Emmeline Pankhurst being arrested while trying to present a petition to the King, 1914.
21 May 1914. As she was being carried past a group of reporters, Pankhurst called out, "Arrested at the gates of the Palace. Tell the King". She was then lifted in to a waiting car and driven straight to Holloway prison. The arresting officer, Superintendent Rolfe, died two weeks later of heart failure.
Photos shows D-Day then and now
The images captured tanks driving through the streets, soldiers laying flowers on new graves, and the troops running through the crashing waves and up the beach during the landing.
D-Day Deja Vu: Normandy-Era Sites Then and Now
Photographic images captured at the time of the Allied invasion of Normandy are combined with the same location shown in a contemporary photo, giving history a startling then-and-now treatment
Juno Beach: Then and Now
To mark the 70th Anniversary of the D-Day landings, here is one of the projects I have been working on. Earlier in the year, the Laurier Military History Archive released thousands of aerial photog…
D-Day Landing Sites Then And Now
On June 6, 1944, Allied soldiers descended on the beaches of Normandy for D-Day, in an operation that marked the beginning of the end of a devastating six-year conflict