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William Frederick Yeames, The meeting of Sir Thomas More with his daughter after his sentence of death, 1872.

A letter published in our July 2015 issue.

St Pancras

A photograph of 1867 which shows the construction of one of the glories of Victorian architecture.

Roger Hudson visits the Belfast shipyard in 1911, where the Titanic and her sister ships, Britannic and Olympic were constructed.

Roger Hudson on a photograph taken in the Krupp works, Essen in 1861, signalling the arrival of a new industrial force in Europe.

Roger Hudson expands on a photograph of a locomotive taken during the American Civil War by one of Mathew Brady’s team.

Roger Hudson sheds light on an 1898 image of US soldiers fighting alongside Cubans to end Spanish rule on the Caribbean island.

A hilltop view of a smouldering city, following the devastating earthquake of April 18th, 1906.

Roger Hudson expands on a photograph of an Edwardian excursion to the sites at Giza around 1910.

Peering through the pines, a German cycle company of the First World War is captured on camera. Roger Hudson explains.

A famous vessel from an unfamiliar perspective.