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Locusts Collection

Background imageLocusts Collection: A Plague of Locusts

A Plague of Locusts

Background imageLocusts Collection: Plague of Locusts - Egypt

Plague of Locusts - Egypt

Background imageLocusts Collection: A group of San people harvesting a swarm of

A group of San people harvesting a swarm of
A group of San people (Bushmen) harvesting a swarm of locusts with fire and smoke. Handcoloured copperplate engraving by Roberto Freschi from Giulio Ferrarios Ancient

Background imageLocusts Collection: Scientists examining maps and statistics at the Anti-Locust Research Centre (ALRC)

Scientists examining maps and statistics at the Anti-Locust Research Centre (ALRC), an independent research institute set up by the UK government in 1945

Background imageLocusts Collection: Scientist in a mask, examining locusts in perspex containers at the Anti-Locust Research

Scientist in a mask, examining locusts in perspex containers at the Anti-Locust Research Centre (ALRC), an independent research institute set up by the UK government in 1945

Background imageLocusts Collection: Scientist in a mask, examining a locust in a perspex container at the Anti-Locust

Scientist in a mask, examining a locust in a perspex container at the Anti-Locust Research Centre (ALRC), an independent research institute set up by the UK government in 1945

Background imageLocusts Collection: Scientist at work in the Anti-Locust Research Centre (ALRC)

Scientist at work in the Anti-Locust Research Centre (ALRC), an independent research institute set up by the UK government in 1945

Background imageLocusts Collection: Close-up of a scientist examining and testing a locust at the Anti-Locust Research Centre

Close-up of a scientist examining and testing a locust at the Anti-Locust Research Centre (ALRC), an independent research institute set up by the UK government in 1945

Background imageLocusts Collection: Scientist examining and testing a locust at the Anti-Locust Research Centre (ALRC)

Scientist examining and testing a locust at the Anti-Locust Research Centre (ALRC), an independent research institute set up by the UK government in 1945

Background imageLocusts Collection: Close-up of a scientist examining a locust through a microscope at the Anti-Locust

Close-up of a scientist examining a locust through a microscope at the Anti-Locust Research Centre (ALRC), an independent research institute set up by the UK government in 1945

Background imageLocusts Collection: Scientist examining a locust through a microscope at the Anti-Locust Research Centre

Scientist examining a locust through a microscope at the Anti-Locust Research Centre (ALRC), an independent research institute set up by the UK government in 1945

Background imageLocusts Collection: A Witch Doctor and his bride

A Witch Doctor and his bride
The Witch Doctor pictured is from the Mashlangan tribe, inhabiting the Lydenburg district of the Transvaal Republic. He had claimed to have used his power to rid the plague of locusts that devastated

Background imageLocusts Collection: Locust invasion, Nairobi, Kenya, East Africa

Locust invasion, Nairobi, Kenya, East Africa
Locust invasion in Nairobi, Kenya, East Africa. 1931

Background imageLocusts Collection: 5th trumpet: Locusts. Apocalypse of Angers

5th trumpet: Locusts. Apocalypse of Angers
BATAILLE, Nicolas (14th c.). Fifth Trumpet. The Locusts. 1375 - 1382. The infernal locusts led by Exterminating Angel. Scene of the tapestry number 2 from the series Apocalypse of Angers commissioned

Background imageLocusts Collection: Our government farm - President Cleveland finds an effectual

Our government farm - President Cleveland finds an effectual

Background imageLocusts Collection: Locust on an Arm

Locust on an Arm
A close-up photograph of a locust, sitting on a human arm. Date: 1960s

Background imageLocusts Collection: Dancing Grasshoppers - Russian Postcard

Dancing Grasshoppers - Russian Postcard
A novelty Russian postcard depicting a green grasshopper couple dancing to the tune of a fellow grasshopper playing a fiddle

Background imageLocusts Collection: Locust (Colour Print)

Locust (Colour Print)
locusta sexpunctata (grasshopper of six points)

Background imageLocusts Collection: Insects / Locusts

Insects / Locusts
Iowa farmers light smoke-fires hoping to save their crops from a swarm of locusts

Background imageLocusts Collection: Locust Swarm in Syria

Locust Swarm in Syria
A locust swarm in Syria

Background imageLocusts Collection: Swarm of Locusts

Swarm of Locusts
A locust swarm in Romania


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