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Suffering Collection

Background imageSuffering Collection: Goodbye Old Man, solder and horse WWI

Goodbye Old Man, solder and horse WWI
"Goodbye, Old Man" A World War One soldier gives his dying horse a parting kiss. Date: circa 1916

Background imageSuffering Collection: St Lawrences Hospital, Caterham, Surrey

St Lawrences Hospital, Caterham, Surrey
Aerial view of St Lawrences Hospital at Caterham in Surrey, originally opened in 1870 by the Metropolitan Asylums Board as an imbeciles asylum for Londons sick poor suffering from mental conditions

Background imageSuffering Collection: Langho Colony, Ribblesdale, Lancashire

Langho Colony, Ribblesdale, Lancashire
Aerial view of the Langho Colony set up in 1906 by the Chorlton and Manchester Unions for the treatment of patients suffering from epilepsy

Background imageSuffering Collection: Menstrual Lodge

Menstrual Lodge
Menstrual lodge of Native American peoples, where women were confined while suffering their periods, when they were regarded as unclean and liable to affect hunting and so on

Background imageSuffering Collection: Dante in Hell

Dante in Hell
Virgil shows Dante the condemned suffering in Inferno

Background imageSuffering Collection: Caterham Asylum, Surrey

Caterham Asylum, Surrey
Aerial view of the Asylum for Imbeciles opened in 1870 at Caterham in Surrey. The Asylum, with its twin at Leavesden, was established by the Metropolitan Asylums Board to provide care for Londons

Background imageSuffering Collection: Strike at Covent Garden

Strike at Covent Garden
Covent Garden market suffering from strike actions; a single cart leaving the market has to be protected by three policemen

Background imageSuffering Collection: Bridge-Playing Girl 1907

Bridge-Playing Girl 1907
A young woman in a red dress suffering from a shocking evening at bridge

Background imageSuffering Collection: Douglas F3D-1 Skyknight 123761

Douglas F3D-1 Skyknight 123761 (MSN 7067), seen at Solomon's Island MD on 30 November 1963, after suffering a wheels-up landing while with the NATC. Date: 1963

Background imageSuffering Collection: 15 YEAR OLD CRETIN

15 YEAR OLD CRETIN
15-year old female cretin suffering from complete cretinism. Date: circa 1900

Background imageSuffering Collection: Armenian Refugee Advertisement

Armenian Refugee Advertisement
An illustrated advertisement appealing for donations for the purpose of rebuilding damaged homes of martyred Armenian refugees during World War 1

Background imageSuffering Collection: Rationing

Rationing
An illustration depicting a crowd of people of all ages, some carrying babies, a daunting statue of a warrior stands in the background

Background imageSuffering Collection: Spainish Civil War (1936-1939). Ayudad a Madrid

Spainish Civil War (1936-1939). Ayudad a Madrid sufrido y heroico (Help the suffering and heroic Madrid). Poster by Cabana y Contreras. SPAIN. Barcelona

Background imageSuffering Collection: Man suffering from gout greeted painfully by a sailor

Man suffering from gout greeted painfully by a sailor
Man suffering from painful gout in his limbs greeted by a muscular sailor with a strong handshake and a stamp on the foot. Miseries Personal

Background imageSuffering Collection: Tired and drunken man at a raucous dinner party with

Tired and drunken man at a raucous dinner party with foxhunters. Miseries of Social Life. Handcoloured copperplate engraving designed

Background imageSuffering Collection: 22-year old mentally-deficient girl

22-year old mentally-deficient girl (daughter of subject of 10192037) with a light goitre suffering from thyroid deficiency and reduced development. Date: circa 1900

Background imageSuffering Collection: Folklore - Hydra

Folklore - Hydra
Hydra suffering at the hands of Herakles

Background imageSuffering Collection: Horse-drawn ambulance 1867

Horse-drawn ambulance 1867
Horse-drawn ambulance design for those suffering with fever and smallpox. Date: 1867

Background imageSuffering Collection: Injured boy loaded into a Westland Whirlwind

Injured boy loaded into a Westland Whirlwind
A boy suffering from electric shock is loaded into a Westland Whirlwind

Background imageSuffering Collection: Young South African Boy suffering from Vitiligo

Young South African Boy suffering from Vitiligo
Young South African Boy from Pretoria suffering from Vitiligo - titled here at the Leopard Skin Kaffir Child - A Freak of Nature. Date: circa 1905

Background imageSuffering Collection: Israel. Jerusalem. Via Dolorosa

Israel. Jerusalem. Via Dolorosa. Street of Old City, which traditionally Jesus walked carrying the cross, way to his crucifixion

Background imageSuffering Collection: Spain. Cantabria. Limpias. The Christ of Limpias. 18th cent

Spain. Cantabria. Limpias. The Christ of Limpias. 18th cent
Spain. Cantabria. Limpias. The Christ of Limpias. Church of St. Peter. Unknown origin. 18th Century. Detail

Background imageSuffering Collection: Monyhull Colony home 1908

Monyhull Colony home 1908
An inmates home at the Monyhull Colony, Birmingham. The colony, for Sane Epileptics and Feeble Minded Persons, was opened in 1908 by the Birmingham, Aston and Kings Norton Poor Law Unions

Background imageSuffering Collection: Epileptic Childrens Home, Lingfield, Surrey

Epileptic Childrens Home, Lingfield, Surrey
A home for children suffering from epilepsy was set up at in 1897 at Lingfield in Surrey by the Christian Social Service Union. This view shows some inmates with the homes buildings behind

Background imageSuffering Collection: British Red Cross Society, Duchess of Westminsters Hospital

British Red Cross Society, Duchess of Westminsters Hospital
A collection of eleven original images relating to No. 1 British Red Cross Society Hospital, more commonly known as The Duchess of Westminsters Hospital, named after its Founder

Background imageSuffering Collection: Perfect Wives by Joyce Dennys The wife who had influenza too

Perfect Wives by Joyce Dennys The wife who had influenza too
Joyce Dennys on Marriage: Perfect Wives. No. 1- The Wife who had influenza too. Despite suffering herself, a woman ends up waiting upon her husband who has a serious case of man flu. Date: 1929

Background imageSuffering Collection: The Netherlands experienced no shortage during WW1

The Netherlands experienced no shortage during WW1
Poor Little Neighbour. According to the French illustrator of this postcard (Emile Dupuis), whilst France and Belgium were starving and suffering shortages in 1916

Background imageSuffering Collection: Austria. Vienna. Church of Saint Charles. Pediment

Austria. Vienna. Church of Saint Charles. Pediment
Austria. Vienna. Church of St. Charles (1716-1737). Pediment with reliefs depicting the suffering of Viennese during the plague of 1713. By Giovanni Stanetti (1663-1726)

Background imageSuffering Collection: Bust of Painful Virgin, ca. 1755, by Francisco Salzillo (1707

Bust of Painful Virgin, ca. 1755, by Francisco Salzillo (1707
Francisco Salzillo (1707-1783). Spanish sculptor. Painful Virgin. Ca. 1755. Museum of Albacete. Spain

Background imageSuffering Collection: Christ as the Suffering Redeemer, 1495-1500, by Andrea Mante

Christ as the Suffering Redeemer, 1495-1500, by Andrea Mante
Andrea Mantegna (1431-1506). Italian painter. Christ as the Suffering Redeemer, 1495-1500. National Museum of Art. Copenhagen. Denmark

Background imageSuffering Collection: Walker Whitman shoe factory, Campello, Boston

Walker Whitman shoe factory, Campello, Boston
The Walker Whitman shoe factory was owned in partnership by William O Walker and William Elbridge Whitman. The factory opened under its name for the purpose of producing shoes for the retail trade

Background imageSuffering Collection: Studio photograph of sitting hospital patient

Studio photograph of sitting hospital patient
Studio photograph of Private Wilber Avery, 724244 of the 12th Canadian Field Ambulance. He was a patient at the Quex Park VAD Hospital from 8 April until 11 June 1918, suffering from Myalgia

Background imageSuffering Collection: Photograph of a Belgian soldier

Photograph of a Belgian soldier
Studio photograph of a Belgian soldier in uniform. He is seated, leaning on his elbow against a pillar. In his right hand is a cigarette in a holder. His left hand is bandaged

Background imageSuffering Collection: Studio photograph of a Belgian VAD patient

Studio photograph of a Belgian VAD patient
Studio photograph of a young man wearing overcoat and scarf. He is leaning with his elbow resting on a pillar. He has a cigarette in his right hand

Background imageSuffering Collection: Studio photograph of a British soldier

Studio photograph of a British soldier in khaki uniform. Printed by The Clock Tower Studios, 1 Marine Terrace, Elephant Hill, Margate. On the reverse is written Feb 8th 1915. To Madam From 10608 Pte

Background imageSuffering Collection: Kastur Ba Gandhi

Kastur Ba Gandhi
KASTUR BA GANDHI, his long- suffering wife, arrested often for nationalist activities, sometimes with hard labour : married at age 10, she later shared his celibacy. Date: 1872 - 1944

Background imageSuffering Collection: Cruikshank / Indigestion

Cruikshank / Indigestion
An early 19th century gentlemans self-contained room. It includes a hob grate, letter rack, wash stand, curtained off bed, pelmet & curtains, table, rug & fender

Background imageSuffering Collection: Christmas 1918 in Hospital Mess at Quex

Christmas 1918 in Hospital Mess at Quex
A group of patients and staff, together with the three Powell-Cotton daughters are gathered in the Hospital Mess in the Winter Garden at Quex Park VAD Hospital pn Christmas Day 1918

Background imageSuffering Collection: Cartoon, Nostalgia, WW1

Cartoon, Nostalgia, WW1
Cartoon, Nostalgia. A sailor in a trench tells his commander that he is unable to go on the attack this morning because hes suffering from land sickness (presumably the opposite of sea sickness)

Background imageSuffering Collection: Liore 210 -only 21 built, with the type entering servic

Liore 210 -only 21 built, with the type entering service in August 1939 Withdrawn from use by end 1939 as a result of suffering structural failures

Background imageSuffering Collection: Suffragette Mrs. Martel in Prison Cartoon

Suffragette Mrs. Martel in Prison Cartoon. Portrays Mrs. Nellie Martel (?1885-1940) in a prison cell, captioned, Suffering Suffragettes not to mention other folk in a speech on Oct 27th

Background imageSuffering Collection: Cats, Are you a Suffragette?

Cats, Are you a Suffragette?. Two cats, one holding a fan, one asks, Are you a suffragette? The other replies, Well, I don t know, but I ve gone through the suffering part of it. Date: circa 1908

Background imageSuffering Collection: Suffragette Women s-Up-The-Political Union

Suffragette Women s-Up-The-Political Union. A Spoof programme for a Grand Entertainment by the Womens-up-the-pol-itical Union and Society of Suffering Pets

Background imageSuffering Collection: Suffragette Votes for Womens Sufferage

Suffragette Votes for Womens Sufferage. Types of voters include the hen pecked husband of the dominating suffragette wife and he is suffering! Date: circa 1905

Background imageSuffering Collection: WW2 Poster -- Be Prepared

WW2 Poster -- Be Prepared
A Story and a Warning, .Darkness brings Danger, Be Prepared. Colour photolithograph poster, published by The Times of India Press, Bombay

Background imageSuffering Collection: Epileptic Boys Home, Starnthwaite, Westmorland

Epileptic Boys Home, Starnthwaite, Westmorland
Part of the home for boys suffering for epilepsy at Starnthwaite run by National Christian Union for Social Service. The site had previously been used a labour colony for unemployed men

Background imageSuffering Collection: Typhus Sufferers in Kniagin, Russia

Typhus Sufferers in Kniagin, Russia
Bedridden Typhus sufferers in the Russian provence of Kniagin. Date: 1891 - 1892

Background imageSuffering Collection: Train Transporting Typhoid Sufferers

Train Transporting Typhoid Sufferers
A Russian train being used as a temporary hospital specialising in treatment for patients suffering from Typhoid fever. Date: 1920



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