The future Edward VIII walking in the snow in Winlaton, County Durham, 1929. The
The future Edward VIII walking in the snow in Winlaton, County Durham, 1929. The Prince of Wales visited the coalfields at Middleston Moor in Winlaton, Durham. Illustration from "George V and Edward VIII, A Royal Souvenir", by FGH Salusbury, a souvenir book published as Edward VIII was crowned following the death of his father, George V,
In the grip of disease. A thrilling race against death has started at Nenana
In the grip of disease.
A thrilling race against death has started at Nenana, Alaska, where a dog sledge left for a 500 mile dash across the frozen wastes of Alaska to Nome. It is loaded with medicines with which to combat diphtheria, now epidemic amongst the natives. Ordinarily, 2 weeks are required for the journey but the present relay dog team hope to do it in 11 days.
31 January 1925
The ex - Kaiser s wedding. The front of Doorn Castle, showing the new flight
The ex - Kaiser 's wedding.
The front of Doorn Castle, showing the new flight of marble steps to the front door. These have been made specially for the bride to ascend.
4 November 1922
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