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The Scott Monument under Construction

The Scott Monument under Construction

Robert Adamson, David Octavius Hill..1843..Accession no. PGP HA 424 .Medium Calotype print .Size 20.10 x 14.90 cm .Credit Provenance unknown..For more information please select here ( http://www.nationalgalleri... more

Queen Victoria, c.1870.

Queen Victoria, c.1870.

By Andre-Adolphe-Eugene Disderi .....A cabinet card sized woodburytype of Queen Victoria (1819-1901), taken in about 1870 by the French photographer Disderi (1819-1889). This is from the 'Disderi' album in the ... more

Alfred Thompson

Alfred Thompson

Name: Alfred Thompson .Arrested for: Larceny.Arrested at: North Shields Police Station.Arrested on; 31st August 1902.Tyne and Wear Archives ref: DX1388-1-5-Alfred Thompson..These images are a selection from an ... more

'Torquay, Victoria Parade From the Pier'

'Torquay, Victoria Parade From the Pier'

Creator: Francis Bedford (1816 - 1894).Date: c. 1880.Format: Albumen print.Collection: National Media Museum Collection ( http://www.nationalmediamuseum.org.uk/Collection/Photography ) .Inventory no: 1990-5037... more

Sketch for the statue ordered to be erected to the memory of the late Wm. Beckford Esqr. by the Court of Common Council

Sketch for the statue ordered to be erected to the memory of the late ...

Print shows William Beckford stands full-length, with his back to a wall of windows, treading on the male figure of tyranny bound with chains at his feet, with his right hand on the shoulder of Britannia in a c... more

The encampment in the museum garden MDCCLXXX / N' P. Sandby f.

The encampment in the museum garden MDCCLXXX / N' P. Sandby f.

Print showing men, women, and children on the lawn in the museum garden, building on the left, and the tents of a military encampment, on the right.

All on fire, or the doctors disappointed, a view taken in Lord Foleys Garden, Sep. 29, 1784

All on fire, or the doctors disappointed, a view taken in Lord Foleys ...

Print shows second trial by Dr. John Sheldon, anatomist, to launch a balloon at Lord Foley's grounds in Portland Place, London, which resulted in the balloon's destruction by fire (Source: L.T.C. Rolt, The Aero... more

Cries of London / Rd. Newn. del. et. fecit.

Cries of London / Rd. Newn. del. et. fecit.

Four town criers peddling "shillelees, ballads, Bedfordshire tails, and Scotch whiskey."

The friend of humanity and the knife-grinder,-scene. The borough, in imitation of Mr. Southey's sapphics,-Vide. Anti-Jacobin, p. 15

The friend of humanity and the knife-grinder,-scene. The borough, in i...

George Tierney and a knife-grinder pushing his wheelbarrow in front of an ale-house.

Cries of London / Rd. Newn. del. et sculp.

Cries of London / Rd. Newn. del. et sculp.

Four town criers peddling "lily white sand," "Scotch crowdy," "roses and lilies," and the last crier announcing the theft of "five hundred guineas."

Cries of London / Rd. Newn. del. et. fecit.

Cries of London / Rd. Newn. del. et. fecit.

Four town criers announcing "Rare news! bloody news! Ireland is sunk in the bog of Allen! The ... French Army is totally destroyed ..." ; "Any-bad-schillings!" ; "Bill o' the play, your honour" ; "Rare Norfolk ... more

The London docks

The London docks

Barrel-covered dock area with masts in background.

Hunterian Museum. Royal College of Surgeons / T.H. Shepherd ; E. Radclyffe.

Hunterian Museum. Royal College of Surgeons / T.H. Shepherd ; E. Radcl...

Interior of museum, showing skeletons of mammals.

Bambridge on trial for murder by a committee of the House of Commons / engraved by T. Cook from an original painting by Wm. Hogarth in the possession of Mr. Ray.

Bambridge on trial for murder by a committee of the House of Commons /...

Print shows several members of the House of Commons, including James Oglethorpe and Archibald Grant, gathered in a room at the Fleet Prison for an investigation of Thomas Bambridge, warden of the prison, for th... more

portrait from "Modern London; being the history and present state of the British Metropolis. Illustrated with numerous copper plates. [By Richard Phillips.]"

portrait from "Modern London; being the history and present state of t...

This image has been taken from scan 000405 from "Modern London; being the history and present state of the British Metropolis. Illustrated with numerous copper plates. [By Richard Phillips.]". The title and sub... more

chimney sweep from "Modern London; being the history and present state of the British Metropolis. Illustrated with numerous copper plates. [By Richard Phillips.]"

chimney sweep from "Modern London; being the history and present state...

This image has been taken from scan 000665 from "Modern London; being the history and present state of the British Metropolis. Illustrated with numerous copper plates. [By Richard Phillips.]". The title and sub... more

mineral from "Modern London; being the history and present state of the British Metropolis. Illustrated with numerous copper plates. [By Richard Phillips.]"

mineral from "Modern London; being the history and present state of th...

This image has been taken from scan 000569 from "Modern London; being the history and present state of the British Metropolis. Illustrated with numerous copper plates. [By Richard Phillips.]". The title and sub... more

mineral from "Modern London; being the history and present state of the British Metropolis. Illustrated with numerous copper plates. [By Richard Phillips.]"

mineral from "Modern London; being the history and present state of th...

This image has been taken from scan 000653 from "Modern London; being the history and present state of the British Metropolis. Illustrated with numerous copper plates. [By Richard Phillips.]". The title and sub... more

L'assemblée nationale: - or - grand co-operation meeting at St. Ann's Hill. Respectfully dedicated to the admirers of "A Broad-Bottom'd Administration" / Js. Gillray, invt. & fect.

L'assemblée nationale: - or - grand co-operation meeting at St. Ann's ...

Print shows a reception given by Charles James Fox and wife for various groups and friends of the Prince of Wales, all opposed to the government.

Comedy in the country. Tragedy in London / Rowlandson, scul.

Comedy in the country. Tragedy in London / Rowlandson, scul.

"Two designs on one plate. Above, two rows of burlesqued yokels (with two comely women, and an ugly old one), seated behind the orchestra and backed by a rough brick wall...Below, three members of the orchestr... more

Very slippy-weather / etch'd by Js. Gillray.

Very slippy-weather / etch'd by Js. Gillray.

Cartoon shows an elderly man who has slipped and fallen on the sidewalk outside Humphrey's printing establishment at No. 27 St. James's Street, London. He is holding a thermometer which he manages keep upright,... more

Is this a rattle which I see before me / Cruikshank.

Is this a rattle which I see before me / Cruikshank.

John Philip Kemble, caricatured, plays the dagger scene in Macbeth. In front of him is magically suspended a large watchman's rattle, labelled "a word to the wise". Text refers to the personal attack made on th... more

Pidgeon hole. A Convent [sic] Garden contrivance to coop up the gods / Rowlandson, del.

Pidgeon hole. A Convent [sic] Garden contrivance to coop up the gods /...

"A close-up view of one of the 'pigeon holes' which flanked the upper gallery at Covent Garden..." (Source: George)

Architecture from "Some Account of London. The fifth edition with ... additions"

Architecture from "Some Account of London. The fifth edition with ... ...

This image has been taken from scan 000657 from "Some Account of London. The fifth edition with ... additions". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of the B... more

Regent's Park from "Some Account of the Proposed Improvements of the Western part of London, by the formation of the Regent's Park, the New Street ... Illustrated by plans [by J. White and others] and accompanied by critical observations"

Regent's Park from "Some Account of the Proposed Improvements of the W...

This image has been taken from scan 000006 from "Some Account of the Proposed Improvements of the Western part of London, by the formation of the Regent's Park, the New Street ... Illustrated by plans [by J. Wh... more

A sketch of the interior view of the House of Lords, representing the trial of her majesty Queen Caroline / drawn by Cruikshanks ; etched by Roberts.

A sketch of the interior view of the House of Lords, representing the ...

Print showing the interior of the House of Lords during the trial of Caroline, queen, consort of George IV. Seated around a table in the center are the Queen, the Judges, the Bishops, the Lord Chancellor, the A... more

A royal brewery, or how to cook a wife

A royal brewery, or how to cook a wife

Print shows George IV, "a conning stoker," of some "Mischief brewing," stirring up the "Flames of Persecution," with "vengeance," saying, "If this trial fail I'l brew no more." Behind him is a vat "Filthy compo... more

Panorama of the times

Panorama of the times

Print shows a man, the celebrated juggler, standing on a stage greeting the audience, sitting at his sides are two hurdy-gurdy players, one on a box labeled "Money Box" and the other on a box labeled "Quack Med... more

Theatrical reflection, or a peep at the looking glass curtain at the Royal Coburg Theatre

Theatrical reflection, or a peep at the looking glass curtain at the R...

Print shows the mirrored curtain reflecting the audience at the Royal Coburg Theatre (Old Vic Theatre) and Ramo Samee, a juggler, magician, and sword swallower, juggling on stage.

Coronation procession of his majesty George the Fourth, 19th July, 1821 / drawn & etched by W. Heath.

Coronation procession of his majesty George the Fourth, 19th July, 182...

Print shows a street procession with King George IV at his coronation festivities on July 19, 1821, in St. James' Park, London. Balloon flying at upper right represents balloonist Charles Green's first ascensi... more

Monday after the "Great St. Leger." or Heroes of the turf paying & recieving [sic] at Tattersalls / drawn & engraved by R. Cruikshank.

Monday after the "Great St. Leger." or Heroes of the turf paying & rec...

Quadrangle at Tattersalls filled with groups of betting men including Mr. Tanfield, Lord Sefton, Col. Hylton Jolliffe, Sir L. Skeffington, and John Gully, the ex-pugilist. A Jewish man sells wares from a basket... more

map from "The Wards of London; comprising a historical and topographical description ... of the City, etc. vol. 1"

map from "The Wards of London; comprising a historical and topographic...

This image has been taken from scan 000012 from "The Wards of London; comprising a historical and topographical description ... of the City, etc. vol. 1". The title and subject terms of this image have been gen... more

Architecture from "The Wards of London; comprising a historical and topographical description ... of the City, etc. vol. 1"

Architecture from "The Wards of London; comprising a historical and to...

This image has been taken from scan 000111 from "The Wards of London; comprising a historical and topographical description ... of the City, etc. vol. 1". The title and subject terms of this image have been gen... more

coat of arms from "Some account of the Worshipful Company of Grocers, of the City of London. [With an Appendix.]"

coat of arms from "Some account of the Worshipful Company of Grocers, ...

This image has been taken from scan 000013 from "Some account of the Worshipful Company of Grocers, of the City of London. [With an Appendix.]". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated fro... more

London from "Metropolitan Improvements ... From original drawings by T. H. Shepherd, etc"

London from "Metropolitan Improvements ... From original drawings by T...

This image has been taken from scan 000225 from "Metropolitan Improvements ... From original drawings by T. H. Shepherd, etc". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by... more

London from "Metropolitan Improvements ... From original drawings by T. H. Shepherd, etc"

London from "Metropolitan Improvements ... From original drawings by T...

This image has been taken from scan 000315 from "Metropolitan Improvements ... From original drawings by T. H. Shepherd, etc". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by... more

London from "Metropolitan Improvements ... From original drawings by T. H. Shepherd, etc"

London from "Metropolitan Improvements ... From original drawings by T...

This image has been taken from scan 000283 from "Metropolitan Improvements ... From original drawings by T. H. Shepherd, etc". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by... more

London from "Metropolitan Improvements ... From original drawings by T. H. Shepherd, etc"

London from "Metropolitan Improvements ... From original drawings by T...

This image has been taken from scan 000235 from "Metropolitan Improvements ... From original drawings by T. H. Shepherd, etc". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by... more

London from "Metropolitan Improvements ... From original drawings by T. H. Shepherd, etc"

London from "Metropolitan Improvements ... From original drawings by T...

This image has been taken from scan 000191 from "Metropolitan Improvements ... From original drawings by T. H. Shepherd, etc". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by... more

map from "Illustrations of the site and neighbourhood of the New Post Office. Comprehending antiquarian notices of St. Martin's-le-Grand and its Liberty ... With an appendix containing an account of the Antient Mourning Bush Tavern, Aldersgate, and various London taverns, its contemporaries. [By W. Herbert.]"

map from "Illustrations of the site and neighbourhood of the New Post ...

This image has been taken from scan 000008 from "Illustrations of the site and neighbourhood of the New Post Office. Comprehending antiquarian notices of St. Martin's-le-Grand and its Liberty ... With an append... more

London from "Metropolitan Improvements ... From original drawings by T. H. Shepherd, etc"

London from "Metropolitan Improvements ... From original drawings by T...

This image has been taken from scan 000305 from "Metropolitan Improvements ... From original drawings by T. H. Shepherd, etc". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by... more

London from "Metropolitan Improvements ... From original drawings by T. H. Shepherd, etc"

London from "Metropolitan Improvements ... From original drawings by T...

This image has been taken from scan 000253 from "Metropolitan Improvements ... From original drawings by T. H. Shepherd, etc". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by... more

The new London bridge, as it appeared on Monday, August 1st, 1831, at the ceremony of opening by their Majesties

The new London bridge, as it appeared on Monday, August 1st, 1831, at ...

Print shows balloon possibly piloted by British balloonist Charles Green ascending over New London Bridge on the occasion of its opening, August 31, 1831, witnessed by William IV, King of Great Britain. (Source... more