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Memory of the Paris floods 1910

Memory of the Paris floods 1910

Close Title: Souvenir from the 1910 Paris floods Author: PÉGOT-OGIER Jean-Bertrand (1877 - 1915) Date represented: Dimensions: Height 48.5 - Width 64 Technique and other indications: Lithography Place of conservation: MuCEM site web Contact copyright: © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - G. Blot Image reference: 04-509834 / 2002.

The place of text in election posters

The place of text in election posters

Workers, Peasants, all behind the Communist flag for your immediate demands. You pay crushing taxes. Workers, Peasants, all behind the Communist flag for your immediate demands. © Collections La Contemporaine You pay crushing taxes. © Collections La Contemporaine Publication date: April 2007 Historical background 1920s, political years The Sacred Union initiated by President Poincaré at the declaration of war in August 1914, broke out during the conflict, which was too long and too trying for political and social tensions not to end up resurfacing.

Scientists discover the earliest known evidence of plant cultivation in the Levant

Scientists discover the earliest known evidence of plant cultivation in the Levant

It was in the Middle East that hunter-gatherers first started to switch to plant cultivation, thereby initiating the first movement towards organised agriculture.

Hanok Interior

Hanok Interior

An interior room of a traditional Korean home in the hanok style of Korean architecture. (Namsangol Hanok Village, Seoul, South Korea)

Ezra Horton

Ezra Horton

Ezra Horton was born in West Bromwich on 10th August 1861. The West Bromwich Strollers club was formed in 1879 by a group of young men from the Salter's Spring Factory. Initially they played cricket at Dartmouth Park but in 1882 they decided to form the West Bromwich Albion football club. Horton, who worked at the factory, joined the club.

Wilhelm Cuno

Wilhelm Cuno

Biography of Wilhelm Cuno