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Photo of the Day – 10/27/15 (“Italian POW Cobblers in London”, 1945)

Daily Photo — “Italian POW Cobblers in London, 1945”

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1945. “Italian POWs working in a cobbler’s shop, London POW Camp” A general scene of the cobbler’s shop at the N.144 Italian workers camp near London. These Prisoners of War are: Antoni Tolino, Pasquale Usai, Salvatore Polizzi, Giuseppe Bosco and Aldo Mora. Ministry of Information Photo Division Photographer.
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Posted by on October 27, 2015 in Daily Photo

 

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Video of the Day – 2/25/13 (The (Secret) City of London)

Daily Video — The (Secret) City of London

I was astounded by today’s video and the history tidbits I picked up!  I never knew that there was a “secret”, autonomous City of London within the city of London!! (Note the capitalization, it’s important.)  Learn about this small city within a city , how it came to be, and how it remains independent even to this day.

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Posted by on February 25, 2013 in Daily Video

 

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