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Choose from 462 pictures in our Principal collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. Popular choices include Framed Photos, Canvas Prints, Posters and Jigsaw Puzzles. All professionally made for quick delivery.


Panoramic map of Mediterranean by G. H. Davis Featured Print

Panoramic map of Mediterranean by G. H. Davis

A new centre of world alarm during the Second World War: a panoramic map of the Mediterranean, showing the principal bases. The framework of strategy in the Mediterranean: Gibraltar, Toulon, Naples, Malta and Alexandria -- names that have figured in so many wars in the past -- are again being discussed all over the world. This map also shows new key points, such as Rhodes, Izmit and Haifa.
1940

© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans

The General Strike - Government leaders Featured Print

The General Strike - Government leaders

Government leaders during the General Strike: Ministers and Commissioners. 1. Chief Civil Commissioner: Sir W. Mitchell-Thomson, 2. Principal Chief Assistant Commissioner, Mr. A. B. Lowry, 3. Civil Commissioner, London and Home Counties Division: Major W. Cope, 4. Civil Commissioner, Eastern Division: Major Sir Philip Sassoon, 5. Coal-owner's representatives leaving Downing Street: (Left to right) Messrs. W. A. Lee, Evan Williams, Edward Mann, and Guthrie. 6. Civil Commissioner for the North Midland Division: Captain H. Douglas King, 7. The Members of the Coal Commission: (Left to right) Mr. Kenneth Lee, Sir William Beveridge, Sir Herbert Samuel, (Chairman) and Sir Herbert Lawrence. 8. Minister of Labour: Sir Arthur Steel Maitland. 9. Civil Commissioner, Midland Division: Lt. Col. the Hon. G.F. Stanley. 11. Civil Commissioner, North Eastern Division: Captain D. H. Hacking. 12. Parliamentary Secretary to the Department of Mines: Col. G.R. Lane-Fox, 13. Civil Commissioner, South Midland Division: Major Earl Winterton, 14. The Home Secretary: Sir William Joynson-Hicks. In support of a strike by coal miners over the issue of threatened wage cuts, the Trades Union Congress called a General Strike in early May 1926. The strike only involved certain key industrial sectors (docks, electricity, gas, railways) but, in the face of well-organised government emergency measures and lack of real public support, it collapsed after nine days

© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans

Florrie Forde music hall singer 1875-1940 Featured Print

Florrie Forde music hall singer 1875-1940

Florrie Forde (Flora Flanagan) born in Australia, music hall singer known for popular chorus songs, pantomime principal boy. Sang ?It?s a long way to Tipperary? in World War I. Postcard entitled ?Florrie Forde THE original singer of Tipperary?. Wearing glamorous full length, beaded dress with feathered and beaded headdress. Date: circa 1914

© MonoMania Images / Mary Evans Picture Library