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In this showcase you will find a selection of images illustrating the theme of 'empire, imperialism and overseas encounter', drawn from Exeter's museum, rare book and archive collections of the nineteenth and early twentieth century. Highlights include Dickinson's Comprehensive Pictures of the Great Exhibition of 1851, slides from the Imperial Institute Archive and panoramas from the Bill Douglas Centre for the History of Cinema and Popular Culture. You can enlarge the images to see greater detail (just hover your browser over the bottom right hand corner of the full image).

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