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  • THE INDIAN MUTINY 1857-1859

    THE INDIAN MUTINY 1857-1859

    part of "VICTORIA CROSS WINNERS PRE 1914: A - Z" (photographs)

    Q 80542

    Aftermath of the Siege of Cawnpore, showing the restored well at the Bibi-Ghar (the House of the Ladies). The massacre of more than 200 British women and children which took place there on 15th July 1857 was one of the worst atrocities of the Mutiny.

  • GENOCIDE AND FAMINE IN RWANDA, 1994

    GENOCIDE AND FAMINE IN RWANDA, 1994

    part of "WEAVER KEVIN" (photographs) Made by: Weaver Kevin

    HU 75066

    A Rwandan baby, dying from cholera, is fed some liquid by aid workers in the vain hope that he might survive. Photograph taken on the road to Rwanda from Goma, Zaire, August 1994.

  • THE BOSNIAN CIVIL WAR 1992 - 1995

    THE BOSNIAN CIVIL WAR 1992 - 1995

    part of "WEAVER KEVIN" (photographs) Made by: Weaver Kevin

    BOS 232

    A Bosnian Serb nurse tends the flowers on her brother's grave in The Lions Cemetery, Sarajevo.

  • LOCAL GOVERNMENT IN A COUNTRY TOWN: EVERYDAY LIFE IN WOTTON-UNDER-EDGE, GLOUCESTERSHIRE, ENGLAND, UK, 1944

    LOCAL GOVERNMENT IN A COUNTRY TOWN: EVERYDAY LIFE IN WOTTON-UNDER-EDGE, GLOUCESTERSHIRE, ENGLAND, UK, 1944

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information Photo Division Photographer

    D 22024

    Edward Mann, a gardener by trade, at work as cemetery caretaker and gravedigger in the local cemetery at Wotton-under-Edge. The original caption states that this cemetery is run by the Parish Council and was opened in 1919 when church and chapel...

  • THE BOSNIAN CIVIL WAR 1992 - 1995

    THE BOSNIAN CIVIL WAR 1992 - 1995

    part of "WEAVER KEVIN" (photographs) Made by: Weaver Kevin

    HU 75050

    Bosnian Muslim civilians cross a temporary foot bridge replacing the famous 16th century Stari Most Bridge at Mostar, shortly after it was destroyed by Croat tank fire in 1994.

  • BRITAIN BEFORE THE FIRST WORLD WAR

    BRITAIN BEFORE THE FIRST WORLD WAR

    part of "THE ROAD TO WAR" (photographs) 1913-06-15

    Q 81834

    A procession of Suffragettes, dressed in white and bearing wreaths and a banner reading "Fight on and God will give the victory" during the funeral proccesion of Emily Davison in Morpeth, Northumberland, 13 June 1913. Crowds line the street...

  • THE BOSNIAN CIVIL WAR 1992 - 1995

    THE BOSNIAN CIVIL WAR 1992 - 1995

    part of "WEAVER KEVIN" (photographs) Made by: Weaver Kevin

    BOS 212

    Graves are dug during a Bosnian Muslim mass funeral in the Lions Cemetery in Sarajevo, June 1992.

  • THE RUSSIAN REVOLUTION, 1905

    THE RUSSIAN REVOLUTION, 1905

    part of "THE ROAD TO WAR" (photographs) 1905-01-22

    Q 81561

    Artistic impression of Bloody Sunday in St Petersburg, Russia, when unarmed demonstrators marching to present a petition to Tsar Nicholas II were shot at by the Imperial Guard in front of the Winter Palace on 22 January 1905.

  • GENOCIDE AND FAMINE IN RWANDA, 1994

    GENOCIDE AND FAMINE IN RWANDA, 1994

    part of "WEAVER KEVIN" (photographs) Made by: Weaver Kevin

    HU 75063

    A bulldozer is used to bury the dead at a camp for Hutu refugees from Rwanda near Goma, Zaire, August 1994. Most of the victims had either starved to death or had died of cholera.

  • SERBIAN REFUGEE CHILDREN, SALONIKA, 1917

    SERBIAN REFUGEE CHILDREN, SALONIKA, 1917

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION FIRST WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Varges, Ariel 1917-11-19

    Q 32792

    A group of Serbian refugee children wear overcoats, scarves and hats as they walk to the funeral of Mrs Harley (the sister of Lord French). Mrs Harley was killed by a shell at Monastir where she was organising relief for Serbians.

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