Isaac and Rosa 1863. Rosa is mixed race ancestry. Both were former slaves. Historic photos of "white" slaves
London at War - 1939 Evacuees Evacuees the measures being taken in London to prepare for World War II. September 1939 – The evacuations of civilians in Britain during World War II, at the outset of World War II, London and major British cities were evacuated with 1.5 million displacements in the first three days of the official evacuation. The final number of evacuees reached a total of 3.75 million.
A member of the Auxiliary Fire Service (AFS) takes a call during a night of bombing during the Blitz, London, 1941. Original publication: Picture Post - 587 - Fire-Fighters! - pub. 1st February 1941 (Photo by Bert Hardy/Picture Post/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)