Great British Adventurers - Lawrence of Arabia - 1927
Aircraftsman Thomas Edward Shaw on his motorcycle; a Brough Superior SS100. Shaw was better known as Lt Col T.E. Lawrence or 'Lawrence of Arabia - A major factor in the Desert War in WWI, an adviser to Prince Faisal during the Versailles Peace Conference, a renowned author and an archaeolgist. He was killed in a motorcycle accident in 1935.
British Industry - Fishing - Herrings - 1920
Scottish lasses chase the herring south by doing seasonal work in North Yorkshire. Here three girls carry a double-handful of 'caller herrin' which are about to be pickled in brine.
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Royalty - Christening of Princess Elizabeth - Buckingham Palace, London
The Christening group of Princess Elizabeth. (L-R, back row) The Duke of Connaught, King George V, The Duke of York and The Earl Strathmore. (L-R, front row) Lady Elphinstone, Queen Mary, The Duchess of York (later the Queen Mother) with Princess Elizabeth, the Countess of Strathmore and Princess Mary.
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