On his head was a battered Stetson, known to the trade as a Baden-Powell
The oak tree stands in Gilwell Park, Epping, the home of the Scouting movement conceived by Robert Baden-Powell
One, for example, documented the fall of Pretoria, while another boasted an image of Colonel Robert Baden-Powell
and the headline Mafeking Relieved.
And they stuck rigidly to a handbook written and illustrated by the organisation's found, Robert Baden-Powell
For example, the Peace Scouts had an international council some nine years before the Baden-Powell
1907 - Sir Robert Baden-Powell
, above, sets up the Brownsea Island Scout camp in Poole Harbour on the south coast of England, regarded as the foundation of the Scouting movement.
1917 : General Sir Robert Baden-Powell
visited the trenches and summed it up as "shellfire, slush and smiles".
The papers also revealed Scout movement founder Lord Baden-Powell
was invited to meet Adolf Hitler.
We pride ourselves on running a traditional group, following the teachings of Baden-Powell
, whilst adapting and changing to keep the interests of today's youth.
In the handbook, Baden-Powell
drew upon material from a wide variety of sources (including his own military experience) to cover important lessons about Tracking and Observation, Woodcraft, Camp Life, First Aid, and much more.
The Boy Scout program was founded in 1907 by Robert Baden-Powell
, a veteran of the Boer War.
Ruth Porter and Ellie Pugh, who are both members of the 21st St omas's Longford Guides, were presented with the Baden-Powell
Challenge Award after completing ten gruelling tasks.