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Bareknuckle Technique from a drawing at Kilmainham gaol, Dublin (Ireland) – Year 1818

Bareknuckle Technique from a drawing at Kilmainham gaol, Dublin (Ireland) – Year 1818

Contributed by Thorsten Schindler.

July 4, 2012 Posted by | Period illustration, political cartoons, pugilism | | Leave a comment

Political Cartoon Faction Fight 1846

Found by Maxime Chouinard

John Doyle 1846
Listed Personalities (left to right)
Herbert of Lea, Sidney Herbert, Baron, 1810-1861 #5914
Graham, James, Sir 1792-1861 #5740
Aberdeen, George Hamilton Gordon Earl of 1784-1860 #4221
Wellington, Arthur Wellesley Duke of 1769-1852 #696
Peel, Robert Sir 1788-1850 #589
Sheil, Richard Lalor 1791-1851 #5823
O’Connell, Daniel 1775-1847 #574
Russell, John Russell, Earl, 1792-1878 #5597
Palmerston, Henry John Temple 3rd Viscount 1784-1865 #5598
Grey, Charles Grey, Earl, 1764-1845 #5606
Bentinck, George, Lord 1802-1848 #5732
Disraeli, Benjamin Earl of Beaconsfield 1804-1881 #204
Embedded text
I’m for the fellow with the whiskers. – I’ll break a head or two before it’s all over. – Die game, Bob. – We must give in. There’s no standing against such odds

December 15, 2009 Posted by | Faction fight descriptions, grip, Historical descriptions, Old Newspaper clippings, Period illustration, political cartoons | , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Knife and Bata a blow up from the Harpers Weekly 1871

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January 28, 2009 Posted by | knife, political cartoons | Leave a comment

Harpers Weekly 1871

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January 28, 2009 Posted by | as crime, Faction fight descriptions, political cartoons | , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Punch 1862

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January 24, 2009 Posted by | Faction fight descriptions, political cartoons | , , , , , | Leave a comment