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Ref No: 104237
History, film, film industry, langtry, lillie, Lillie Langtry, woman, women, female, females, Emilie Charlotte le Breton, le breton, dean, deans, Dean of Jersey, jersey, Jersey Lily, actresses, actressJ, battenberg, prince, Princes, Prince Louis of Battenberg, albert, edward, cleopatra, antony and cleopatra, anthony and cleopatra, WHA71,
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Lillie Langtry (1853-1929) English society beauty and actress who first appeared on the stage in 1881. Here as Cleopatra in 'Antony and Cleopatra' by William Shakespeare. Photogravure published c1895.

Ref No: 103237
History, child, Children, beehive, beehives, skep, skeps, Chromolithograph, Household Pictures for Home and School,
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Children being shown straw beehives or skeps. In the 19th century Bees were a popular example of industriousness. Chromolithograph from 'Household Pictures for Home and School' c1875.

Ref No: 103238
History, women, woman, welsh, wales, washing, laundry, Costume of Great Britain, William Henry Pyne, pyne, Aquatint,
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Welsh washer women doing their washing in a stream at the public washing place. From 'Costume of Great Britain' by William Henry Pyne (London, 1808) Aquatint.

Ref No: 103947
History, historical, Edward Forbes, forbes, edward, British, geology, geology, geologist, geologists, professors, Professor, botany, college, colleges, Kings College, Presidents, President, Royal Geological Society, Life of Sir Roderick I. Murchison, Archibald Geikie, engraving, engravings,
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Edward Forbes (1815-1854) British geologist. Professor of botany, Kings College London. President of the Royal Geological Society 1853. From 'Life of Sir Roderick I. Murchison' by Archibald Geikie (London, 1875) Engraving.

Ref No: 103280
History, composer, composers, german, german composer, german composers, brahms, johannes, johannes brahms, kalbeck, max, Max Kalbeck, biographer, biographers, bauer, otto, doctor, Dr Otto Bauer,
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Entries from opposite pages of the Miller zu Aichholz children's guestbook, 9 August 1891. On left Carl Goldmark (1830-1915) has written opening theme of Brahms' G Major string quartet, signing it C. Goldmark. On right Johannes Brahms' (1833-1897) exagg

Ref No: 103951
History, historical, George Julius Poulett Scrope, scrope, george scrope, british, geology, geologist, geologists, economist, economists, volcano, volcanoes, Life of Sir Roderick I. Murchison, Archibald Geikie, engraving, engravings,
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George Julius Poulett Scrope (1797-1876) British geologist and economist. In geology, he was particularly interested in volcanoes. From 'Life of Sir Roderick I. Murchison' by Archibald Geikie (London, 1875) Engraving.

Ref No: 103215
Sioux, Chiefs, after, a, meeting, at, the, White, House,, Washington,, USA, c1877., North, American, Indian., Indigenous, people., Native., Photograph., Halftone.
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Sioux Chiefs after a meeting at the White House, Washington, USA c1877. North American Indian. Indigenous people. Native. Photograph. Halftone.

Ref No: 103278
History, composer, composers, german, german composer, german composers, brahms, johannes, johannes brahms, jakob, jakob brahms, music,
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Johann Jakob Brahms, father of the German composer Johannes Brahms (1833-1897) From a photograph. Halftone.

Ref No: 103336
History, War, Wars, crimean, Crimean War, Russo-Turkish War, siege, sieges, siege of Sebastopol, sebastopol, mule, mule train, mule trains, soldier, soldiers, flag, flags, wounded, lithograph, lithographs, WHA71,
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Crimean War (Russo Turkish War) 1853-1856: Siege of Sebastopol, October 1854 to September 1855. French mule train evacuating the wounded. Italian hand-finished lithograph c1857.

Ref No: 103964
History, explorer, explorers, cook, captain cook, captain james cook, James Cook, english, navigator, navigators, bank, joseph, joseph banks, botanist, botanists, endeavour, president, presidents, royal society, engraving, engravings, thomas, lawrence, WHA71,
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Joseph Banks (1743-1820) English botanist and plant collector; sailed with James Cook on 'Endeavour' 1768-1871; President of Royal Society for 41 years from 1778; engraving after portrait by Thomas Lawrence.

Ref No: 103217
Adventures in a Snoozing Cellar, young blades visiting a brothel which obviously caters for a variety of tastes. From
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Adventures in a Snoozing Cellar: young blades visiting a brothel which obviously caters for a variety of tastes. From 'Real Life in Ireland' by 'Brian Boru' London, 1826) Aquatint.

Ref No: 103210
History, english, england, plimsoll, samuel, samuel plimsoll, politician, politicians, politics, reformer, reformers, bristol, coffin ship, coffin ships, 1876, shipping act, shipping acts, merchant shipping act, prisoner, prisoners,
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Samuel Plimsoll (1824-1898) English politician and social reformer born at Bristol, called the sailor's friend. Campaigned against 'coffin ships', overloaded, unseaworthy vessles, often over insured. In 1876 the Merchant Shipping Act passed by Parliament

     

 

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