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

Choose from 179 pictures in our Forced 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.

Recruiting poster for the 7th Regiment of Light Dragoons Featured Print

Recruiting poster for the 7th Regiment of Light Dragoons

Recruiting poster for the 7th (or The Queen?s Own) Regiment of (Light Dragoons), 1809.The 7th (or The Queen?s Own) Regiment of (Light Dragoons) had served in Sir John Moore?s Spanish campaign of 1808-1809. His army was forced to retreat and was evacuated by sea from Corunna in Jan 1809. The regiment suffered heavy casualties in the campaign and 70 more men were lost when the troopship taking them home was shipwrecked off the Cornish coast. On its return to England the regiment began recruiting to replace the losses. Date: 1809

© The National Army Museum / Mary Evans Picture Library

Duchess of Gloucesters penance Featured Print

Duchess of Gloucesters penance

Eleanor, Duchess of Gloucester (1400-1452). Having consulted astrologers to divine the future, they predicted that Henry VI would suffer a life-threatening illness, a finding that caused him great unease. She and co-conspirators were arrested. She was forced to do penance, divorce her husband and was condemned to life imprisonment. Date: 19th century

© Mary Evans / Peter & Dawn Cope Collection Mary Evans / Peter & Dawn Cope Collection

Edwardian boy Featured Print

Edwardian boy

Edwardian boy identified by the photographer as Jack Cooke, visiting the Battersby family, hatmakers of Stockport. Well-dressed though he is, his expression shows that children on forced visits to friends have not changed in over 100 years! Date: 1906

© The Battersby Collection / Mary Evans Picture Library

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