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Images Dated 2nd August 2015

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A discussion on the Piltdown skull by John Cooke Featured 2 Aug 2015 Print

A discussion on the Piltdown skull by John Cooke

Portrait group of well-known British scientists examining the Piltdown skull. This topical painting was exhibited at the Royal Academy in 1915, while debate continued as to whether the bones represented the missing link between man and ape. From left to right in the front row: Professor A.S Underwood, Professor Arthur Keith, Mr. W. P Pycraft and Sir E. Ray Lankester. In the back row can be seen Mr . F.O Barlow, Professor Elliot Smith, Mr. Charles Dawson and Dr. A. Smith Woodward. The Piltdown man was found to be an elaborate hoax in the early 1950s. Date: 1915

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Stonehenge from the air Featured 2 Aug 2015 Print

Stonehenge from the air

An article describing the discovery made through aerial photography of a section of the Stonehenge Avenue, 200 years after its original discovery by William Stukeley in 1723. The main photograph shows the Stonehenge circle to the lower left, with the newly found section of avenue curving away to the right of the copse in the centre of the photograph. The article accompanying the illustrations is by Mr O.G.S. Crawford of the Ordnance Survey Office, Southampton Date: 1923

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Lord Carnarvon Featured 2 Aug 2015 Print

Lord Carnarvon

Photographic portrait of George Herbert, 5th Earl of Carnarvon (1866-1923), c.1922. Lord Carnarvon was the wealthy, English amateur egyptologist who financed Howard Carter's excavations in the Valley of the Kings in 1922-3. He was one of the first people to enter Tutankhamen's tomb. Pictured in The Tatler shortly before the tomb's historic opening and Carnarvon's subsequent death that year. Date: 1923

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