This is an original 1918 halftone print of children being taken to smugglers' caves for safety during London's air raids. The caption reads, "Little laughing tots like these have died-- as much for king and country as their fathers and brothers on the field of battle-- because Germany makes ruthless air raids on their homes in England."
This 93+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +. Light aging in margins. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note there is printing on the reverse.
Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
Grade: Very Fine +
Dimensions: Approximately 6.25 x 9.25 inches; 16 x 23 cm
Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)
Keywords specific to this image: Nurse, Child, Kids, English, Wartime, World War I, Air Raids, Great War