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Available as Framed Prints, Photos, Wall Art and Gift Items

Choose from 175 pictures in our Temporary collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. Popular choices include Framed Prints, Canvas Prints, Posters and Jigsaw Puzzles. All professionally made for quick delivery.

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Exterior of a British Restaurant, one of a number of communal restaurants during the

Exterior of a British Restaurant, one of a number of communal restaurants during the Second World War providing a cooked meal, with dessert and a cup of tea, for around the cost of 1s.2d. While operated on a canteen basis, meals were eaten at a table and allowed people, including war workers and those who had bombed out of their homes or might have difficulty cooking or making a packed lunch at home, a nutritious and affordable meal, which could be eaten in addition to wartime rations. This particular restaurant is a temporary nashcrete type of building. Date: 1946

© Mary Evans Picture Library

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Paris Exhibition of 1889 - Machinery Dept

Paris Exhibition of 1889 - Machinery Dept - High Glass - roofed hall with machines Exhibits. Part of Box 119 Boswell Collection . The 'Gallery of Machines' was an industrial showcase of low transverse arches, designed by the engineer Henri de Dion (182878). Many of the buildings and statues were made of staff, a low-cost temporary building material invented in Paris in 1876, which consisted of jute fiber, plaster of Paris, and cement. Date: 1889

© The Boswell Collection, Bexley Heritage Trust / Mary Evans

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Young boys carrying a Mikoshi - portable Shinto Shrine

Young boys carrying a Mikoshi (Divine Palanquin), a portable Shinto Shrine. Shinto followers believe that it serves as the vehicle to transport a deity in Japan while moving between main shrine and temporary shrine during a festival or when moving to a new shrine. Often, the Mikoshi resembles a miniature building, with pillars, walls, a roof, a veranda and a railing. Date: circa 1930s

© Mary Evans / Grenville Collins Postcard Collection