Conflicts of the 20th Century

19 - 29 Jan 2021

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NATIONALIST CHINA: A PAIR OF PRESENTATION PORTRAITS OF CHIANG KAI SHEK AND SOONG MEI LING. [China: c. 1943.]

AMERICAN PROPAGANDA LEAFLET: JAPANESE BOMBING WARNING. American Propaganda leaflet in Japanese, warning the Japanese population, to evacuate key named cities as they were about to be heavily bombed by the American Air Force. Dropped by American plane, late July, 1945.

WORLD WAR I: CAMOUFLAGED SECTION OF A FOKKER D VII, SHOT DOWN BY A.W. CARTER, 201ST SQUADRON RFC. [Germany, 1918.]

CUBAN REVOLUTION. Korda, Alberto. 1928-2001. Girl with a Wooden Doll; Cuban Militia Girl. Havana, Cuba: both taken in 1959 and 1962, but these images printed aFter 2001.

WORLD WAR I: TWO DEXTERITY PUZZLES. The Silver Bullet or Road to Berlin; Trench Football. [London]: R.F[armer] & S[on], [c.1914].

WORLD WAR I: GEOPOLITICAL MAP OF EUROPE JIGSAW. G.W.Bacon and Co. Eurograph War Map. [London: c.1914.]

WORLD WAR I: BRITISH PATRIOTIC DOLL OF LORD KITCHENER. [British: c.1915.]

WORLD WAR I: R.F.C. PRESENTATION CUP TO THE VICTORIA CROSS RECIPIENT CAPTAIN LEEFE ROBINSON. Captain Leefe Robinson. R.F.C. Pilot. 1895-1918. Presentation silver cup to Captain Leefe Robinson, from Charles F. Wright (a fellow pilot.) [London; September 1916.]

WORLD WAR I: GERMAN TRENCH ART. Four German planes constructed of bullets, hammered copper and brass, and German coins. [Northern France: 1914-18.]

WORLD WAR I: TRENCH ART. A collection of 5 pieces. [German, French and British: 1914-18.]

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