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Egypt: the Nile delta and the history of the Pharaohs, from the notes of Sir Walter Raleigh, made during his imprisonment in the Tower of London, ca. 1603 - 1616


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A boy working for Wymans & Sons selling tobacco at Euston station, London, 1908. Passengers could buy tobacco, cigars or cigarettes on the platform as well as in station kiosks. At first smoking was banned on the railways but in 1868 an act was passed permitting smoking in carriages. At least one railway carriage of each class was a smoking carriage. These were marked on the outside with an S.


Frank Brangwyn, Soldiers' and Sailors' Tobacco Fund. Four British troops and an officer stand the foreground lighting up their pipes. Behind them a column of British soldiers march past a burning Ypres tower.


Portrait of an unknown British soldier taken prisoner by the Germans, April 1918. (© IWM Q 24045)