Skip to main content
emoji_people
Please order early for Christmas to avoid disappointment. More details here...
card_giftcard
sales@mediastorehouse.co.uk
Framed Pictures, Canvas Prints
Posters & Jigsaws since 2004

Messina Gallery

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

Choose from 67 pictures in our Messina 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.


Earthquake - Damage to the Cathedral, Messina, Sicily Featured Print

Earthquake - Damage to the Cathedral, Messina, Sicily

Sicily, Italy - 12th Century Norman Cathedral of Messina badly damaged during an earthquake in 1908. King Conrad is buried inside, alongside several archbishops. The original structure has been rebuilt twice following the earthquake and Allied bombings in 1943. In Messina, 91% of structures were destroyed and 70, 000 residents were killed. Date: 1908

© Mary Evans / Grenville Collins Postcard Collection

John Bull coming to the aid of Victims of Messina Earthquake Featured Print

John Bull coming to the aid of Victims of Messina Earthquake

John Bull coming to the aid of the personification of Italy (Italia Turrita) following the devastating earthquake and tsunami of 27-28th December 1908 at Messina, Sicily, which measured 7.5 on the Richter scale and claimed 100, 000-200, 000 lives in all. In Messina, 91% of structures were destroyed and 70, 000 residents were killed. This card was sent on 7th January 1909, showing the swift reaction by the British to send aid to help the aftermath this terrible event Date: 1909

© Mary Evans / Grenville Collins Postcard Collection

Messina Earthquake - Victor Emmanuel III Featured Print

Messina Earthquake - Victor Emmanuel III

Messina Earthquake - Visit of the King of Italy, Victor Emmanuel III (1869-1947), who assisted the First Aid relief effort. The devastating earthquake and tsunami of 27-28th December 1908 measured 7.5 on the richter scale and claimed 100, 000-200, 000 lives in all. In Messina, 91% of structures were destroyed and 70, 000 residents were killed. Date: 1908

© Mary Evans / Grenville Collins Postcard Collection