French parcel delivery man at Christmas, 1913
A busy parcel delivery man in Paris seen hard at work during the Christmas season. Attched to one of the big 'magasins' or department stores, he is loaded with parcels and packages up to his chin. Date: 1913
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Old Bill and Co., October 1940
"I'll let yet get away with it this time, but remember! I got a front door, h'and a knocker!"
Bruce Bairnsfather jokes that the damage inflicted on homes by German air raids has made it much easier for postmen to deliver their packages!
© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans
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Industrial Revolution. Enclousure
Industrial Revolution. Enclousure. Process that ended the ancient system of arable farming in open fields. It changed into fenced land entitled for one or more owners and it is being worked by machinery. Engraving.
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