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Amy Winehouse: rare and unseen – in pictures

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The women code-breakers who operated the first electronic computer during WWII

Rare picture of women code-breakers who operated the world's first electronic computer during WWII has been uncovered. The photo has been kept in a bureau by Joanna Chorley for 7 decades. The 88-year-old was part of the Colossus C watch at Bletchley Park in Buckinghamshire and one of the world’s first computer operators. Colossus Mk I attacked its first Lorenz-encrypted message on 2/5/1944 in a bid to decipher the highly sophisticated cipher used in communications between Hitler & his…

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London in 1901 - the End of the Victorian Era

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Rare glimpse of 19th-century intellectual suburban life in Hampstead 'set' pictures taken by pioneering woman photographer

An early picture taken by the Victorian photographer Emma Johnston, showing a Mr Horn, his niece and other family and friends posing for the camera

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Spitalfields nippers: rare photographs of London street kids in 1901 – in pictures

My family came from Spitalfields, East London around this time. Credit: Horace Warner/The Religious Society of Friends in Britain A view of Union Place in Spitalfields

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A rare picture of Marilyn and playright Arthur Miller on their wedding day taken by Milton Greene, June 29th 1956.

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from Mail Online

Rare picture of Titanic victims shows prayers said over their bodies

Rare picture of Titanic victims on the SS Mackay Bennett, shows prayers said over their bodies before they are buried at sea.

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