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Welcome to my collection of
The Illustrated London News
The very first illustrated newspaper in the world which was printed for 161 years from 1842–2003 and is the finest pictorial example and historic social record of British and world events upto the early 21st Century.
The Conquest of Mount Everest 1953
Some Christmas Editions
The Christmas truce
The First World War was reported in great detail by
Illustrated London News
the conflict starting here in 1914
There are over 750 "long pages" of articles and images on this site a small
fraction of the ¼ of a million pages in more than 7,000 issues which
contained over 1,500,000 images
I am adding to the site all the time for you to peruse for free but if you need more ...
ILN Historical Research
I can research historical articles for you in my collection of the Illustrated London News.
There is no charge for searches if you give me reasonable clues as to date and subject and there is no obligation.
I will let you know, what I find, and then, if you want, you can buy a high resolution "Public Domain" image/s of engravings / articles, you want. The money goes towards the upkeep of the website
(you send the money, using the "Donate" or "Pay Now" button, but only after you receive the image/article) Just fill in this form
Thank You John
Also Explore The Victorian Magazine (still being built)..... and the
as well as
Here are some scans below of the changing mast head banners of The Illustrated London News over the years ....
Illustrated London news June 18thth 1859
Illustrated London news - December 26th 1908
Illustrated London news - June 5th 1909
Illustrated London news - Jan 22nd 1910
Illustrated London news - Nov 8th 1919
Illustrated London news - April 17th 1923
Illustrated London news - May 26th 1956
Illustrated London news - Feb 20th 1965
read the full story about the talking fish May 28th 1859
History of The Illustrated London News :
Thank you for visiting my collection of Illustrated London News website. I can research subjects for you and supply "Public Domain" images , engravings / articles for you. Price List Just fill in the form above. All sales or donations help toward the upkeep of this free 700 page website. If you just want to Donate something , then please click the Donate button above or below - If you want to buy original copies of the Illustrated London News fill in the form below or go to Sleekburn Prints here.
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