Member of the Volunteer Womens Militia, Madrid; Spanish Civ
Photograph of one of the members of the Volunteer Women's Militia, pictured in Madrid, 1936. Militias, such as this one, performed valuable service for the Republican Government in the Spanish Civil War.
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Saint Clare and Sisters
CLARA (Clare) of ASSISI Italian friend and follower of Francesco d'Assisi, she founded the order of 'Poor Clares' : she performed several useful miracles.
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Jack in the Green 1872
'Jack-in-the-Green' is performed outside Montagu House, Portman Square, London. The house was originally built in 1782 for Elizabeth Montagu, a noted social figure
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