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Italian Street Musicians

Italian Street Musicians

From 'Street Life in London', 1877, by John Thomson and Adolphe Smith:.. Then there is something irresistible in the bright glitter of his eyes, in. his cheerful gait, and his fascinating manners; While English... more

Electors, do you want to "wait and see" any more of this?

Electors, do you want to "wait and see" any more of this?

Black and red ink on white lithograph depicting Redmond as a cat ("Irish American Party"), toying with Asquith as the mouse of "Government", produced by the Unionist Party, December 1910...Artist: Unknown.Print... more

Procession of the religious leagues for women's suffrage, c.1914.

Procession of the religious leagues for women's suffrage, c.1914.

7JCC/O/02/028Photograph, printed, paper, monochrome, line of women in the street wearing sandwich boards, each with the name of a different religious suffrage society, led by a women bring a banner 'Religious L... more

Emmeline Pankhurst as a young girl, 1870s.

Emmeline Pankhurst as a young girl, 1870s.

7JCC/O/02/088.Photograph, modern reproduction, printed, paper, monochrome, studio portrait of Emmeline Pankhurst leaning against the back of a chair, three quarter length, right profile; printed below image 'Ab... more

"Mush-Fakers" and Ginger-Beer Makers

"Mush-Fakers" and Ginger-Beer Makers

From 'Street Life in London', 1877, by John Thomson and Adolphe Smith:..“At Clapham Common - where the accompanying photograph was taken - Hampstead, Greenwich, Battersea Park, etc etc, on a broiling summer's d... more

Recruiting Sergeants

Recruiting Sergeants

From 'Street Life in London', 1877, by John Thomson and Adolphe Smith.."Recruiting in London is almost exclusively circumscribed to the district stretching between the St. George's Barracks, Trafalgar Square, a... more

Flying Dustmen

Flying Dustmen

From 'Street Life in London', 1877, by John Thomson and Adolphe Smith:. The removal of dust and refuse from the houses of the metropolis is a task which devolves on the officers of the various parishes. Althoug... more

Public Disinfectors

Public Disinfectors

From 'Street Life in London', 1877, by John Thomson and Adolphe Smith.....While reducing the general death-rate, our recent sanitary legislation has called into existence a class of men who must of necessity be... more

The Wall Worker

The Wall Worker

From 'Street Life in London', 1877, by John Thomson and Adolphe Smith...“…The wall working or fence working, described by Parker as a " fine property," is a system of cheap advertising. Where a portion of a wa... more

Street Doctor

Street Doctor

From 'Street Life in London', 1877, by John Thomson and Adolphe Smith..The subject of the accompanying illustration is a vendor of cough lozenges and healing ointment. He was originally a car-driver employed by... more

Clapham Common Industries

Clapham Common Industries

Photography on the Common / Waiting for a Hire..From 'Street Life in London', 1877, by John Thompson and Adolphe Smith:..'I know of one photographer, who obtained on Clapham Common no less than thirty-six shill... more

The Dramatic Shoe-Black

The Dramatic Shoe-Black

From 'Street Life in London', 1877, by John Thomson and Adolphe Smith... Jacobus Parker, Dramatic Reader, Shoe-Black, and Peddler, is represented in the accompanying photograph standing at his accustomed pitch.... more

"Tickets" the Card-Dealer

"Tickets" the Card-Dealer

From 'Street Life in London', 1877, by John Thomson and Adolphe Smith. This chapter tells of the life of a man nicknamed "Tickets":.."About this time "Tickets" made the acquaintance of a Frenchman who possessed... more

"Hookey Alf" of Whitechapel

"Hookey Alf" of Whitechapel

From 'Street Life in London', 1877, by John Thomson and Adolphe Smith:..“Thus in the photograph before us we have the calm undisturbed face of the skilled artisan, who has spent a life of tranquil, useful labou... more

The Cheap Fish of St-Giles

The Cheap Fish of St-Giles

From 'Street Life in London', 1877, by John Thomson and Adolphe Smith:.. Awaiting the moment when the costermonger is able to procure a barrow of his own he must pay eighteen pence per week for the cost of hiri... more

The Water-Cart

The Water-Cart

From 'Street Life in London', 1877, by John Thomson and Adolphe Smith:..“The men employed on the water carts work according to the state of the weather. Thus, in summer under a hot dry wind, they emerge at earl... more

Covent Garden Flower Women

Covent Garden Flower Women

From 'Street Life in London', 1877, by John Thomson and Adolphe Smith..…How different is the Covent Garden of to-day, with its bustle and din, its wealth and pauperism, its artifices, its hot-house flowers and ... more

The Street Locksmith

The Street Locksmith

From 'Street Life in London', 1877, by John Thomson and Adolphe Smith:..“The owner of the stall in the accompanying photograph had, however, a different story to tell concerning keys. He possessed some keys whi... more

November Effigies

November Effigies

From 'Street Life in London', 1877, by John Thomson and Adolphe Smith:..The accompanying photograph is that of a nondescript guy, somewhat clumsily built up by a costermonger who lives in the south-east of Lond... more

Cast-Iron Billy

Cast-Iron Billy

From 'Street Life in London', 1877, by John Thomson and Adolphe Smith:.. ““Forty-three years on the road, and more," said Cast-iron Billy; “and, but for my ‘rheumatics’ I feel almost as 'ale and 'earty as any g... more

A Convicts Home

A Convicts Home

From 'Street Life in London', 1877, by John Thomson and Adolphe Smith... In Drury Lane there is a house which has been celebrated for more than a century. It was a "cook-shop" in Jack Sheppard’s time. This noto... more

Dealers in Fancy-Ware

Dealers in Fancy-Ware

From 'Street Life in London', 1877, by John Thomson and Adolphe Smith:..'The accompanying photograph represents a street group gathered round a dealer whose barrow is one of the most attractive I have seen duri... more

Black Jack

Black Jack

From 'Street Life in London', 1877, by John Thomson and Adolphe Smith:.. Jack stood charged with cutting and wounding the donkeys with a heavy flail-like instrument. At the request of the magistrate the instrum... more

The Crawlers

The Crawlers

From 'Street Life in London', 1877, by John Thomson and Adolphe Smith:..“But old age, and want of proper food and rest, reduces them to a lethargic condition which can scarcely be preferable to death itself. It... more

London Boardmen

London Boardmen

From 'Street Life in London', 1877, by John Thomson and Adolphe Smith:..“I had, for instance, an occasion of discussing with two boardmen who seemed worthy of a better position. The first had been trained as a ... more

The Temperance Sweep

The Temperance Sweep

From 'Street Life in London', 1877, by John Thomson and Adolphe Smith. This chapter recounts the life story of John Day, which begins:..'Born in Lambeth, the son of a road-mender, John Day was sent out to work ... more

An Old Clothes Shop, Seven Dials

An Old Clothes Shop, Seven Dials

From 'Street Life in London', 1877, by John Thomson and Adolphe Smith..."The accompanying photograph represents a second-hand clothes shop in a narrow thoroughfare of St. Giles, appropriately called Lumber Cour... more

Caney the Clown

Caney the Clown

From 'Street Life in London', 1877, by John Thomson and Adolphe Smith:..'After playing in many provincial theatres, Caney finally made his debut in London on the boards of the old Garrick, the Britannia, and th... more

“Strawberries. All ripe! All ripe!” - The Street Fruit Trade

“Strawberries. All ripe! All ripe!” - The Street Fruit Trade

From 'Street Life in London', 1877, by John Thomson and Adolphe Smith:.. The season for strawberries, the most delicious of English fruits, has ended. This delicacy was brought in numberless barrow- loads to th... more

London Cabmen

London Cabmen

From 'Street Life in London', 1877, by John Thomson and Adolphe Smith..…Despite the traditional hoarse voice, rough appearance, and quarrelsome tone, cab-drivers are as a rule reliable and honest men, who can b... more

Old Furniture

Old Furniture

From 'Street Life in London', 1877, by John Thomson and Adolphe Smith:.. At the corner of Church Lane, Holborn, there was a second-hand furniture dealer, whose business was a cross between that of a shop and a ... more

Street Advertising

Street Advertising

From 'Street Life in London', 1877, by John Thomson and Adolphe Smith:..'There is a certain knack required in pasting a bill on a rough board, so that it shall spread out smoothly, and be easily read by every p... more

Workers on the "Silent Highway"

Workers on the "Silent Highway"

From 'Street Life in London', 1877, by John Thomson and Adolphe Smith:.. There are, undoubtedly, many most honest, hard-working, and in every sense worthy men, who hold licences from the Watermen's Company, or ... more

London Nomades

London Nomades

From 'Street Life in London', 1877, by John Thomson and Adolphe Smith..The class of Nomades with which I propose to deal makes some show of industry. These people attend fairs, markets, and hawk cheap ornaments... more

The Independent Shoe-Black

The Independent Shoe-Black

From 'Street Life in London', 1877, by John Thomson and Adolphe Smith:..“The independent boot-black whose photograph is before the reader, found by experience that the system instituted was not altogether pleas... more

Halfpenny Ices

Halfpenny Ices

From 'Street Life in London', 1877, by John Thomson and Adolphe Smith... Italian ice men constitute a distinct feature of London life, which, however, IS generally Ignored by the public at large, so far as It’s... more

The Sellers of Shell-fish

The Sellers of Shell-fish

From 'Street Life in London', 1877, by John Thomson and Adolphe Smith:..‘“But it's hard to pick up money on the streets; there is so many at the same game now, that it's about all we can do to get food. Fridays... more

Covent Garden Labourers

Covent Garden Labourers

From 'Street Life in London', 1877, by John Thomson and Adolphe Smith...“…the accompanying photograph represents a group of labourers who are in the service of Mr. Dickson, the well-known florist. Their busines... more

Emmeline Pankhurst, c.1880s.

Emmeline Pankhurst, c.1880s.

7JCC/O/02/091.Photograph, modern reproduction, printed, paper, monochrome, studio portrait of Emmeline Pankhurst, head and shoulders, three quarters profile; manuscript inscription on reverse 'Mrs E Pankhurst when young'

Emmeline Pankhurst with [Harry], c.1890.

Emmeline Pankhurst with [Harry], c.1890.

7JCC/O/02/089.Photograph, modern reproduction, printed, paper, monochrome, studio portrait of Emmeline Pankhurst holding an infant on her knee; printed below image 'Bowen, Photo. Lytham', manuscript inscription... more

A group of black South Africans, c.1901.

A group of black South Africans, c.1901.

7MGF/E/1/028Photograph, printed, paper, monochrome. Inserted at page 22. Manuscript text below image: 'Natives near Durban'.

Boer women, c.1901.

Boer women, c.1901.

7MGF/E/1/100.Photograph, printed, paper, monochrome, group of four Boer women. Inserted at page 78.

Christabel Pankhurst, c.1905-1910.

Christabel Pankhurst, c.1905-1910.

7JCC/O/02/113a.Photograph, printed, paper, monochrome studio portrait of Christabel Pankhurst, head and shoulders, right profile, wearing a dress with pleated yoke; printed inscription on reverse 'Underwood & U... more

Christabel Pankhurst, c.1905.

Christabel Pankhurst, c.1905.

7JCC/O/02/126.Photograph, printed, paper, monochrome studio portrait of Christabel Pankhurst in academic dress, full length, front profile; manuscript inscription on image '1905', on reverse '1906'

Christabel Pankhurst, c.1905-1910.

Christabel Pankhurst, c.1905-1910.

7JCC/O/02/114.Photograph, printed, paper, monochrome, Christabel Pankhurst in a garden, head and shoulders, left profile; printed inscription on reverse 'Please acknowledge copyright - Record Press, 29 Fetter L... more

Emily Davison, c.1905.

Emily Davison, c.1905.

7JCC/O/02/140.Photograph, printed, paper, monochrome, modern reproduction of a studio portrait of Emily Davison; manuscript inscriptions on reverse 'Miss Emily Davison about 1905' and 'STUART DE BAECKER'. Copy ... more

Christabel Pankhurst, c.1905-1910.

Christabel Pankhurst, c.1905-1910.

7JCC/O/02/113b.Photograph, printed, paper, monochrome studio portrait of Christabel Pankhurst, a modern reproduction of 7JCC/O/2/113a

Emmeline Pethick Lawrence, Jennie Baines, Flora Drummond and Frederick Pethick Lawrence, c. 1906-1910.

Emmeline Pethick Lawrence, Jennie Baines, Flora Drummond and Frederick...

7JCC/O/02/130.Photograph, printed, paper, monochrome, Emmeline Pethick Lawrence receiving a bouquet of flowers from Jennie Baines, Flora Drummond and Frederick Pethick Lawrence watching; manuscript inscription ... more

Baines, Jennie1907-1912

Baines, Jennie1907-1912

TWL.2002.14Postcard, printed, cardboard, monochrome photographic studio portrait of Jennie Baines, head and shoulders, circular, outlined in black, white background, printed inscription front: 'MRS BAINES. Phot... more

Emmeline Pankhurst, 1907-1912.

Emmeline Pankhurst, 1907-1912.

7JCC/O/01/017Postcard, printed, monochrome photographic studio portrait of Emmeline Pankhurst, seated, head and shoulders, front-profile, oval, white border, black text, printed inscription front: 'Mrs Pankhurs... more

A male suffragist ejected from a public meeting, c.1907-1914.

A male suffragist ejected from a public meeting, c.1907-1914.

7JCC/O/02/068.Photograph, printed, paper, monochrome, a group of men on a staircase in the process of removing a male protestor; on reverse printed caption 'Wild Scenes at the City Temple: A determined suffragi... more

Emmeline Pankhurst and supporters at Elgin, c.1907.

Emmeline Pankhurst and supporters at Elgin, c.1907.

7JCC/O/02/075.Photograph, printed, paper, monochrome, Emmeline Pankhurst seated in a group of women on steps outside a house. The photograph is a modern reproduction of TWL.2009.02.131a, in which a number of th... more

Emmeline Pethick Lawrence, c.1908.

Emmeline Pethick Lawrence, c.1908.

7JCC/O/02/131.Photograph, printed, paper, monochrome studio portrait of Emmeline Pethick Lawrence seated at a table writing, three quarter length, front profile, mounted on card; printed inscription below image... more

Emmeline Pethick Lawrence, 1908.

Emmeline Pethick Lawrence, 1908.

7JCC/O/01/032Postcard, printed, monochrome photographic portrait of Emmeline Pethick Lawrence, seated at a desk, pen in right hand, front-profile, white border, black text, printed inscription front: 'VOTES FOR... more

Emmeline Pankhurst and Elizabeth Wolstenholme Elmy, 1908.

Emmeline Pankhurst and Elizabeth Wolstenholme Elmy, 1908.

7JCC/O/02/019.Photograph, printed, paper, monochrome, Emmeline Pankhurst and Elizabeth Wolstenholme Elmy standing in front of a large fabric banner ('MRS PANKHURST FOUND.. Champion of Womanhood FAMED FAR FOR DE... more

Emmeline and Christabel Pankhurst in mock prison garb, 1908.

Emmeline and Christabel Pankhurst in mock prison garb, 1908.

7JCC/O/02/070.Photograph, printed, paper, monochrome, Emmeline and Christabel Pankhurst standing arm in arm, dressed in mock prison garb; manuscript inscription on reverse 'Mrs and Miss Pankhurst. Return this o... more

Flora Drummond outside Bow Street, c.1908.

Flora Drummond outside Bow Street, c.1908.

7JCC/O/02/063.Photograph, printed, paper, monochrome, Flora Drummond carrying a travel rug waiting outside court with others; printed inscription on reverse 'General Press Photo Company, 32 Bream's Buildings, C... more

Christabel Pankhurst, Flora Drummond and Emmeline Pankhurst in court, 1908.

Christabel Pankhurst, Flora Drummond and Emmeline Pankhurst in court, ...

7JCC/O/02/061.Photograph, printed, paper, monochrome, Christabel Pankhurst, Flora Drummond and Emmeline Pankhurst in the dock at Bow Street; manuscript inscriptions on reverse 'No. 17. Mrs/Miss Pankhurst in the... more

David Lloyd George in the witness box, 1908.

David Lloyd George in the witness box, 1908.

7JCC/O/02/056.Photograph, printed, paper, monochrome, David Lloyd George in the witness box at Bow Street Magistrates' Court; manuscript inscription on reverse 'Mr Lloyd George in witness box in Bow Street Oct.... more

Edith New and Mary Leigh's carriage being pulled from Holloway to Queen's Hall, 1908.

Edith New and Mary Leigh's carriage being pulled from Holloway to Quee...

7JCC/O/02/045.Photograph, printed, paper, monochrome, three lines of women in pulling the carriage bearing Edith New and Mary Leigh, stuck on to paper; manuscript inscriptions round image 'The released prisoner... more

Emmeline Pankhurst and Emmeline Pethick Lawrence leaving court, c.1908-1912.

Emmeline Pankhurst and Emmeline Pethick Lawrence leaving court, c.1908...

7JCC/O/02/053.Photograph, printed, paper, monochrome, Emmeline Pankhurst and Emmeline Pethick Lawrence being greeted by crowds outside Bow Street court; manuscript inscription on reverse 'Released suffragettes ... more

Herbert Gladstone in the witness box, 1908.

Herbert Gladstone in the witness box, 1908.

7JCC/O/02/057.Photograph, printed, paper, monochrome, Herbert Gladstone in the witness box at Bow Street Magistrates' Court; manuscript inscription on reverse 'Herbert Gladstone at Bow Street in Witness Box Oct... more

Emmeline Pethick Lawrence and Christabel Pankhurst, c.1908-c.1912.

Emmeline Pethick Lawrence and Christabel Pankhurst, c.1908-c.1912.

7JCC/O/02/125b.Photograph, printed, paper, monochrome, Photograph, printed, paper, monochrome, Emmeline Pethick Lawrence and Christabel Pankhurst surrounded by a crowd, about to get into a car; printed inscript... more

'Votes for Women' sellers, 1908.

'Votes for Women' sellers, 1908.

7JCC/O/02/046.Photograph, printed, paper, monochrome, women selling 'Votes for Women' in the street, stuck on paper on the reverse of 7JCC/O/2/45; manuscript inscription 'Jul 1908. Selling 'Votes for women' in Fleet St'

Emmeline Pethick Lawrence, c.1908.

Emmeline Pethick Lawrence, c.1908.

7JCC/O/01/036Postcard, printed, monochrome photographic studio portrait of Emmeline Pethick Lawrence, standing, side-profile, wearing embroidered dress and jacket, white border, black text, printed inscription ... more

Edith New and Mary Leigh arrive at Queen's Hall, 1908.

Edith New and Mary Leigh arrive at Queen's Hall, 1908.

7JCC/O/02/044a.Photograph, printed, paper, monochrome, Edith New and Mary Leigh each carrying a bunch of flowers, stepping down from a Women's Social & Political Union (WSPU) carriage outside the Queen's Hall; ... more

Christabel Pankhurst, c.1908-c.1909.

Christabel Pankhurst, c.1908-c.1909.

7JCC/O/02/112.Photograph, printed, paper, monochrome, Christabel Pankhurst standing outside in front of a blanket suspended on a string, holding one hand in the air; manuscript inscription in ink on the front '... more

Women advertising a deputation to the Prime Minister, c.1908-1914.

Women advertising a deputation to the Prime Minister, c.1908-1914.

7JCC/O/02/142.Photograph, printed, paper, monochrome, women crossing a street carrying placards advertising a forthcoming deputation to the House of Commons; printed inscription on reverse 'Copyright: World's G... more

Emmeline Pethick Lawrence, c.1908.

Emmeline Pethick Lawrence, c.1908.

7JCC/O/02/132.Photograph, printed, paper, monochrome, Emmeline Pethick Lawrence seated behind a desk writing, head and shoulders, mounted on card

Emmeline Pethick Lawrence and Christabel Pankhurst, c.1908-1912.

Emmeline Pethick Lawrence and Christabel Pankhurst, c.1908-1912.

7JCC/O/02/125a.Photograph, printed, paper, monochrome, Emmeline Pethick Lawrence and Christabel Pankhurst surrounded by a crowd, about to get into a car; printed inscription on reverse 'Copyright Newspaper Illu... more

Emmeline Pethick Lawrence and Christabel Pankhurst, c.1908-1912.

Emmeline Pethick Lawrence and Christabel Pankhurst, c.1908-1912.

7JCC/O/02/124.Photograph, printed, paper, monochrome, Emmeline Pethick Lawrence, Christabel Pankhurst and two others walking along a street; on reverse: manuscript inscription 'Mrs P Lawrence & Miss C Pankhurst... more

Christabel Pankhurst, Flora Drummond and Emmeline Pankhurst in court, 1908.

Christabel Pankhurst, Flora Drummond and Emmeline Pankhurst in court, ...

7JCC/O/02/060.Photograph, printed, paper, monochrome, Christabel Pankhurst, Flora Drummond and Emmeline Pankhurst seated in the dock in a crowded courtroom; manuscript inscriptions on reverse '1908 Bow St. For ... more

Inspector Jarvis watching Clement's Inn, 1908.

Inspector Jarvis watching Clement's Inn, 1908.

7JCC/O/02/049.Photograph, printed, paper, monochrome, a policeman standing in the street, manuscript inscription bottom right corner of image: 'Oct 1908'; manuscript inscription on reverse 'Inspector Jarvis wat... more

Evelina Haverfield and Emmeline Pankhurst in court, c.1909.

Evelina Haverfield and Emmeline Pankhurst in court, c.1909.

7JCC/O/02/059.Photograph, printed, paper, monochrome, general view of a crowded courtroom with Evelina Haverfield and Emmeline Pankhurst seated in the dock at Bow Street Magistrates' Court; manuscript inscripti... more

Christabel Pankhurst, 1909.

Christabel Pankhurst, 1909.

7JCC/O/02/108b.Photograph, printed, paper, monochrome, Christabel Pankhurst holding a Women's Social & Political Union (WSPU) flag and waving from the window of a house; printed inscription on reverse 'Illustra... more

Annie Kenney, Constance Lytton and Emmeline Pethick Lawrence, 1909.

Annie Kenney, Constance Lytton and Emmeline Pethick Lawrence, 1909.

7JCC/O/02/079Photograph, printed, paper, monochrome, mounted on card, Emmeline Pethick Lawrence planting a tree, watched by Annie Kenney and Constance Lytton; manuscript inscription on front 'L Blathwayt 23-4-0... more

'Human Letters', 23 Feb 1909.

'Human Letters', 23 Feb 1909.

7JCC/O/02/008.Photograph, printed, paper, monochrome, suffragettes Daisy Solomon and Elspeth McClellan with a post boy, police and an official outside no.10 Downing Street, attempting to get themselves delivere... more

Church League for Women's Suffrage procession, c.1909-1914.

Church League for Women's Suffrage procession, c.1909-1914.

7JCC/O/02/011Photograph, printed, paper, monochrome, view looking down the Embankment at a procession of members of the Church League for Women's Suffrage(CLWS), a male band and a large banner in front, groups ... more

Evelina Haverfield and Emmeline Pankhurst in court, c.1909.

Evelina Haverfield and Emmeline Pankhurst in court, c.1909.

7JCC/O/02/058.Photograph, printed, paper, monochrome, Evelina Haverfield and Emmeline Pankhurst seated in the dock at Bow Street Magistrates' Court; printed inscription on reverse 'Illustrations Bureau, 12 Whit... more

Muzzle him, Asquith…

Muzzle him, Asquith…

COLL MISC 0519_070.Lithograph showing a night scene outside 'Constitution House' with Asquith

Liberal and Tory Finance.  No. 1. Taxation Imposed or Remitted During the Last Twenty-one Years.

Liberal and Tory Finance. No. 1. Taxation Imposed or Remitted During ...

COLL MISC 0519_038.Half page of text with bar chart comparing levels of taxation under Tory and Liberal governments, 1865-1885. Lithograph in black ink with red and blue bar chart, produced for the Liberal Cen... more

A Doubtful Guide

A Doubtful Guide

COLL MISC 0519-10.Central image with title at top and caption below. Campbell-Bannerman and a small party of thuggish men stand by a street corner. One man is dressed in a fur hat and ragged clothes (\Alien\")

A Warning! Free Traders read this!

A Warning! Free Traders read this!

COLL MISC 0519_087.Full text poster in red and black ink on cream paper, detailing unemployment, poverty, and emigration as the results of Free Trade. Produced by the Tariff Reform League.\r\nArtist: Unknown\r\... more

Will it Burst Too?

Will it Burst Too?

Satirical Liberal poster based upon a popular soap commercial at the time. Joseph Chamberlain is pictured blowing policy bubbles into the air and watches aggrieved as they burst. He has already witnessed the bu... more

Vote for the Conservatives Who Gave You the Alliance.

Vote for the Conservatives Who Gave You the Alliance.

Cartoon showing John Bull shaking hands with a Japanese soldier, against the Union Flag and Japanese flag, with a packet marked \Alliance\" at their feet. Text banner top and bottom.\r\nArtist: E Huskinson\r\nP... more

British Workman: It's no use trying to hide it, guv'ner. We are going to vote for Tariff Reform...

British Workman: It's no use trying to hide it, guv'ner. We are going ...

Asquith is shown trying to cover up a poster advocating Tariff Reform with one reading "Down With the Lords", while a British Workman berates him from the ground...Artist: Unknown.Printer: McCorquodale and Co.P... more

Torn in Two.

Torn in Two.

COLL MISC 0519_072.Full colour lithograph showing a character in a top hat and spats (representing Radicalism) and a worker in a red shirt and cap (Socialism) attempting to drag Asquith through two doors marked... more

Christabel and Emmeline Pankhurst, c.1910.

Christabel and Emmeline Pankhurst, c.1910.

7JCC/O/02/120.Photograph, printed, paper, monochrome, Emmeline and Christabel Pankhurst standing together in the street, in front of a crowd of men including several policemen; printed inscription on reverse 'T... more

Flattening Him Out

Flattening Him Out

A Tory wearing a monocle, spats, and a top hat with \Tariff Reform\" written on it

A Happy Family.

A Happy Family.

Campbell-Bannerman pictured in bed, his blanket of radical policies being torn into pieces by various problem children/issues such as 'Home Rule'. 'Alien', 'Small army and navy', 'Little England' and 'Sectarian... more

Free imports have made Britain the dumping ground of all nations

Free imports have made Britain the dumping ground of all nations

Lithograph cartoon (red and blue on white), depicting John Bull, Uncle Sam and ?Kaiser Bill, with text banner top and bottom, and a poem on free trade begining "There was a young man of Berlin..." Pro-Tariff Re... more

Each for all and all for each

Each for all and all for each

Reproduction of a portrait of Chamberlain? in sepia tones, set in against a burnt orange backgroud, with the title below the picture, and the heading, "Tariff Reform League" at the top...Artist: Unknown.Printer... more

Home Rule: 'Oh! Henry where did you get that cigar and why are you smoking it?'

Home Rule: 'Oh! Henry where did you get that cigar and why are you smo...

COLL MISC 0519_9.British politicians forced to forced to endure the stink of Campbell-Bannerman's \cigar\" of Irish Home Rule. Stylish image in three colours and black on white paper

Where is the cheap food the Radicals promised you?

Where is the cheap food the Radicals promised you?

COLL MISC 0519-66.Full text poster comparing food prices under the Radical and Unionist governments in 1908 and 1905 respectively.

How the Tories Have Increased the Cost of Living

How the Tories Have Increased the Cost of Living

Blue and red ink on white paper, illustrating the increase in the price of tea and sugar under a Tory government (Tory government of 1905 compared to Liberal government of 1895), produced for the Liberal Party.... more

Why have the Radicals forced the Election upon an Old and Rotten Register...

Why have the Radicals forced the Election upon an Old and Rotten Regis...

COLL MISC 0519_060.Full text lithograph produced by the Liberal Unionist council, Great George Street, London, regarding the electoral register.\r\nArtist: Unknown\r\nPrinter: McCorquodale and Co Ltd\r\nPublish... more