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Choose from 256 pictures in our Sound 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.

Alexandra Palace, the home of the B.B.C. The large transmitt Featured Print

Alexandra Palace, the home of the B.B.C. The large transmitt

Alexandra Palace as the home of the B.B.C television service in 1936 showing the mast and transmitting aerials for vision and sound. Special tests of reception of the B.B.C from Alexandra Palace of synchronised television and speech were held at Olympia by a committee of the Radio Manufacturers Association. On alternate days transmissions from Alexandra Palace were given by Baird and Marconi E.M.I systems. In 1935 the B.B.C experimented with John Logie Baird's television system and Marconi's E.M.I system. The E.M.I succeeded Baird's in 1937

© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans

How Captain Scott is attacking the South Pole Featured Print

How Captain Scott is attacking the South Pole

Double page spread from The Sphere, showing a map of Antarctica along with the route of Captain Scott and his team of ponies, dogs and men in their attempt to be the first to reach the South Pole. At bottom right in the McMurdo Sound can be seen Scott's ship, the Terra Nova and the hut established close by. Captain Scott's plan, as told by himself, is printed on the left hand side of the map. Date: 1911

© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans

Cannon firing in pub -1 Featured Print

Cannon firing in pub -1

The owner of a company manufacturing miniature cannons test fires one of his products in the Quarter House pub, Compton Road, Wolverhampton. He used the pub because the neighbours near his factory complained about the noise of the test firing. The regulars of the pub didn't mind. The cannon were used as starting guns for yacht races etc.First published The Independent Date: 1989

© Philip Dunn / Mary Evans Picture Library