stage at Chemulpo Featured Print

Russo-Japanese War - Japanese Landing Stage at Chemulpo

Russo-Japanese War - Japanese Landing Stage at Chemulpo (now Incheon, Korea) erected in only eight hours to a state whereupon it could be used to unload heavy transport. Date: circa 1905

© Mary Evans / Grenville Collins Postcard Collection

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