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Images Dated 16th August 2004

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2004 Le Mans Endurance Series Silverstone 1000 Kilometeres Silverstone, England Featured 16 Aug 2004 Print

2004 Le Mans Endurance Series Silverstone 1000 Kilometeres Silverstone, England

2004 Le Mans Endurance Series
Silverstone 1000 Kilometeres
Silverstone, England. 12th - 14th August 2004
LMP2 Podium - Winners Gounon/Frei/Hancock (Courage C65-AER), 2nd placed J-B Bouvet/J-R Fournoux (WR WR V6) and 3rd placed Favre/Ricard/Fargier (Lucchini SR2-ALFA).
World Copyright: Glenn Dunbar/LAT Photographic
ref: 35mm Transparency Axx

Tippoo Tib (1837-1905) Featured 16 Aug 2004 Print

Tippoo Tib (1837-1905)

Photograph of Tippoo Tib, then Chief of the Manyema, c.1887. His real name was Hamid ibn Mohammed and he was an African-Arab adventurer and warrior, who controlled a large section of Central Africa. Tippoo Tib, which means whistling bullets, was by turns, a cultured and kind man and a merciless slaver. His aid to H.M. Stanley and other European explorers was invaluable in their exploration and exploitation of the Central African region. Date: 1889

© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans

Map of Smith Sound and Greenland, 1875 Featured 16 Aug 2004 Print

Map of Smith Sound and Greenland, 1875

Engraving showing a map of Smith Sound and Greenland, as it was known in May 1875. Much of the map is erroneous or missing in detail, as the Arctic area had been little visited by Europeans up to that time. In the summer of 1875 the British Admiralty sent Captain George Nares with two ships, HMS Alert and HMS Discovery, to make an attempt to reach the North Pole via Smith Sound. The attempt was unsuccessful, but a new furthest North record was set, the coasts of Greenland and Ellesmere Island were further charted and much scientific data gathered

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