Poster advertising trains to the Cote d'Azur
Poster for French railways, advertising services to the Cote d'Azur, with its warm winters and dry summers. Trains call at Menton, Monte Carlo, Nice, Juan les Pins, Cannes, St Raphael, Hyeres, Toulon and Marseille.
© Mary Evans Picture Library/ONSLOW AUCTIONS LIMITED
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Marseilles, France - French Navy armoured ship
Marseilles, France - the French Navy's armoured cruiser, Ernest-Renan, at sea. The ship was built at the beginning of the 20th century and was used during WWI in the hunt for the German battleship Goeben, as well as during the Austro-Hungarian Naval blockade, the Battle of Antivari and the seizure of Corfu in 1916.
© The Roseries Collection / Mary Evans Picture Library
Arrival of Indian troops in Marseilles, France, 1914
The arrival of the Indian Expeditionary Force in France in 1914 : how the Sikhs and Gurkhas travelled 4500 miles from India to Marseilles. The arrival of the Indian troops at the camp at Marseilles. Date: 1914
© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans
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