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Nathaniel Hawthorne

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St Helena Flag until 1984
St Helena Flag until 1984
Our Flag

Post Office at The Castle
Post Office at The Castle
Postage Stamps

Rock Rose by Broadway, 1806
Rock Rose by Broadway, 1806
Saved Buildings

Last photo of Rock Rose main house, 1903
Last photo of Rock Rose main house, 1903
Saved Buildings

Northwest, drawing 1850
Northwest, drawing 1850
Jamestown

Return of Napoleon to France
Return of Napoleon to France{a}
Napoleon’s Tomb

German visitors, 1914
German visitors, 1914{b}
A Brief History

Flax processing
Flax processing{c}
The Flax Industry

Flax processing
Flax processing{c}
The Flax Industry

Flax processing
Flax processing{c}
The Flax Industry

Flax processing
Flax processing{c}
The Flax Industry

Flax processing
Flax processing{c}
The Flax Industry

Flax processing
Flax processing{c}
The Flax Industry

Flax processing
Flax processing{c}
The Flax Industry

1, 2 & 3 Main Street, 1963
1, 2 & 3 Main Street, 1963
Historic Buildings In Brief - Jamestown

1, 2 & 3 Main Street, 2009
1, 2 & 3 Main Street, 2009
Historic Buildings In Brief - Jamestown

1, 2 & 3 Main Street, 2016
1, 2 & 3 Main Street, 2016
Historic Buildings In Brief - Jamestown

Parade, 1945
Parade, 1945
A Brief History

USA Consulate, 1895
USA Consulate, 1895{d}
Lost and almost-lost Buildings

Andries Smorenburg, c.1901
Andries Smorenburg, c.1901
Boer Prisoners (1900-1902)

Wharf 1840
Wharf 1840
Jamestown

Barnes Road, c.1900
Barnes Road, c.1900
The Heart Shaped Waterfall

The Roads
The Roads
Artists

The Friar
The Friar
Artists

Sandy Bay and Lot
Sandy Bay and Lot
Artists

Bertrand’s Cottage, 1860s
Bertrand’s Cottage, 1860s{e}
Historic Buildings In Brief - Country

Betsy Balcombe
Betsy Balcombe
Betsy Balcombe

Betsy (older)
Betsy (older)
Betsy Balcombe

Castle entrance and kids, 1962
Castle entrance and kids, 1962{c}
Memories of St Helena

The Ladder, 1962
The Ladder, 1962{c}
Memories of St Helena

Governor’s car, 1962
Governor’s car, 1962{c}
Memories of St Helena

Boer camp in Blue Hill, 1900-1902
Boer camp in Blue Hill, 1900-1902
Boer Prisoners (1900-1902)

Camp Life, Erich Mayer
Camp Life, Erich Mayer{f}
Artists

Boer carpenters
Boer carpenters
Boer Prisoners (1900-1902)

Boer light industry
Boer light industry
Boer Prisoners (1900-1902)

Boer Prisoners arriving, 1900
Boer Prisoners arriving, 1900
Boer Prisoners (1900-1902)

Boer Prisoners’ camp
Boer Prisoners’ camp
Boer Prisoners (1900-1902)

Boer Prisoners’ band
Boer Prisoners’ band{g}
Boer Prisoners (1900-1902)

Boer prisoners’ craft exhibition, 1900
Boer prisoners’ craft exhibition, 1900{f}
Boer Prisoners (1900-1902)

Boer prisoners’ craft exhibition, 1900
Boer prisoners’ craft exhibition, 1900{f}
Boer Prisoners (1900-1902)

Boer Prisoners departing, 1902
Boer Prisoners departing, 1902
Boer Prisoners (1900-1902)

Boer prisoners’ camp entertainment
Boer prisoners’ camp entertainment{f}
Boer Prisoners (1900-1902)

Boer camp refuse-removal team, 1900-1902
Boer camp refuse-removal team, 1900-1902
Boer Prisoners (1900-1902)

The Last Boer Prisoner
The Last Boer Prisoner
Boer Prisoners (1900-1902)

Boer prisoners arriving
Boer prisoners arriving
Boer Prisoners (1900-1902)

Boer Prisoners unloading, 1900
Boer Prisoners unloading, 1900
Boer Prisoners (1900-1902)

Boer prisoners arriving, 1900
Boer prisoners arriving, 1900
Boer Prisoners (1900-1902)

Boer Prisoners at Napoleon’s Tomb
Boer Prisoners at Napoleon’s Tomb
Boer Prisoners (1900-1902)

Boer Prisoners Parade, c.1901
Boer Prisoners Parade, c.1901
Boer Prisoners (1900-1902)

Boer Prisoners at High Knoll Fort, c.1901
Boer Prisoners at High Knoll Fort, c.1901
Boer Prisoners (1900-1902)

The Briars, 1844
The Briars, 1844
The Briars Pavilion

Briars Pavilion, 1857
Briars Pavilion, 1857{h}
The Briars Pavilion

Briars Pavilion, 1860s
Briars Pavilion, 1860s{e}
The Briars Pavilion

Briars Pavilion, 1962
Briars Pavilion, 1962{c}
The Briars Pavilion

Bridge Memorial Clock, 1964
Bridge Memorial Clock, 1964{i}
Bridge Memorial Clock

Drawing of Jamestown, 1789
Drawing of Jamestown, 1789
Jamestown

Memorial Fountain, 1890-194?
Memorial Fountain, 1890-194?
The Missing Fountain Mystery

RFA Darkdale, 1941
RFA Darkdale, 1941
Lost Ships

The Rollers of 1846
The Rollers of 1846
Rollers

Burying the time capsule, 1993
Burying the time capsule, 1993
A Brief History

Brooke Hill, 1809
Brooke Hill, 1809{j}
Historians of St Helena

Airport test flight 1985
Airport test flight 1985{k}
Building St Helena Airport

St Helena Airport construction
St Helena Airport construction
Building St Helena Airport

Prosperous Plain before the airport
Prosperous Plain before the airport
Building St Helena Airport

St Helena, 1815
St Helena, 1815{l}
A Brief History

Cars in Jamestown, 1968
Cars in Jamestown, 1968
Classic Cars

Castle Gardens, c.1900
Castle Gardens, c.1900
Castle Gardens

Castle entrance, 1890s
Castle entrance, 1890s
The Castle

Queen Victoria’s Golden Jubilee, 1887
Queen Victoria’s Golden Jubilee, 1887
Jamestown

The Charabanc, 1962
The Charabanc, 1962{c}
Classic Cars

Original ‘Country Church’
Original ‘Country Church’
St. Paul’s Cathedral

St. James’ Church, 1963
St. James’ Church, 1963
Churches of St Helena

St. Matthew’s, c.1903
St. Matthew’s, c.1903
Churches of St Helena

St. Matthew’s, 1920s
St. Matthew’s, 1920s
Churches of St Helena

St. Matthew’s, 1875
St. Matthew’s, 1875{m}
Churches of St Helena

St. Matthew’s Church, 1920s
St. Matthew’s Church, 1920s
Churches of St Helena

St. Paul’s Cathedral, 1903
St. Paul’s Cathedral, 1903
St. Paul’s Cathedral

St. Paul’s Cathedral, 1911
St. Paul’s Cathedral, 1911
St. Paul’s Cathedral

St. Paul’s Cathedral, 1962
St. Paul’s Cathedral, 1962{c}
St. Paul’s Cathedral

Church Valley (Jamestown), 1658
Church Valley (Jamestown), 1658
Jamestown

Austin 7, 1930s
Austin 7, 1930s
Classic Cars

The Bridge, 1962
The Bridge, 1962{c}
Classic Cars

Main Street, 1962
Main Street, 1962{c}
Jamestown

Jamestown, 1930s
Jamestown, 1930s
Jamestown

Clifftop House and Observatory c.1900
Clifftop House and Observatory c.1900
Historic Buildings In Brief - Country

Eastern Telegraph Station, c.1900
Eastern Telegraph Station, c.1900
Communications

150 years celebrations, 1984
150 years celebrations, 1984{k}
A Brief History

Chief Dinuzulu, c.1889
Chief Dinuzulu, c.1889
Exiles

Chief Dinuzulu, c.1908
Chief Dinuzulu, c.1908
Exiles

Contemporary drawing Dinuzulu’s arrival
Contemporary drawing Dinuzulu’s arrival
Exiles

Chief Dinuzulu, c.1908
Chief Dinuzulu, c.1908{n}
Exiles

Duke of Edinburgh, 1957
Duke of Edinburgh, 1957
Famous Visitors

Duke of Edinburgh Playground opening, 1957
Duke of Edinburgh Playground opening, 1957
Duke of Edinburgh Playground

Duke of Edinburgh Playground, 1957
Duke of Edinburgh Playground, 1957
Duke of Edinburgh Playground

Duke of Edinburgh Playground opening, 1957
Duke of Edinburgh Playground opening, 1957
Duke of Edinburgh Playground

Donkey in use, 1970
Donkey in use, 1970
Donkeys

Donkey in use
Donkey in use
Donkeys

Donkey, off to market, 1940s
Donkey, off to market, 1940s
Donkeys

Donkeys in Jamestown, 1941
Donkeys in Jamestown, 1941
Donkeys

Donkey in use, 1962
Donkey in use, 1962{c}
Donkeys

Donkeys in town, 1947
Donkeys in town, 1947{o}
Donkeys

Donkeys in Jamestown, c.1900
Donkeys in Jamestown, c.1900
Donkeys

Donkey Keepers, 1968
Donkey Keepers, 1968
Donkeys

Donkeys, Market St, 1962
Donkeys, Market St, 1962{c}
Donkeys

Donkeys at work, 1941
Donkeys at work, 1941{p}
Donkeys

Donkeys in Jamestown, c.1950
Donkeys in Jamestown, c.1950{q}
Donkeys

Ford cars, 1991
Ford cars, 1991
Driving in St Helena

Duke of Connaught’s visit, 1910
Duke of Connaught’s visit, 1910
Famous Visitors

Duke of Connaught’s visit, 1910
Duke of Connaught’s visit, 1910
Famous Visitors

DWS, Deadwood
DWS, Deadwood
Diplomatic Wireless Station

DWS Antennae, 1970
DWS Antennae, 1970
Diplomatic Wireless Station

DWS Buildings, 1970
DWS Buildings, 1970
Diplomatic Wireless Station

Empress Eugenie, Arriving
Empress Eugenie, Arriving{r}
Famous Visitors

Military parade in Jamestown, early 1900s
Military parade in Jamestown, early 1900s
Jamestown

Boer Prisoners, c.1901
Boer Prisoners, c.1901
Boer Prisoners (1900-1902)

Duke of Edinburgh, 1957
Duke of Edinburgh, 1957
Famous Visitors

Duke of Edinburgh welcome, 1957
Duke of Edinburgh welcome, 1957
Famous Visitors

Duke of Edinburgh welcome, 1957
Duke of Edinburgh welcome, 1957
Famous Visitors

Visit of King George VI, 1947
Visit of King George VI, 1947
Famous Visitors

King George VI meets Jonathan, 1947
King George VI meets Jonathan, 1947
Jonathan the tortoise

Visit of King George VI, 1947
Visit of King George VI, 1947
Famous Visitors

Visit of King George VI, 1947
Visit of King George VI, 1947{o}
Famous Visitors

King George VI, 1947
King George VI, 1947{o}
Famous Visitors

Visit of King George VI, 1947
Visit of King George VI, 1947{o}
Famous Visitors

Albacore, 1903
Albacore, 1903
Fishing

Fish Market, 1920s
Fish Market, 1920s
Fishing

Big fish, c.1900
Big fish, c.1900
Fishing

Flax, 1939
Flax, 1939
The Flax Industry

Flax, 1939
Flax, 1939
The Flax Industry

Flax drying at Deadwood, 1910
Flax drying at Deadwood, 1910
The Flax Industry

Flax Making: Drying in the sun
Flax Making: Drying in the sun
The Flax Industry

Flax drying, Bamboo Hedge
Flax drying, Bamboo Hedge
The Flax Industry

Flax drying on the hillsides, early 1900s
Flax drying on the hillsides, early 1900s
The Flax Industry

Flax drying, Sandy Bay
Flax drying, Sandy Bay{i}
The Flax Industry

Flax Mill at Bamboo Hedge, early 1900s
Flax Mill at Bamboo Hedge, early 1900s
The Flax Industry

Hutts Gate flax mill, 1870s
Hutts Gate flax mill, 1870s
The Flax Industry

Jamestown flax mill, 1870s
Jamestown flax mill, 1870s
The Flax Industry

Bamboo Hedge Flax Mill
Bamboo Hedge Flax Mill{c}
The Flax Industry

Flax pulping, 1962
Flax pulping, 1962{c}
The Flax Industry

Flax transport, 1962
Flax transport, 1962{c}
The Flax Industry

Flax drying, 1962
Flax drying, 1962{c}
The Flax Industry

Flax drying, Sandy Bay, 1962
Flax drying, Sandy Bay, 1962{c}
The Flax Industry

Flax rope making, 1962
Flax rope making, 1962{c}
The Flax Industry

Flax rope making, 1962
Flax rope making, 1962{c}
The Flax Industry

Flax Mill, Sandy Bay, 1910
Flax Mill, Sandy Bay, 1910
The Flax Industry

Flax washing, 1962
Flax washing, 1962{c}
The Flax Industry

Flax stripping, 1907
Flax stripping, 1907
The Flax Industry

Ladder Hill Fort, 1903
Ladder Hill Fort, 1903
Forts and Batteries

Parade at Ladder Hill Fort, 1903
Parade at Ladder Hill Fort, 1903
Forts and Batteries

Mundens, from the sea
Mundens, from the sea{s}
Forts and Batteries

Mundens Fort, 1809
Mundens Fort, 1809{t}
Forts and Batteries

Banks Battery, 1860s
Banks Battery, 1860s{e}
Forts and Batteries

Banks Battery, 1992
Banks Battery, 1992
Forts and Batteries

South West Point Telegraph Post, 1903
South West Point Telegraph Post, 1903
Communications

Entrance to The Castle
Entrance to The Castle
Artists

Lower Market Street
Lower Market Street
Artists

Saturday morning, Jamestown
Saturday morning, Jamestown
Artists

The Baptist Church
The Baptist Church
Artists

Memorial Fountain, 1920s
Memorial Fountain, 1920s
The Missing Fountain Mystery

Memorial Fountain, c.1910
Memorial Fountain, c.1910
The Missing Fountain Mystery

Main Street, early 1900s
Main Street, early 1900s
Jamestown

Street scene, c.1900
Street scene, c.1900
Jamestown

Fountain unveiling, 1891
Fountain unveiling, 1891
The Missing Fountain Mystery

Fountain unveiling, 1891
Fountain unveiling, 1891
The Missing Fountain Mystery

Napoleon’s Tomb, 1863
Napoleon’s Tomb, 1863
Artists

Oakbank, 1863
Oakbank, 1863
Artists

The Briars, 1863
The Briars, 1863
Artists

Francis Plain, 1964
Francis Plain, 1964{i}
St Pauls

Francis Plain before levelling, 1961
Francis Plain before levelling, 1961{c}
St Pauls

Francis Plain, c.1900
Francis Plain, c.1900
St Pauls

Friendly Benevolent Society, 1980s
Friendly Benevolent Society, 1980s
The Friendly Societies

Children’s Benefit Society March, 1962
Children’s Benefit Society March, 1962{c}
The Friendly Societies

Society march, 1964
Society march, 1964{i}
The Friendly Societies

WMCA March, 1962
WMCA March, 1962{c}
The Friendly Societies

WMCA March, 1962
WMCA March, 1962{c}
The Friendly Societies

WMCA March, 1962
WMCA March, 1962{c}
The Friendly Societies

General Cronje and officers, c.1901
General Cronje and officers, c.1901
Boer Prisoners (1900-1902)

Advisory Council Opening, 12 June 1940
Advisory Council Opening, 12 June 1940
Government

Investiture, Gov. George Joy, 1947
Investiture, Gov. George Joy, 1947{u}
The Governor of St Helena

Governor’s Carriage, 1903
Governor’s Carriage, 1903
The Governor of St Helena

Ceremony at Napoleon’s Tomb, 1921
Ceremony at Napoleon’s Tomb, 1921
Napoleon’s Tomb

Ladder Hill guns in use, 1943
Ladder Hill guns in use, 1943
Guns

Guns overlooking Jamestown
Guns overlooking Jamestown
Guns

Loading Ladder Hill gun, c.1940
Loading Ladder Hill gun, c.1940
Guns

Long Tom gun, 1903
Long Tom gun, 1903
Guns

Alarm gun, 1905
Alarm gun, 1905
Guns

Signal House gun, 1968
Signal House gun, 1968
Guns

Wharf guns, 1968
Wharf guns, 1968
Guns

Parade at Ladder Hill Fort
Parade at Ladder Hill Fort
Forts and Batteries

Jackson’s the chemists
Jackson’s the chemists
Historic Buildings

Jackson’s chemists, c.1900
Jackson’s chemists, c.1900
Historic Buildings

Heart Shaped Waterfall, 1911
Heart Shaped Waterfall, 1911
The Heart Shaped Waterfall

First Air-Mail, 1964
First Air-Mail, 1964{i}
Postage Stamps

First Air-Mail, 1964
First Air-Mail, 1964{i}
Postage Stamps

High Knoll ‘citadel’, 1821
High Knoll ‘citadel’, 1821
High Knoll Fort

Scene at High Knoll, WW2
Scene at High Knoll, WW2
High Knoll Fort

Homagee’s Daughter’s lavish wedding
Homagee’s Daughter’s lavish wedding
Characters of St Helena

Homagee welcomes the Duke of Connaught, 1910
Homagee welcomes the Duke of Connaught, 1910
Characters of St Helena

Hospital entrance
Hospital entrance
Jamestown

Half Tree Hollow, 1905
Half Tree Hollow, 1905
Half Tree Hollow

Half Tree Hollow, 1961
Half Tree Hollow, 1961
Half Tree Hollow

Half Tree Hollow, early 1980s
Half Tree Hollow, early 1980s
Half Tree Hollow

The road to Longwood, 1962
The road to Longwood, 1962{c}
Saved Buildings

Napoleon arriving, 1815
Napoleon arriving, 1815{v}
Napoleon

Jan Van Ryne, 1754
Jan Van Ryne, 1754
A Brief History

Jackson’s chemists, c.1900
Jackson’s chemists, c.1900
Historic Buildings

Inclined Plane Tariff, 1831
Inclined Plane Tariff, 1831
Jacob’s Ladder

Sliding Jacob’s Ladder, 1975
Sliding Jacob’s Ladder, 1975
Jacob’s Ladder

Jacob’s Ladder, 1942
Jacob’s Ladder, 1942{p}
Jacob’s Ladder

Jamestown, 1794
Jamestown, 1794
Jamestown

Jamestown, Sainson, c.1840s
Jamestown, Sainson, c.1840s
Jamestown

Jamestown, 1862
Jamestown, 1862
Jamestown

Jamestown from the bay, c.1900
Jamestown from the bay, c.1900
Jamestown

Jamestown from Jacob’s Ladder, 1970
Jamestown from Jacob’s Ladder, 1970
Jamestown

Jamestown from The Ladder, c.1960s
Jamestown from The Ladder, c.1960s
Jamestown

Jamestown Lines, 1866
Jamestown Lines, 1866{e}
Jamestown

Lower Jamestown, 1890s
Lower Jamestown, 1890s
Jamestown

Main Street, 1979
Main Street, 1979
Jamestown

Main Street, Jamestown, 1991
Main Street, Jamestown, 1991
Jamestown

Main Street, Jamestown, 1975
Main Street, Jamestown, 1975
Jamestown

Jamestown, 1815
Jamestown, 1815
Jamestown

Jamestown, 1949
Jamestown, 1949
Jamestown

Jamestown, pre-1882
Jamestown, pre-1882
Jamestown

Jamestown School, 1906 (now the Community Centre)
Jamestown School, 1906 (now the Community Centre)
Education

The Arch, 2016
The Arch, 2016
Historic Buildings In Brief - Jamestown

The Bridge, Jamestown, 1975
The Bridge, Jamestown, 1975
Jamestown

Wharf, 1815
Wharf, 1815
Jamestown

The Wharf, 1850
The Wharf, 1850
Jamestown

Jamestown in Napoleon’s time?
Jamestown in Napoleon’s time?
Jamestown

Jonathan, c.1886
Jonathan, c.1886
Jonathan the tortoise

Jonathan, c.1886
Jonathan, c.1886
Jonathan the tortoise

King George VI, 1947
King George VI, 1947
Famous Visitors

Lace School, 1908
Lace School, 1908
Lace Making

Lace School, 1908
Lace School, 1908
Lace Making

Lace School, 1908
Lace School, 1908
Lace Making

Lace School, 1908
Lace School, 1908
Lace Making

Lace maker, 1925
Lace maker, 1925
Lace Making

Lace Making
Lace Making
Lace Making

Lace Making
Lace Making{o}
Lace Making

Ladder Hill Fort, 1860
Ladder Hill Fort, 1860
Forts and Batteries

Ladder Hill Fort Parade, 1890s
Ladder Hill Fort Parade, 1890s
Forts and Batteries

Landing steps, 1840
Landing steps, 1840{w}
Jamestown

Lemon Valley rock formations, 1830
Lemon Valley rock formations, 1830
Lemon Valley

The Castle and fortifications, 1860s
The Castle and fortifications, 1860s{e}
Photography

Soldiers, Deadwood, 1860s
Soldiers, Deadwood, 1860s{e}
Photography

Ladder Hill
Ladder Hill{e}
Photography

Lemon Valley, 1860s
Lemon Valley, 1860s{e}
Lemon Valley

Longwood House, 1860s
Longwood House, 1860s{e}
Photography

Longwood New House, 1860s
Longwood New House, 1860s{e}
Lost and almost-lost Buildings

Jamestown from Mundens Hill, 1860s
Jamestown from Mundens Hill, 1860s{e}
Photography

Mundens, 1860s
Mundens, 1860s{e}
Forts and Batteries

Shipping, 1860s
Shipping, 1860s{e}
Photography

St. James’, 1860s
St. James’, 1860s{e}
Photography

St. Paul’s Cathedral, 1860s
St. Paul’s Cathedral, 1860s{e}
Photography

Linschoten print, 1596
Linschoten print, 1596
A Brief History

Longwood Avenue, 1890s
Longwood Avenue, 1890s
Longwood

Longwood Gate, 1853
Longwood Gate, 1853
Longwood

Longwood House, 1853
Longwood House, 1853
Longwood House

Longwood New House, 1857
Longwood New House, 1857{h}
Lost and almost-lost Buildings

Longwood New House, 1823
Longwood New House, 1823
Lost and almost-lost Buildings

Longwood, 1800s
Longwood, 1800s
Longwood

Longwood windmill
Longwood windmill
Lost and almost-lost Buildings

Longwood windmill
Longwood windmill
Lost and almost-lost Buildings

Longwood windmill (interior)
Longwood windmill (interior)
Lost and almost-lost Buildings

Longwood windmill
Longwood windmill
Lost and almost-lost Buildings

Papanui on fire, 1911
Papanui on fire, 1911
Lost Ships

SS Papanui on fire, 1911
SS Papanui on fire, 1911
Lost Ships

SS Papanui, next day
SS Papanui, next day
Lost Ships

Off for launch, 1968
Off for launch, 1968{x}
Jamestown

Mackerel Processing, 1910
Mackerel Processing, 1910{y}
Fish Processing

Main Street, 1930s
Main Street, 1930s{z}
Jamestown

Main Street in Jamestown, 1863
Main Street in Jamestown, 1863{aa}
Jamestown

Officers’ Club (now Consulate Hotel)
Officers’ Club (now Consulate Hotel){ab}
Jamestown

Officers’ Mess (now Post Office)
Officers’ Mess (now Post Office){ab}
Historic Buildings In Brief - Jamestown

Main Street, Jamestown, 1857
Main Street, Jamestown, 1857{h}
Jamestown

Main Street, Jamestown, probably Victorian
Main Street, Jamestown, probably Victorian
Jamestown

Maldivia, c.1900
Maldivia, c.1900
Maldivia Gardens

Maldivia Gardens, 1884
Maldivia Gardens, 1884
Maldivia Gardens

Maldivia House, 1903
Maldivia House, 1903
Maldivia Gardens

Maldivia House, 1970s
Maldivia House, 1970s
Maldivia Gardens

de Bry map, 1601
de Bry map, 1601
Maps of St Helena

Thornton map, 1704
Thornton map, 1704
Maps of St Helena

First-known map of St Helena, 1506
First-known map of St Helena, 1506
Maps of St Helena

Masons, 1941
Masons, 1941
Saints

Camps by Erich Mayer
Camps by Erich Mayer
Boer Prisoners (1900-1902)

Jamestown, 1857
Jamestown, 1857{h}
Jamestown

Memorial Fountain, c.1891
Memorial Fountain, c.1891
The Missing Fountain Mystery

Cars at Two Gun Saddle, 1960s
Cars at Two Gun Saddle, 1960s
Classic Cars

Jamestown Middle Graveyard, pre-1950s
Jamestown Middle Graveyard, pre-1950s
Jamestown

The Moon building, Napoleon St., 1902
The Moon building, Napoleon St., 1902
Historic Buildings

Mount Pleasant and Sandy Bay
Mount Pleasant and Sandy Bay
Artists

‘Northumberland and Myrmidon’, 1815
‘Northumberland and Myrmidon’, 1815
Napoleon

Napoleon on the HMS Northumberland
Napoleon on the HMS Northumberland
Artists

Napoleon figurine
Napoleon figurine
Napoleon

Napoleon’s arrival (French image), 1815
Napoleon’s arrival (French image), 1815
Napoleon

Napoleon’s Funeral, 1821
Napoleon’s Funeral, 1821
Napoleon

Napoleon’s Funeral, 1821
Napoleon’s Funeral, 1821
Napoleon

Two paintings of Napoleon’s Funeral
Two paintings of Napoleon’s Funeral
Napoleon

Napoleon’s landing, 1815
Napoleon’s landing, 1815
Napoleon

Removal of Napoleon’s body, 1840
Removal of Napoleon’s body, 1840
Napoleon

Napoleon St, 1982
Napoleon St, 1982{k}
Jamestown

Napoleon Street, 1920s/30s
Napoleon Street, 1920s/30s
Jamestown

Ladder Hill Observatory
Ladder Hill Observatory
Observatories

Ladder Hill Observatory
Ladder Hill Observatory
Observatories

Longwood Observatory
Longwood Observatory
Observatories

Palm Villa Observatory
Palm Villa Observatory
Observatories

Old Porteous house
Old Porteous house
Lost and almost-lost Buildings

Original RMS St Helena
Original RMS St Helena
RMS St Helena

Barracks Square, 1866
Barracks Square, 1866{e}
Jamestown

Old military hospital
Old military hospital
Other Military Sites

Parade, Jamestown Barracks
Parade, Jamestown Barracks
Other Military Sites

Parade in Grand Parade
Parade in Grand Parade
Jamestown

Postcard: Longwood House
Postcard: Longwood House{ac}
Longwood House

Plantation House, 1795
Plantation House, 1795{ad}
Plantation House

Plantation House, 1809
Plantation House, 1809{j}
Plantation House

Plantation House, 1819
Plantation House, 1819
Plantation House

Plantation House, 1821
Plantation House, 1821{ae}
Plantation House

Plantation House, 1866
Plantation House, 1866{e}
Plantation House

Plantation House, 1942
Plantation House, 1942{af}
Plantation House

Plantation House, 1962
Plantation House, 1962{c}
Plantation House

Plantation House, 1815
Plantation House, 1815{l}
Plantation House

Plantation House, 1857
Plantation House, 1857{h}
Plantation House

Plantation House, late 19th Century
Plantation House, late 19th Century
Plantation House

Plantation House, old porch 1903
Plantation House, old porch 1903
Plantation House

Poor Society Building
Poor Society Building
The Friendly Societies

Portuguese map, 1601
Portuguese map, 1601
A Brief History

Postcard: Jamestown
Postcard: Jamestown
Jamestown

Postcard: Jamestown street scene
Postcard: Jamestown street scene
Jamestown

Postcard: Longwood House
Postcard: Longwood House
Longwood House

Postcard: Various scenes
Postcard: Various scenes
A Brief History

Postcard: Lower Jamestown
Postcard: Lower Jamestown
Jamestown

Postcard: Mundens, from Ruperts
Postcard: Mundens, from Ruperts
Forts and Batteries

Postcard: St. James’ and Grand Parade
Postcard: St. James’ and Grand Parade
Historic Buildings

Postcard: Boers Departure, 1902
Postcard: Boers Departure, 1902
Boer Prisoners (1900-1902)

Postcard: Sandy Bay Valley, Probably 19th Century
Postcard: Sandy Bay Valley, Probably 19th Century
Sandy Bay

Postcard: Napoleon’s Funeral
Postcard: Napoleon’s Funeral
Napoleon

Postcard: Upper Jamestown
Postcard: Upper Jamestown
Jamestown

Postcard: Jamestown, from the anchorage
Postcard: Jamestown, from the anchorage
Jamestown

Postcard: Longwood House
Postcard: Longwood House
Longwood House

Postcard: Main Street, Jamestown
Postcard: Main Street, Jamestown
Jamestown

Postcard: Napoleon’s Tomb
Postcard: Napoleon’s Tomb
Napoleon’s Tomb

Postcard: Jacob’s Ladder
Postcard: Jacob’s Ladder
Jacob’s Ladder

Postcard: Cable Station
Postcard: Cable Station
Communications

Postcard: Cenotaph and Wharf
Postcard: Cenotaph and Wharf
Jamestown

Postcard: Longwood House
Postcard: Longwood House
Longwood House

Postcard: Washday at the camp, Dutch, 1900-1902
Postcard: Washday at the camp, Dutch, 1900-1902
Boer Prisoners (1900-1902)

Postcard: Napoleon
Postcard: Napoleon
Napoleon’s Tomb

Postcard: Main Street, Jamestown
Postcard: Main Street, Jamestown
Jamestown

Postcard: Flax Mill, Sandy Bay
Postcard: Flax Mill, Sandy Bay
The Flax Industry

Postcard: Heart-Shaped Waterfall
Postcard: Heart-Shaped Waterfall
The Heart Shaped Waterfall

Postcard: Jamestown street
Postcard: Jamestown street
Jamestown

Postcard: Longwood Avenue
Postcard: Longwood Avenue
Longwood

Postcard: Plantation House, probably 19th Century
Postcard: Plantation House, probably 19th Century
Plantation House

Postcard: ‘The Ridges’
Postcard: ‘The Ridges’
Diana’s Peak

Postcard: Arrival of the Boer prisoners
Postcard: Arrival of the Boer prisoners
Boer Prisoners (1900-1902)

Postcard: Jamestown, looking South
Postcard: Jamestown, looking South
Jamestown

Lower Jamestown from Mundens
Lower Jamestown from Mundens
Jamestown

Upper Jamestown, from Barnes Road
Upper Jamestown, from Barnes Road
Jamestown

Entrance to The Castle
Entrance to The Castle
The Castle

Sandy Bay and the Lots
Sandy Bay and the Lots
Sandy Bay

Central island view
Central island view
Photography

Heart Shaped Waterfall
Heart Shaped Waterfall
The Heart Shaped Waterfall

Sandy Bay
Sandy Bay
Sandy Bay

Jacob’s Ladder
Jacob’s Ladder
Jacob’s Ladder

Boer camp, Deadwood
Boer camp, Deadwood
Boer Prisoners (1900-1902)

Postcard: Costal Views
Postcard: Costal Views
Photography

Postcard, Hutts Gate, 1910
Postcard, Hutts Gate, 1910{ag}
Churches of St Helena

Postcard, Jamestown, 1905
Postcard, Jamestown, 1905{ag}
Postcards of St Helena

Postcard, Jamestown, 1905
Postcard, Jamestown, 1905{ag}
Postcards of St Helena

Wharf postcard
Wharf postcard
Postcards of St Helena

Postcard: Saint Helena Island
Postcard: Saint Helena Island
Photography

Princes Lodge, 1980
Princes Lodge, 1980
Historic Buildings In Brief - Country

Prosperous Bay Plain pre-Airport
Prosperous Bay Plain pre-Airport
Building St Helena Airport

Prosperous Bay Signal Station, 1903
Prosperous Bay Signal Station, 1903
Other Military Sites

Prosperous Bay Signal Station, c.1900
Prosperous Bay Signal Station, c.1900
Forts and Batteries

Protest March, Jamestown, 1950s/60s
Protest March, Jamestown, 1950s/60s
A Brief History

The Q5 birthday cake, 2002
The Q5 birthday cake, 2002
Quincentenary of St Helena

Billy Stevens
Billy Stevens
Amateur (‘Ham’) Radio

Radio St Helena studio after 1976
Radio St Helena studio after 1976
Radio St Helena

Radio St Helena studio before 1976
Radio St Helena studio before 1976
Radio St Helena

Desalination plant in Ruperts, c.1900
Desalination plant in Ruperts, c.1900
Our (Other) Railway

Library, 1961
Library, 1961
Read articles about St Helena (Older)

Regiment uniform
Regiment uniform
The St Helena Regiment

Removing the steeple at St. James’, 1980
Removing the steeple at St. James’, 1980
Churches of St Helena

RMS in London, 2016
RMS in London, 2016
RMS St Helena

1st and 2nd RMS, Cardiff 1990
1st and 2nd RMS, Cardiff 1990
RMS St Helena

Original RMS, c.1980
Original RMS, c.1980
RMS St Helena

Ladder Hill barracks, 1943
Ladder Hill barracks, 1943{p}
Forts and Batteries

Rock Rose, 1962
Rock Rose, 1962{c}
Saved Buildings

Longwood House, 1947
Longwood House, 1947
Longwood House

Grand Parade, 1995
Grand Parade, 1995
Jamestown

Radio St Helena Outside Broadcast van
Radio St Helena Outside Broadcast van
Radio St Helena

Tony Leo at Radio St Helena, 1980
Tony Leo at Radio St Helena, 1980
Radio St Helena

Ruperts before the new wharf
Ruperts before the new wharf
Ruperts

Ruperts Beach, 1942
Ruperts Beach, 1942
Ruperts

Ruperts Beach, 1942
Ruperts Beach, 1942
Ruperts

Ruperts Sea Front, 1961
Ruperts Sea Front, 1961{c}
Ruperts

Jamestown from the bay, 1812
Jamestown from the bay, 1812
Jamestown

Tug-of-War, 1970s
Tug-of-War, 1970s
Saints

Sandy Bay Lines
Sandy Bay Lines{e}
Sandy Bay

Sandy Bay, 1809
Sandy Bay, 1809{j}
Sandy Bay

Sandy Bay lines, 1862
Sandy Bay lines, 1862
Sandy Bay

Sandy Bay, 1809
Sandy Bay, 1809{ah}
Sandy Bay

Postcard: Scenes of St Helena, Dated as 1880.
Postcard: Scenes of St Helena, Dated as 1880.
Pictures

Secondary Selective School, 1963
Secondary Selective School, 1963
Education

Schooner, St Helena
Schooner, St Helena
RMS St Helena

Seaside, 1974
Seaside, 1974{ai}
Jamestown

Eva Benjamin’s, 1970s
Eva Benjamin’s, 1970s
Shopping: What to buy

Liberated Africans
Liberated Africans
Slaves and slavery

Now the Post Office
Now the Post Office
Historic Buildings In Brief - Jamestown

Solomon’s Emporium, 1811
Solomon’s Emporium, 1811
Important People

Spangereid sinking, 1920
Spangereid sinking, 1920
Lost Ships

Croquet, 1903, Plantation House
Croquet, 1903, Plantation House
Sport in St Helena

Cricket, Francis Plain, 1930s
Cricket, Francis Plain, 1930s
Sport in St Helena

SS Papanui on fire, 1911
SS Papanui on fire, 1911
A Brief History

The Bridge, 1942
The Bridge, 1942
Jamestown

St. James’ Church, 1962
St. James’ Church, 1962{c}
Churches of St Helena

St. James’ church, 1942
St. James’ church, 1942
Churches of St Helena

Jamestown by Bellasis, 1815
Jamestown by Bellasis, 1815
Jamestown

St. James’ church, 1890
St. James’ church, 1890
Churches of St Helena

Lower Main Street, 1798
Lower Main Street, 1798
Jamestown

St. Mary’s, The Briars, 1982
St. Mary’s, The Briars, 1982{k}
Churches of St Helena

Friars Rock, 1815
Friars Rock, 1815
St Pauls

Sunday morning, 1930s
Sunday morning, 1930s
A Brief History

Theatre and barracks, 1809
Theatre and barracks, 1809{j}
Theatres

Theatre after the 1831 fire
Theatre after the 1831 fire{aj}
Pantomime

St Helena’s first car
St Helena’s first car
Classic Cars

Napoleon Street in Jamestown, 1970s?
Napoleon Street in Jamestown, 1970s?
Jamestown

The Bridge, 2001
The Bridge, 2001
Jamestown

The Friar
The Friar
St Pauls

The Market, 1962
The Market, 1962{c}
Historic Buildings

The Market, 1963
The Market, 1963
Historic Buildings

Jamestown Market, 1991
Jamestown Market, 1991
Historic Buildings

The Market, probably late 19th Century
The Market, probably late 19th Century
Historic Buildings

The Market in Jamestown, probably Victorian
The Market in Jamestown, probably Victorian
Historic Buildings

The Market in Jamestown, probably Victorian
The Market in Jamestown, probably Victorian
Historic Buildings

Painting of The Rollers of 1846
Painting of The Rollers of 1846
Rollers

The Run, Jamestown, 1968
The Run, Jamestown, 1968
The Run

The Cannister and The Run, C.1860s
The Cannister and The Run, C.1860s
Jamestown

The (old) Standard
The (old) Standard
Historic Buildings In Brief - Jamestown

The (old) Standard
The (old) Standard{d}
Historic Buildings In Brief - Jamestown

The Wharf in Jamestown, probably Victorian
The Wharf in Jamestown, probably Victorian{ak}
Jamestown

St Helena by Thomas Luny, 1788
St Helena by Thomas Luny, 1788
A Brief History

Thorpe’s grocery shop, 1970s
Thorpe’s grocery shop, 1970s
Shopping: What to buy

Main Street, 1974
Main Street, 1974
Jamestown

Top of the ladder
Top of the ladder
Jacob’s Ladder

Touring, 1939-style
Touring, 1939-style
Visitor Information

Upper Jamestown
Upper Jamestown
Jamestown

Ladder Hill view, 1800s?
Ladder Hill view, 1800s?
Jamestown

Postcard: Jamestown
Postcard: Jamestown
Jacob’s Ladder

19th Century wedding
19th Century wedding
Get Married Here

Whalemen, with try-pots
Whalemen, with try-pots
Whaling

The Wharf, 1815
The Wharf, 1815
Jamestown

The Wharf, 1815
The Wharf, 1815
Jamestown

Jamestown wharf, 1877
Jamestown wharf, 1877
Jamestown

Wharf buildings, 1890s
Wharf buildings, 1890s
Jamestown

Wharf & Crane, 1795
Wharf & Crane, 1795
Jamestown

Ship watering, 1795
Ship watering, 1795
Jamestown

WMCA March
WMCA March
The Friendly Societies

Zulu prisoners, 1907
Zulu prisoners, 1907
Exiles

Laugh at funny Historic Images (Static) humour - LOL

Credits:
{a} Sebastian Mayer{b} Clifford Masters{c} Copyright (c) 1962 Film Unit, used with permission.{d} Adam Sizeland{e} John Isaac Lilley, 1861-1866{f} Robin Woodruff{g} Nico Moolman{h} From Views of St Helena, by G.W. Melliss, published in 1857{i} Paul McCartney, Hobart, Australia.{j} William John Burchell{k} Andrew/Peter Neaum{l} G H Bellasis, 1815{m} From St Helena: A Physical, Historical and Topographical Description of the Island, including the Geology, Fauna, Flora and Meteorology, by John Melliss, published in 1875{n} St Helena Travel on Facebook(tm){o} Tim Cattley{p} Robert Stephen, a World War 2 serviceman stationed here, from his memoirs Around the Atlantic{q} Photograph courtesy of Nick Thorpe.{r} Wirebird, the magazine of Friends of St Helena., originally from the Illustrated London News, 7th August 1880.{s} Tourist Office{t} W. Innes Pocock, R.N.{u} Fondation Napoleon{v} Denzil Ibbetson{w} Durand Brager Debarcadere{x} Sheila Cook, one of the Royal Engineers Team from 1978/80{y} Ian Bruce{z} Neil Fantom{aa} JE Fowler{ab} St Helena, The Historic Island, From Its Discovery To The Present Date, by E. L. Jackson, published in 1905{ac} Jarrold and Sons, Norwich{ad} By W. Thomas, for European Magazine.{ae} James Wathen{af} George Moss{ag} St Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha Philatelic Society (SHATPS){ah} Henry Salt{ai} Hugh Crallan{aj} This image is usually attributed to Denzil Ibbetson, however according to our researches the theatre wasn t burned down until 1831 but Denzil Ibbetson left St Helena in 1823.{ak} Thomas Jackson, Island Chemist

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