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Famed Gallery

Available as Framed Prints, Photos, Wall Art and Gift Items

Choose from 72 pictures in our Famed 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.


Featured Print

Harold Abrahams wins 100m - 1924 Olympics

Harold Maurice Abrahams, CBE, (18991978) - a British athlete of Jewish origin. He was champion in the 100 metres sprint at the 1924 Olympics in Paris (July 7th), France (a feat made legendary in the 1981 movie 'Chariots of Fire'). His time was 10.6 seconds. Jackson Scholz (second from right) was second and Arthur Porritt (far left) was third. The other named athlete was the World Record holder at the time, Charles Paddock. The other two competitors featured were fourth placed Chester Bowman (second left) and sixth placed Loren Murchison (third from right).
1924

© Mary Evans / Grenville Collins Postcard Collection

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The Church of Saint Simeon Stylites, Aleppo, Syria

The Church of Saint Simeon Stylites, northwest of Aleppo, Syria - a Byzantine church, dating back to the 5th century. Built on the site of the pillar of St. Simeon Stylites, a famed hermit monk, the church is popularly known as either Qalaat Semaan, the Fortress of Simeon, Deir Semaan or the 'Monastery of Simeon'. This card shows the Church building, the Baptistry and Hospital. Date: 1899

© Mary Evans / Grenville Collins Postcard Collection

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Switzerland - Grindelwald, the Wetterhorn

Coloured lantern slide of a view of Mount Wetterhorn from the town of Grindelwald. Long famed as a winter tourist destination with slopes for beginners, intermediates and the challenges of the Eiger glacier for the experienced, there are activities for the non-skiers, from tobogganing to groomed winter hiking tracks. It is the usual starting point for ascents of the Eiger and the Wetterhorn.. Slide number 34 of Box 181 entitled 'Swiss No.1'. Date: circa 1890s

© The Boswell Collection, Bexley Heritage Trust / Mary Evans