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"The Illustrated London News" You are in Part 1
The very first illustrated newspaper in the world which was published for 161 years from 1842–2003
It is the finest pictorial example and historic social record of British and world events upto the early 21st Century
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
c ontained over 1,500,000 images
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* The Conquest of Mount Everest 1953
NEW The first Anaglyphs (3D pictures) in ILN
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Illustrated London News Research
I can research historical articles for you, mainly in 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.
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Choose a year - The Illustrated London News from the beginning
in 1842 when it was first published up to the present day.
Shipping list extracted from ILN 1842 to 1870
courtesy of Alan Longbottom and his wife at Pudsey
The last Illustrated London news magazine
with Advert wrap around covers was January 16th 1965
During January 1965 Winston Churchill became gravely ill
and the edition of January 23rd
showed a full page photograph
of the great man in black and white
on the front of the wrap around cover.
All adverts and photos
except for one were in black and white.
The magazine never again went
back to it's familiar Advert wrap around cover
The last weekly edition April 24th 1971
No. 6873 Vol 258 price 15p
(the size changed down to 12¼ inches by 9 inches
and the price went up to 25p)
The very last edition of the Illustrated London news
was July 2003
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