Jonas Hanway, the first Briton to use an Umbrella

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of Jonas Hanway (1712-1786), the first British person to use an umbrella. He walks through the rain with his umbrella up keeping his smart 18th-century costume dry, stared at by the people in the street.

#Picture Number HS56


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