The Thames Frost Fair, 1683
probably by William Faithorne, published by William Warter
'Elements of skateing - the consequence of going before the wind'
by James Gillray, published by Hannah Humphrey
published 24 November 1805
A Canadian Winter
by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by Alfred Ducôte, published by Thomas McLean
published 26 January 1838
John Ruskin; Joan Severn (née Agnew); Peter Baxter and other members of Ruskin's household
by John McClelland
14 February 1895
by Foulsham & Banfield, published by Rotary Photographic Co Ltd
Sir Ernest Henry Shackleton
by Alexander ('Alick') Penrose Forbes Ritchie
1907 or after
'The Polar Party at the South Pole' (Lawrence Oates; Birdie Bowers; Robert Falcon Scott; Edward Adrian Wilson; Edgar Evans)
by Henry Robertson ('Birdie') Bowers, added to by Herbert George Ponting
17 January 1912
'Christmas in the Alps'
by Donald McLeish
by Francis Goodman
Tudor and Elizabethan matching pairs
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Regency familiar faces
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Who do you think you were?
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