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Background imageWaiting Collection: Race At St Moritz

Race At St Moritz
1908: Skeleton competitors with their toboggans at the start of the Cresta Run, St Moritz. (Photo by Topical Press Agency/Getty Images)

Background imageWaiting Collection: Standard Eight Cars

Standard Eight Cars
A row of Standard Cars waiting to be sent to retailers. A four door saloon costs ?481, does 50 miles to the gallon and is the cheapest car in Britain

Background imageWaiting Collection: Billinsgate Porters

Billinsgate Porters
circa 1925: Fish porters at Billingsgate market with their flat hats which help them balance the crates on their heads. (Photo by General Photographic Agency/Getty Images)

Background imageWaiting Collection: Ship Passengers

Ship Passengers
Passengers who have disembarked from the Cunard liner Mauretania at Fishguard, Pembroke waiting with their luggage to board the first special passenger train to London

Background imageWaiting Collection: Great Exhibition

Great Exhibition
Waiting for Queen Victoria to arrive at the Great Exhibition in Crystal Palace. The glass and iron building was designed by Joseph Paxton and initially erected in Hyde Park, London

Background imageWaiting Collection: Civvy Street

Civvy Street
26th January 1946: Egerton Savory, whose progress during World War II was documented by Picture Post, returning home after being demobbed from the army, the day he dreamed of if full of doubts

Background imageWaiting Collection: Illustration of narrowboat entering, moving up, and leaving lock

Illustration of narrowboat entering, moving up, and leaving lock

Background imageWaiting Collection: Panto Rehearsals

Panto Rehearsals
12th November 1936: Dancers waiting in the wings during rehearsals for the pantomime Cinderella, to be performed at The Coliseum, St Martins Lane, London. (Photo by A)

Background imageWaiting Collection: Bruges Dog Cart

Bruges Dog Cart
circa 1930: A dog cart parked up at Bruges, Belgium. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

Background imageWaiting Collection: Air Pageant

Air Pageant
circa 1927: A line of aeroplanes awaiting rehearsals for Hendon Air Pageant. (Photo by Topical Press Agency/Getty Images)

Background imageWaiting Collection: Parasol Vendor

Parasol Vendor
July 1909: A busy sunshade vendor at Henley waiting whilst the lady punters settle into the punt during the Henley Regatta. (Photo by Topical Press Agency/Getty Images)

Background imageWaiting Collection: Here Comes Haig

Here Comes Haig
January 1919: The Jan Beydell in dazzle camouflage bringing Sir Douglas Haig in to port and to the reception committee awaiting him on the quayside. (Photo by A. R)

Background imageWaiting Collection: Regatta Crowds

Regatta Crowds
30th June 1926: Large crowds gathered on the river at Henley for the first day of the Regatta, the rowing boats full of spectators are pushed up against a boom which defines the racing area of

Background imageWaiting Collection: Thirsty Sheep

Thirsty Sheep
9th July 1949: A flock of sheep waiting by the water trough at Maiden Castle Farm, Dorchester. Original Publication: Picture Post - 4826 - Where Are The Downland Sheep? - pub

Background imageWaiting Collection: Naughty Victorian schoolboy drawing a caricature of his teacher on the wall -

Naughty Victorian schoolboy drawing a caricature of his teacher on the wall -
A small Victorian boy drawing a caricature of his teacher on the schoolroom wall to the amusement of his friend. Little do they know that the schoolmistress is watching them through the doorway

Background imageWaiting Collection: Three blind mice with a carving knife

Three blind mice with a carving knife
Three blind mice sitting on a carving knife. Are they mad? From the nursery rhyme as depicted in "The Diverting History of Three Blind Mice" illustrated by Edmund G Caldwell

Background imageWaiting Collection: Coming of the boat

Coming of the boat
" Coming of the boat. Engraving from 1870. Engraving by Gustave Dore, Photo by D Walker."

Background imageWaiting Collection: People waiting for subway, New York City

People waiting for subway, New York City
blur, blurred, blurred motion, commuting, day, full-length, indoor, motion, motion blur, passenger, platform, station, subway, train, transportation, urban, waiting, Henri Silberman, 86069348

Background imageWaiting Collection: Group of dogs tied to fence

Group of dogs tied to fence
animals, assorted, assortment, breed, canine, companion, day, dog, eye contact, good, innocent, leash, loyal, loyalty, nobody, obedient, outdoor, pack, pet, poodles, sit, together, variety, wait

Background imageWaiting Collection: Run On The Bank

Run On The Bank
Investors rush to withdraw their savings during a stock market crash, circa 1929. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

Background imageWaiting Collection: Rugby Fans

Rugby Fans
A group of female rugby fans having an alfresco breakfast by a hay rick, whilst waiting for the gates to open for an England-Ireland match at Twickenham, London, 22nd February 1929

Background imageWaiting Collection: Spiders

Spiders
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Background imageWaiting Collection: Bus For The Unemployed

Bus For The Unemployed
Unemployed men wait for a special bus service to take them from the suburb of Johannisthal to the employment office in Neukoln, Berlin, circa 1925

Background imageWaiting Collection: Morocco, Marrakesh, Djemaa El Fna, group of women, rear view

Morocco, Marrakesh, Djemaa El Fna, group of women, rear view

Background imageWaiting Collection: Lambeth Walkers

Lambeth Walkers
circa 1924: Crowds in Lambeth to see Lupino Lane doing the Lambeth Walk. He failed to perform because of the size of the crowd. (Photo by Topical Press Agency/Getty Images)

Background imageWaiting Collection: Waiting For A Ship

Waiting For A Ship
Christina Zandvliet and her family emigrated to Australia but after falling ill she returned to Holland. Her children missed her so much they stowed aboard a ship to see her again

Background imageWaiting Collection: Woman changing flat tire on car

Woman changing flat tire on car
UNITED STATES - CIRCA 1930s: Woman changing flat tire on car

Background imageWaiting Collection: Line People Group Waiting Bank Teller Banking

Line People Group Waiting Bank Teller Banking
UNITED STATES - Circa 1960s: Line People Group Waiting Bank Teller Banking

Background imageWaiting Collection: Black and white illustration of girl waiting at a bus stop

Black and white illustration of girl waiting at a bus stop

Background imageWaiting Collection: Three Elephants Boarding a Bus

Three Elephants Boarding a Bus
16th July 1980: Three of David Smart Elephants wait to board a bus. (Photo by Colin Davey/Evening Standard/Getty Images)

Background imageWaiting Collection: Weekend Trippers

Weekend Trippers
circa 1930: Cars queuing to cross the border into Mexico at Tiajuana. (Photo by General Photographic Agency/Getty Images)

Background imageWaiting Collection: F-86 Sabre

F-86 Sabre
28th June 1952: A US Airforce pilot stationed in Britain waits as an engineer refuels an F-86 Sabre. Original Publication: Picture Post - 5927 - The Yanks In England - pub

Background imageWaiting Collection: Cup Crowds

Cup Crowds
28th April 1923: Crowds at the turnstiles before the FA Cup Final between West Ham United and Bolton Wanderers at Wembley Stadium

Background imageWaiting Collection: Whats For Dinner ?

Whats For Dinner ?
circa 1935: A dog sitting expectantly at a dinner table. (Photo by Lyne/Getty Images)

Background imageWaiting Collection: Titanic Memorial

Titanic Memorial
circa 1912: The Lord Mayor of London arriving at St Pauls Cathedral, London, for the memorial service for the victims of the Titanic disaster. (Photo by Topical Press Agency/Getty Images)

Background imageWaiting Collection: Lion, Katavi National Park, Tanzania

Lion, Katavi National Park, Tanzania
A lioness (Panthera leo) is well camouflaged by long grass as she sits panting in the midday heat

Background imageWaiting Collection: White-breasted Cormorant, Lake Malawi, Malawi

White-breasted Cormorant, Lake Malawi, Malawi
White-breasted Cormorants dry out in the early morning sunlight on Lake Malawi

Background imageWaiting Collection: Fishing Boat Capturing a Fish Underwater

Fishing Boat Capturing a Fish Underwater
Mandy Pritty, dv1233018

Background imageWaiting Collection: Weighting train

Weighting train
Antique illustration of a train being weighted with a scale measuring system

Background imageWaiting Collection: Christ Giving the Keys of the Kingdom to St. Peter

Christ Giving the Keys of the Kingdom to St. Peter
Antique illustration of a Christ Giving the Keys of the Kingdom to St. Peter

Background imageWaiting Collection: Train station in Frankfurt (Germany)

Train station in Frankfurt (Germany)
Antique illustration of a mail train station in Frankfurt (Germany)

Background imageWaiting Collection: Draw Well

Draw Well
A man operates a draw well while a women waits for a turn, New York, New York, 1700s. (Kean Collection/Getty Images)

Background imageWaiting Collection: The Town Pump

The Town Pump
Two women wait to get water at a communal town pump while a third pumps and a fourth walks away with a full jug balanced on her head, New York, New York, 1700s. (Kean Collection/Getty Images)

Background imageWaiting Collection: Over The Edge Of The World

Over The Edge Of The World
A gigantic sea monster waits with raised arms at the bottom of a waterfall while another one drags a galleon over the edge. Note the image of the grim reaper in the clouds, upper left

Background imageWaiting Collection: Illustration of cruise ships in row of canal locks

Illustration of cruise ships in row of canal locks

Background imageWaiting Collection: Boat behind partly opened gates of lock

Boat behind partly opened gates of lock

Background imageWaiting Collection: Illustration of man placing voting slip in ballot box at front of long line of voters

Illustration of man placing voting slip in ballot box at front of long line of voters



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