'A book of heroes': Volume of 107 Battle of Britain pilot signatures goes on sale
The lot - described by Winston Churchill as 'a book of heroes' - contains 107 autographs collected in 1941 by Norman Phillips, a Mess Steward at RAF Marklesham Heath.
St. Paul's Cathedral stands undamaged among the smoke and flames of heavy bombing in London . Dec 29th, 1940 [1247x867]
Post with 112 views. St. Paul's Cathedral stands undamaged among the smoke and flames of heavy bombing in London . Dec 29th, 1940 [1247x867]
London Blitz: Haunting and Heart Wrenching Rare Color Photos (and a few B&W) of a London At War
LIFE Magazine (remember that?) published these beautiful and haunting pictures of a London at War back in the 1940’s. The destruction that London experienced is heartbreaking. But Londoners endured and I don’t need to tell you who won.
Constructing London's Tower Bridge required intricate innovation
By the end of the 19th century, Tower Bridge was the largest and most complex drawbridge of its kind ever built.
Petty Coat lane Londres
Accession Number: 1975:0112:2182 Maker: Ch. Chusseau-Flaviens Title: Petty Coat lane Londres Date: ca. 1900-1919 Medium: negative, gelatin on glass Dimensions: 9 x 12 cm. George Eastman House Collection General information about the George Eastman House Photography Collection is available at www.eastmanhouse.org/inc/collections/photography.php. For information on obtaining reproductions go to: www.eastmanhouse.org/flickr/index.php?pid=1975:0112:2182.