Eviction of a cottager

#Picture Number SO122

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Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of an Irish landlord, backed up by armed police, evicting a cottager and his family, late 1840s. Some men are removing the furniture from the cottage, while others strip the turf from the roof.


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