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Choose from 129 pictures in our Listen collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. Popular choices include Framed Photos, Canvas Prints, Posters and Jigsaw Puzzles. All professionally made for quick delivery.

Christmas Carols Featured Print

Christmas Carols

A mid-ninteenth century scene showing a Victorian householder with his wife and children standing on their porch listening to carol singers. The young singers are carrying holly and standing in the snow at night. Date: 1850

© Williams College Oxford Programme / Mary Evans Picture Library

Baynes, Carol, Carolling, Carols, Century, Children, Christmas, Family, Historical, History, Holly, Householder, Husband, Listen, Listening, Mid, Night, Ninteenth, Pauline, Singer, Singers, Snow, Sphere, Victorian, Wife, Xmas, Young

Sack of Rome (410) led by Alaric I (ca. 370-410), King of t Featured Print

Sack of Rome (410) led by Alaric I (ca. 370-410), King of t

Sack of Rome (410) led by Alaric I (ca. 370-410), King of the Visigoths (395-410), during the reign of Emperor Honorius. It was a decisive event in the decline of the Roman Empire. Colored engraving

© Thaliastock / Mary Evans

410, 5th, Age, Alaric, Ancient, Army, Attack, August, Camp, Century, City, Colored, Decline, Defeat, Defeated, Emperor, Empire, Engraving, Fall, Historical, History, Honorius, Italian, Italy, King, Lance, Lancer, Leader, Listen, Listener, Listening, Roman, Rome, Sack, Sandal, Seated, Siege, Soldier, Speak, Speaker, Speaking, Tent, Troop, Visigoths, Western

Quex Ambulance Q.2 used as a selling booth Featured Print

Quex Ambulance Q.2 used as a selling booth

Quex Ambulance Q.2 being used as a selling booth during War Weapons Week in Birchington. Major Powell-Cotton (in Homberg hat) is speaking to one of the women at the table, a man standing on the steps of the vehicle is turning to listen to him. A VAD nurse, wearing an overcoat, is standing near. Children are standing along both sides of the shot - small boys in flat caps, a girl in a bonnet. The purpose of War Weapons Week, which was held in many localities, was to raise money for the purpose of biuying military weapons for the war effort. Thje aim in Birchington was to raise enough money to buy an aeroplane. The event raised over 10, 000. This photograph is in the archive collection related to the Quex Park VAD Hospital. 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: 1918

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