WW1 silhouettes, wounded soldiers and medical care
Silhouettes of wounded soldiers and medical care during the First World War. From the top: stretcher bearers, a field ambulance, the casualty clearing station, a train taking men off to the base, a nursing sister bringing food and drink to a patient, a ship taking wounded men back home, and hospital in England with nurses and convalescent men.
© H L Oakley / Mary Evans
If London flooded tomorrow, what would you do?
Text with map of London, showing Flood Risk Area, and underground and railway lines. If London flooded tomorrow, what would you do? This is what you must do if you live work or travel in the Flood Risk Area. Designed and prduced by Stuart Advertising Agency Ltd Printed by G and B Arts Date: 1980
1980, Area, Flood, Flooded, If, Lines, London, Map, Railway, Risk, Showing, Text, This, Tomorrow, Underground
South Elmsall, West Yorkshire
South Elmsall, West Yorkshire. The town is most famous for its coal-mining past; it was the site of Frickley Colliery, which was one of the largest in the whole country and a key source of union radicalism during the UK Miners Strike (1984-1985). There were numerous disturbances in the area as a result. Date: circa 1910s
© Mary Evans / Grenville Collins Postcard Collection