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

Choose from 124 pictures in our Opens 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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Opening of the Franco-British Exhibition - May 1908

Opening of the Franco-British Exhibition - which was opened by George, Prince of Wales (later King George V) on the 14th May 1908. The card shows the Palace of Women's Work, the entrance to Machinery Hall, the British Applied Art Palace and the Court of Honour viewed from Congress Hall. Date: 1908

© Mary Evans / Grenville Collins Postcard Collection

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George, Prince of Wales and wife Mary - British Empire Tour

In 1901, George, Prince of Wales (later King George V) and his wife Mary toured the British Empire. The tour (which included a stop in Australia) was designed by Colonial Secretary Joseph Chamberlain with the support of Prime Minister Lord Salisbury to reward the dominions for their participation in the South African War of 18991902. In Australia, the Duke opened the first session of the Australian Parliament (on 9th May 1901) upon the creation of the Commonwealth of Australia. Date: 1901

© Mary Evans / Grenville Collins Postcard Collection

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Interior of the Mersey Tunnel, Liverpool

King George V opened the Mersey Tunnel called 'Queensway' on 18 July 1934, arranging to drive in the tunnel. Exclusively for vehicles, connecting Liverpool with Birkenhead under the River Mersey. At the time of its construction it was the longest underwater tunnel in the world a title it held for 24 years, and costed a total of 8 million. Photographs here showing (above) the junction with Birkenhead docks branch, (below) a curve that takes four lines of traffic abreast.
18 July 1934

© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans