The crew of the 'Pandora' hunting Polar Bears, 1875
Engraving showing the crew of the Arctic exploration ship, 'Pandora', using one of the ship's boats to capture a young Polar bear in Arctic waters, 1875. The 'Pandora' was used by Sir Allen Young in two attempts (1875 and 1876) to search for the Northwest Passage, around the northern coast of Canada and Alaska, and any traces of the missing Franklin expedition of 1845.
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Waters / Highwayman
Thomas Waters' first robbery is from a company of gipsies near Bromley, Kent : despite their pleas he relieves them of 60 pounds worth. He will hang for his crimes in 1691.
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VLADIMIR ILICH ULYANOV LENIN depicted as the helmsman who will steer the mighty vessel Russia into prosperous waters where everyone will be free, happy, comfortable, satisfied
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