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See-saw in the garden Featured Print

See-saw in the garden

Eight men are around a wooden structure, probably some sort of see-saw. The man on the right of the see-saw has fallen off and the man on the left has landed heavily on the ground as a result. Those standing around are very amused. The man who has fallen off is Sgt Emile Verheyen from Ghent, a patient between 14 November 1914 and 29 March 1915. He was married to a Belgian girl in Ramsgate in 1916. The man holding on to the central post of the see-saw is Artieme Mettrie from Antwerp, a pateitnt between 14 November 1914 and 13 May 1915. He had had a finger amuputated but leter returned to active service in Belgium. The Quex Park VAD Hospital opened on 15 October 1914 and closed on 31 January 1919. The hospital was run by Kent/178, the Birchington Detachment. The Commandant was Hannah Powell-Cotton (1881-1964), wife of Major Percy HG Powell-Cotton (1866-1940) of Quex Park, founder of the Powell-Cotton Museum. Date: 1915

© The Powell-Cotton Museum Collection / Mary Evans Picture Library

Imperial Patients, Quex Park VAD Hospital Featured Print

Imperial Patients, Quex Park VAD Hospital

Imperial Patients of Quex Park VAD Hospital in the garden of Quex House. Twenty patients are in the foreground of the photograph, a further three can be seen in the background near the verandah which ran along the back of the Museum buildings. All the men are wearing hospital blues the uniform of Imperial patients in military hospitals. Most are wearing their regimental caps. The man seated on the ground second from the right appears to wearing some sort of mask, perhaps a lion mask, with a hair or fur edging. The Quex Park VAD Hospital opened on 15 October 1914 and closed on 31 January 1919. The hospital was run by Kent/178, the Birchington Detachment. The Commandant was Hannah Powell-Cotton (1881-1964), wife of Major Percy HG Powell-Cotton (1866-1940) of Quex Park, founder of the Powell-Cotton Museum. Date: C.1915

© The Powell-Cotton Museum Collection / Mary Evans Picture Library

Proverbes no. 5 - Naissance de la renommee ou d'un sac e cha Featured Print

Proverbes no. 5 - Naissance de la renommee ou d'un sac e cha

Proverbes no. 5 - Naissance de la renommee ou d'un sac e charbon il ne sort pas de farine. Print shows Minerva vomiting in a bed after giving birth to Fame who lies crying into a trumpet in a cradle next to her. Date 1819. Proverbes no. 5 - Naissance de la renommee ou d'un sac e charbon il ne sort pas de farine. Print shows Minerva vomiting in a bed after giving birth to Fame who lies crying into a trumpet in a cradle next to her. Date 1819

© Mary Evans / Library of Congress