David Steel and David Owen, SDP colleagues
David Steel (David Martin Scott Steel, Baron Steel of Aikwood, b 1938), Liberal and Liberal Democrat MP and Liberal Party leader, Member of the Scottish Parliament and of the House of Lords. Seen here (left) about to shake hands with David Owen (David Anthony Llewellyn Owen, Baron Owen, b 1938), Labour and SDP politician, around the time that they founded the SDP (Social Democratic Party).
© Mary Evans / Marx Memorial Library
Caricature, Archbishop of Canterbury, Augustus Harris
Caricature, Edward White Benson (1829-1896), Archbishop of Canterbury, and Augustus Harris (1852-1896), British actor, dramatist and impresario, shaking hands. Benson congratulates Harris on his vivid and realistic depiction of the clergy in his play Youth, co-written with Paul John Meritt in 1881.
© Terry Parker / Mary Evans Picture Library
Wellington and Blucher meet after Battle of Waterloo
Field Marshal Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington (1769-1852) and Prussian Field Marshal Gebhard Leberecht von Blucher, Furst von Wahlstatt (1742-1819) meet at La Belle Alliance Farm after Battle of Waterloo (June 18th 1815). Date: 1815
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