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Draining off camphor oil, Formosa (Taiwan) Featured 23 Aug 2018 Print

Draining off camphor oil, Formosa (Taiwan)

The island's main industry, draining off camphor oil, Formosa (now Taiwan), which was at this time a Japanese province. After the camphor has crystallised, lumps of it are placed in wooden troughs and the essential oil is drained off into pans. It is then taken to the refineries for further treatment. The oil is used as an embrocation. Date: 1922

© Mary Evans Picture Library

Soldiers of D'Annunzio, Fiume, Free State of Fiume Featured 23 Aug 2018 Print

Soldiers of D'Annunzio, Fiume, Free State of Fiume

Soldiers of D'Annunzio in a street in the city of Fiume, a seaport in the Free State of Fiume (now Rijeka, Croatia). Gabriele D'Annunzio took charge of the city in September 1919, and this event marked the first anniversary of his arrival. The Latin motto on the flag, Quis Contra Nos, asks Who Is Against Us? Date: 1920

© Mary Evans Picture Library

Aino Ackte, Finnish operatic soprano, in national costume Featured 23 Aug 2018 Print

Aino Ackte, Finnish operatic soprano, in national costume

Aino Ackte (1876-1944), Finnish operatic soprano, seen here wearing national costume. She founded an annual festival at Nyslott (Savonlinna) to foster Finnish music, first held in 1912. Date: circa 1900s

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