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Choose from 235 pictures in our Gathered 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.


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Queen Victoria's children at Coburg 1865

A photo of all nine of Queen Victoria's children taken in Coburg in August 1865 at Rosenau, where the Royal family had gathered for the unveiling of a statue of Prince Albert. Left to right: Leopold (who had fallen on the Royal Yacht on the way to Germany and injured his knee. He was unable to stand - hence the chair), Louise, Beatrice, Alice, Bertie (later Edward VII), Arthur (on the ground), Vicky, Alfred and Helena.

© Charlotte Zeepvat/ILN/Mary Evans Picture Library

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Patients and nurses in garden at Quex Park

A group of patients and nuses gathered in the garden at Quex Park, beside the buildings of the Powell-Cotton Museum. The men include Australian and Scottish soldiers. All are wearing the blue serge jacket and trousers of the patients' uniform of 'hospital blues'. A white shirt and red tie completed the uniform, but these men are wearing a variety of shirts and ties. On the right a patient is sitting in a cane Bath Chair. On the left a patient is lying in a four=wheeled cane bed. The patient sitting in the middle on thr ground has in front of him a small 'mascot' figure on which a regimental cap has been placed. 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 Quex Park, founder of the Powell-Cotton Museum. Major Powell-Cotton was the VAD Transport Officer for the Isle of Thanet area, responsible for organising the transport of patients from the stations to the local hospitals. Date: circa 1916

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

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Armistics Day 1918 Patients and Staff at Quex Park

Patients and Staff of the Quex Park VAD Hospital on Armistice Day 1918. They are gathered in front of Quex House. With them are Major PHG Powell-Cotton and his wife Hannah, together with their four children. Some of the Quex House domestic staff are also in the photograph. Hannah Powell-Cotton has her son Christopher (1918-2006) on her knee. Diana Powell-Cotton (1908-1988) is standing behind the Major. A patient sitting to Hannah's right is holding Antoinette Powell-Cotton (1913-1996). Mary Powell-Cotton (1911-1998) is standing behind her mother.Jack Hedge, the Hospital's Masseur, is standing on the back row (wearing all white uniform). Camille Van Dyck is standing in the centre of the back row, immediately behind Major Powell-Cotton. He was a Belgian soldier and a patient in the hospital in 1914. He had been struck dumb through shock and remained at the hospital working as an orderly. Sitting, second from the right, is Mary Marlowe, an Australian actress and novelist who worked at the Hospital from 1917. She is wearing a small Australian flag. Seated on the ground, fourth from the right, is Fanny Watson. She has three white service stripes on her right arm, indicating length of service. 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 Quex Park, founder of the Powell-Cotton Museum. Date: 1918

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