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Woman feeding stray cats during November 1940 Mrs. Caroline Roberts of 22 Lindfield street, Poplar, London seen here in November 1940 feeding cats made homeless by the Nazi bombing raids. Battle of Britain collection Crazy Cat Lady, Crazy Cats, Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Image Chat, Picture Gifts, Battle Of Britain

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40 Must-See Photos From The Past

These 40 photographs all tell stories about the historical figures or events that they represent. Once taken simply to document their present, they now help us witness the past. From historical landmarks and famous people to the basic daily routines of the past, these pictures portray the past in a way that we can empathize with and understand more intimately.

Blitz film: myths, realities and how London took it The King and Queen stand amid the bomb damage at Buckingham Palace during WWII… Luftwaffe, Reine Victoria, The Blitz, History Magazine, Isabel Ii, Battle Of Britain, Thats The Way, British History, United Kingdom

The King and Queen stand amid the bomb damage at Buckingham Palace during WWII. The Palace was a deliberate target for the Luftwaffe as their High Command felt that the destruction of the Royal Palace would demoralize the nation. But it had the opposite effect and the Queen was famously to utter "I'm glad we have been bombed. Now I can look the East End in the face."

 Air-raid Warden phones from shattered booth after a bombing raid. Life in London during The Blitz of World War II. By George Rodger miembro fundador de la Agencia Magnum. Air Raid, London History, British History, Uk History, History Channel, Vintage London, Old London, Blitz London, East London

An air-raid warden phones from a shattered booth after a bombing raid. London, 1940. George Rodger Source: magnumphotos.com

An ARP warden comforts a crying girl during the Blitz, British History, Women In History, World History, World War Ii, Ww2 Photos, Photos Du, Iconic Photos, Boris Vian, Crying Girl

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A female air-warden carries a little girl after she had been rescued from her bombed home. England, The Second World War.

The Blitz, London. Mailing a letter. Photo by Cecil Beaton, Vintage Pictures, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Richard Avedon, London History, British History, Vintage London, Old London, Blitz London

the letter, 1940 [original] society photographer...

the letter, 1940 [original] society photographer cecil beaton took many photographs of bombed-out london, concentrating on the strange juxtapositions the debris provided, 1940. © cecil beaton, from...

Wartime Britain in Colour - Anderson shelter, 1940 London History, British History, World History, World War Ii, Photos Du, Old Photos, Anderson Shelter, Bomb Shelter, The Blitz

Breathtaking Color Photos Show What Life Was Like in Britain During the Second World War

When Britain went to war on 3 September 1939 there was none of the 'flag-waving patriotism' of August 1914. The British people were now resi...

A woman sits atop a pile of rubble and has a cup of tea after a German Luftwaffe strike during the Blitz. {Even during the Blitz, us Britons still had time to enjoy a nice cup ‘o tea. Photos Du, Old Photos, Le Blitz, Blitz London, A Course In Miracles, Photos Of Women, British History, World History, Vintage Photographs

Drinking tea in London during the Blitz [June 1941]

Drinking tea in London during the Blitz [June 1941] by susan g smith on Indulgy.com

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Mail Being Delivered in Franklin, Mass.

Real Photo Postcard Mail Being Delivered in Franklin, Mass. Postal

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The Postmistress|Paperback

Experience World War 2 through the eyes of two very different women in this captivating New York Times bestseller by the author of The Guest