Manchester Historian

Student newspaper for the University of Manchester's History Department

Monday 29th May 2017 | Manchester, UK

WW1 in Photos

WW1 in Photos

English tank captured by Germans, photograph taken by civilian near Hindenburg line, 1919.   Amputees on a cigarette break, 1918. Wounded American soldiers enjoying weaving at the ‘Walter Reed Hospital’ More »

A year in photos: 1984

A year in photos: 1984

Charlotte Johnson looks at the year 1984 in photos. Apple Inc recreates Orwell’s 1984 in an ad, which was the closest the world got to his dystopia.

A year in photos: 1974

A year in photos: 1974

Sarah King summarises 1974 in ten photos from around the globe.

Advert technology in photos

Advert technology in photos

Alice Rigby looks at the history of pictorial advertising from long, literal description to the QR code.

Awards fashion through time

Awards fashion through time

Charlotte Johnson charts awards ceremony fashion through the decades.