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Background imageProviding Collection: Morden College

Morden College
Built by sir John Morden, a Turkey merchant, circa 1700, to house decayed merchants and still providing a home for people in unfortunate circumstances

Background imageProviding Collection: Hey Diddle Diddle

Hey Diddle Diddle
Is the cow jumping over the moon as a result of the cats fiddling, or is the cat simply providing a musical accompaniment to the cows feat ? Difficult questions

Background imageProviding Collection: West Derby Union, Liverpool - Belmont Road workhouse

West Derby Union, Liverpool - Belmont Road workhouse
The Belmont Road workhouse opened in 1890 by Liverpools West Derby Union. It catered primarily for able-bodied inmates and vagrants, providing daily out-relief in return for manual labour. Date: 1925

Background imageProviding Collection: Herne Bay, the Pier

Herne Bay, the Pier
Steam and sailing vessels pass the remarkably long pier at Herne Bay, Kent, providing plenty of healthy exercise for visitors

Background imageProviding Collection: Festival Pleasure Garden

Festival Pleasure Garden
Aerial view of the the Festival pleasure gardens in Battersea Park providing entertainment, relaxation and refreshment for all during the 1951 Festival of Britain

Background imageProviding Collection: Interior, Birmingham Railway Station

Interior, Birmingham Railway Station
Passengers await their train beneath Birmingham Stations soaring canopy, upheld by a lattice of girders providing a wide span over the tracks

Background imageProviding Collection: DIVINA COMMEDIA / DANTE

DIVINA COMMEDIA / DANTE
Here the rocky precipice hurls forth redundant flames: angels are prevented from providing succour to the souls of the precipice. Date: First published: 1307-21?

Background imageProviding Collection: The Princess Mary Caravan. The Girls Friendly Society supported young women by help in

The Princess Mary Caravan. The Girls Friendly Society supported young women by help in finding work, providing hostels etc

Background imageProviding Collection: HMS Argus 149

HMS Argus 149
Royal Navy - HMS Argus 149, an aircraft carrier, seen in March 1939. Argus served from 1918 to 1944. After commissioning, the ship was involved for several years in the development of the optimum

Background imageProviding Collection: WW2 - Sunderland Flying Boats

WW2 - Sunderland Flying Boats
A photograph taken by engines of a British WW2 Short Sunderland flying boat, providing a view of other aircraft of the type, flying over the channel. Date: circa 1940s

Background imageProviding Collection: WW2, Homes For Evacuated Children

WW2, Homes For Evacuated Children
This illustration shows a mother providing meals and a place to live for poor children who have been rendered homeless by WW2 raids. Date: circa 1941

Background imageProviding Collection: WW2, Elizabeth Anne

WW2, Elizabeth Anne
This illustration depicts a girl named Elizabeth Anne, providing a delicious pastry for the boy policeman, who is helping with the war effort. Date: circa 1940s

Background imageProviding Collection: Proposed House Near Esher, Surrey

Proposed House Near Esher, Surrey
Some architectural drawings which show the designs for the proposed erection of a house near Esher, Surrey, providing views of the entrance and garden fronts. Date: early 1900s

Background imageProviding Collection: Sheepways, Willesborough, Kent

Sheepways, Willesborough, Kent
An architectural drawing providing a bird's eye view of Sheepways, a property in Willesborough, Lees, Kent, focusing on various additions to be made. Date: early 1900s

Background imageProviding Collection: Modernist House At Ewell, Surrey

Modernist House At Ewell, Surrey
A pair of photographs providing different angles to a modernist house located at Ewell, Surrey, designed in 1936 by architects John Izod and A. V. Pilichowski. Date: circa 1937

Background imageProviding Collection: Exeter College, Oxford

Exeter College, Oxford
A reproduction print from an original copper engraving in 1675 by David Loggan, providing a view of Exeter College, Oxford, where in 1853

Background imageProviding Collection: Turkey. Istanbul. The aqueduct of Uzunkemer

Turkey. Istanbul. The aqueduct of Uzunkemer
Ottoman Empire. Turkey. Constantinople (today Istanbul). The aqueduct of Uzunkemer near Belgrade Forest. It is an Ottoman aqueduct bridge on the northern branch of the Kirkcesme Supply System

Background imageProviding Collection: The Bridge At Cahors

The Bridge At Cahors
An oil painting which looks across the Lot river, providing a view of the Pont Valentre, a medieval bridge with three towers, situated in Cahors, southern France

Background imageProviding Collection: Wind

Wind
A landscape oil painting of some green trees, swaying heavily in the wind, providing an atmospheric feeling of movement. Date: circa 1917

Background imageProviding Collection: Sunset At Sea

Sunset At Sea
A panoramic seascape painting of a sunset, providing a shimmering line of light reflecting in the water, narrowly missing a white sail boat in the distance. Date: circa 1916

Background imageProviding Collection: Turkey. Istanbul. Aqueduct of Uzunkemer near Belgrade Forest

Turkey. Istanbul. Aqueduct of Uzunkemer near Belgrade Forest
Ottoman Empire. Turkey. Constantinople (today Istanbul). The aqueduct of Uzunkemer near Belgrade Forest. It is an Ottoman aqueduct bridge on the northern branch of the Kirkcesme Supply System

Background imageProviding Collection: Admiralty Arch

Admiralty Arch
An oil painting of Admiralty Arch, providing road and pedestrian access between The Mall and Trafalgar Square in London, England

Background imageProviding Collection: Lockheed T-33A-5-LO 1923

Lockheed T-33A-5-LO 1923
Portuguese Air Force - Lockheed T-33A-5-LO 1923 (msn 580-1269, ex 57-540), at a European fighter meet, providing air-air gunnery target services

Background imageProviding Collection: Lockheed PV-2 Harpoon

Lockheed PV-2 Harpoon
United States Navy - Lockheed PV-2 Harpoon from St.Louis Naval Air Station providing shelter during a downpour at an airshow in the US. Date: circa 1950

Background imageProviding Collection: Mrs Robert Hudson wife of Minister of Agriculture and member of the Women's Voluntary Service

Mrs Robert Hudson wife of Minister of Agriculture and member of the Women's Voluntary Service, in East End, London. Giving out hundreds of articles of clothing

Background imageProviding Collection: Cattle Trough

Cattle Trough
A large drinking fountain in metropolitan district, erected by the Drinking Fountain and Cattle Trough Association in 1868, providing water to horses, oxen, sheep, dogs and humans. Date: 1868

Background imageProviding Collection: Queen Marys visit to the Duke and Duchess ofNorthumberland

Queen Marys visit to the Duke and Duchess ofNorthumberland: boating to The Hermitage along the River Coquet, with Warkworth Castle providing a spectacular backdrop Date: 1924

Background imageProviding Collection: Sir Hans Sloane

Sir Hans Sloane, 1st Baronet (1660-1753), a British physician, naturalist and collector noted for bequeathing his collection of 71, 000 items to the British nation

Background imageProviding Collection: Meridionali Ro. 37

Meridionali Ro. 37
(ex Regia Aeronautica) - Meridionali Ro.37, providing shelter for British servicemen after capture in the Libyan campaign, circa 1942. Date: circa 1942

Background imageProviding Collection: Lockheed P-3A Orion 151370

Lockheed P-3A Orion 151370
Unites States Navy - Lockheed P-3A Orion 151370 (base code LL, call-sigh 24 ), of VP-30. This P-3A was later converted to TP-3A

Background imageProviding Collection: Hurel-Dubois HD. 34 F-AZNH

Hurel-Dubois HD. 34 F-AZNH
Hurel-Dubois HD.34 F-AZNH (msn 01, formerly F-BHOO) providing shelter at an air display. Previously one of eight operated by the Institut Geographique Nationale (IGN) from Creil. Date: circa 2003

Background imageProviding Collection: Foster General Purpose Engine 14422 with threshing machine

Foster General Purpose Engine 14422 with threshing machine
Maker: William Foster & Co. of Lincoln Type: General Purpose Engine Number: 14422 Built: 1924 Registration: CT 6708 Cylinders: Single Nhp: 7 Providing power for a threshing machine. Date: 1970s-1980s

Background imageProviding Collection: Truckers Leave Diner Date: 1950

Truckers Leave Diner Date: 1950

Background imageProviding Collection: BELGIAN TRAFFIC POLICE

BELGIAN TRAFFIC POLICE
A policeman with a white helmet and parasol! Belgium has protected her point traffic policemen from the sun by providing them with white helmets and wide umbrellas! Date: 1930s

Background imageProviding Collection: BANQUET BESIDE A WAR

BANQUET BESIDE A WAR
A group of gentlemen partake of splendid wines and victuals at a banquet whilst a major battle takes place outside, providing ample topics for conversation. Date: 16th century

Background imageProviding Collection: SEINE MASCARET (P. PARIS)

SEINE MASCARET (P. PARIS)
The mascaret on the Seine, at Caudebec-en-Caux, is amplified by the equinoctial tides, providing a remarkable spectacle Date: September 1903

Background imageProviding Collection: Tobacconist shop 1861

Tobacconist shop 1861
Tobacconists shop, Paris, providing customers with Duchamp & Trouillets gas-powered cigar-lighting apparatus. Date: 1861

Background imageProviding Collection: A de Havilland Supermunk - G-AOSU

A de Havilland Supermunk - G-AOSU
A de Havilland Supermunk (G-AOSU) glider tug, of the Royal Air Force Gliding & Soaring Association (RAFGSA). The RAFGSA, provides adventure training in gliding for all three services

Background imageProviding Collection: A de Havilland Supermunk (G-AOSU) glider tug of the RAFGSA

A de Havilland Supermunk (G-AOSU) glider tug of the RAFGSA
A de Havilland Supermunk (G-AOSU) glider tug, of the Royal Air Force Gliding and Soaring Association (RAFGSA). the RAFGSA, provides adventure training in gliding for all three services

Background imageProviding Collection: The Princess Mary Caravan - The Caravaners at work. The Girls Friendly Society supported

The Princess Mary Caravan - The Caravaners at work. The Girls Friendly Society supported young women by help in finding work, providing hostels etc

Background imageProviding Collection: Two women on the Beach - Summer season at Deauville

Two women on the Beach - Summer season at Deauville, Normandy, France - the rush sun hat is providing necessary protection against the heat of the rays... Date: 1925

Background imageProviding Collection: Hershey Chocolate Company, Hershey, Pennsylvania, USA

Hershey Chocolate Company, Hershey, Pennsylvania, USA
Hershey Inn, Hershey Chocolate Company Factory, Hershey, Pennsylvania, USA. Providing apartment accommodation for some of the workers at the plant. Date: circa 1907

Background imageProviding Collection: State of Oklahoma, USA - Spavinaw Dam, Tulsa

State of Oklahoma, USA - Spavinaw Dam, Tulsa - providing Oklahomas Water Supply. Date: circa 1940

Background imageProviding Collection: Stephen Dugdale, Informe

Stephen Dugdale, Informe
STEPHEN DUGDALE - Informer during the Popish Plot, claiming knowledge of a Catholic conspiracy but providing dubious and inconsistent testimony. Date: 1640 - 1683

Background imageProviding Collection: Unformed full length image of the Maharajah of Gwalior

Unformed full length image of the Maharajah of Gwalior
The Maharajah supported the war effort by providing a hospital ship and a convalescent home. His rewards were doctorates at Cambridge, Oxford and Edinburgh. WW1 Date: circa 1914

Background imageProviding Collection: Steamship united States

Steamship united States
The United States of the United States Lines passes her sister America in New York harbour, providing a memorable photo-opportunity Date: 1952

Background imageProviding Collection: LFCDA-LFB Recruits undergoing basic training

LFCDA-LFB Recruits undergoing basic training
Located at Southwark Bridge Road, SE1, the London Fire Brigade Training School is responsible for providing basic training to all its recruit firefighters

Background imageProviding Collection: An Ancient Roman Playground in a Modern French Resort

An Ancient Roman Playground in a Modern French Resort
This image depicts the New Bath at Deauville in Normandy by F. Matania. The baths were based on the classic style of ancient Rome providing luxury to wealthy travellers



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