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A British parade of female munition workers during a ‘patriot procession’ on 23 July 1916

Q A parade of munition female workers during a 'patriot procession' on 23 July The women are holding tools and shell cases and wear their factory uniforms

St Thomas' Hospital in 1936 [London / UK] The thinking was, if you get the patients outside in the "fresh, clean" air, that they would heal faster - also that respiratory diseases wouldn't spread as quickly outside.

Doctors demand more tests to fight rising TB rates

Tuberculosis patients from St Thomas Hospital rest in the open air by the River Thames, opposite the Houses of Parliament.

Värjäämössä työntekijä Virtanen on antamassa viimeistä silausta kalanterille | Oy Finlayson-Forssa Ab | Kuva: Tampereen museoiden kuva-arkisto

Värjäämössä työntekijä Virtanen on antamassa viimeistä silausta kalanterille | Oy Finlayson-Forssa Ab | Kuva: Tampereen museoiden kuva-arkisto

As part of the war effort, old paper had to be reused. These women are pulling apart old ledgers belonging to the London & South West Railway. vintage everyday: 16 Incredible Photos Show Daily Life of British Women War Workers during World War One

Incredible photos from reveal the backbreaking and often dangerous work taken on by British women during the Great War

N LONDON ISLINGTON CHAPEL STREET OPEN AIR MARKET STALLS CROWDS c.1904

N LONDON ISLINGTON CHAPEL STREET OPEN AIR MARKET STALLS CROWDS c.1904

Germaine Chaumel - Photographie et photo-reportages - Portfolio - site officiel

Germaine Chaumel - Photographie et photo-reportages - Portfolio - site officiel

Possibly the earliest photograph of London, 1838

Perhaps earliest surviving photograph of London. Daguerreotype by M.

Avenida General Olímpio da Silveira, no início da construção do Minhocão. Achado em http://acervo.estadao.com.br/noticias/acervo,como-era-sao-paulo-sem-o-minhocao,9070,0.htm

Avenida General Olímpio da Silveira, no início da construção do Minhocão. Achado em http://acervo.estadao.com.br/noticias/acervo,como-era-sao-paulo-sem-o-minhocao,9070,0.htm

3rd March 1943: A Stirling bomber in front of St Paul's Cathedral in the City during 'Wings for Victory' week, in an area cleared of bombed buildings. (Photo by Davis/Topical Press Agency/Getty Images

A Stirling bomber in front of St Paul's Cathedral in the City during 'Wings for Victory' week, in an area cleared of bombed buildings. March 1943 (Photo by Davis/Topical Press Agency/Getty Images

Upper Street, Islington - c.1908 by pageb45, via Flickr

Upper Street, Islington, looking south, St Mary's Church in the distance c.

Chapel Market, Islington, London. The street is lined with market stalls and shops, and is bustling with shoppers. A policeman keeps an eye on things in the bottom right corner.

Chapel Market, Islington, London, The street is lined with market stalls and shops, and is bustling with shoppers. A policeman keeps an eye on things in the bottom right corner.

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