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Child Labor in Victorian England Vintage Pictures, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Victorian Life, Victorian London, Vintage London, London History, British History, Chimney Sweep

Child Labor in Victorian England

Child labor was a very brutal thing that went on for about 200 years in Victorian England. Children did things as simple as scaring birds away from the fields, and things as complex as cleaning chimneys. When I say cleaning chimneys, I do not mean with a chimney cleaning brush, I am saying that the…

Match Seller, Greenwich London No Shoes. Peddlers and Newsboys in the show. The poverty of London. Victorian Life, Victorian London, Vintage London, London 1800, Victorian History, Victorian Photos, South London, Vintage Pictures, Old Pictures

Matchseller. 1890's.

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Sainsbury Head Office and Stores. Now a major UK supermarket chain. Make scanning fun with Pic Scanner app for iPhone and iPad Victorian London, Vintage London, Old London, Victorian Life, Vintage Shops, Victorian Street, Victorian Buildings, London City, Victorian History

20 London's beautiful Victorian style - vintagetopia

A person who succumbs to him and a person who resists

old west saloon girls, The raciest picture ever to appear on Sempringham. Vintage Pictures, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Album Photos, Fotografia Retro, Folies Bergeres, Saloon Girls, Le Far West, Victorian Era

Prostitution in Victorian England – Presentation Page

Prostitution in Victorian England was a part of everyday life for people from every class, ethnicity, and gender. Prostitution became a major concern and a focal point for social reformers in the 19th century. Concerns were seen everywhere including the literature of people like Charles Dickens. He created characters (some of which may have had…

The Streets of Old London - Woman selling fish from a barrel in London, circa Victorian London, Vintage London, Old London, Victorian Era, Victorian Street, London Brick, East London, London City, Vintage Pictures

20 London's beautiful Victorian style - vintagetopia

A person who succumbs to him and a person who resists

Poole Square, Spitalfields by Horace Warner via Spitalfields Life Victorian London, Vintage London, Old London, East London, Victorian Era, Vintage Pictures, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Antique Photos

Charles Booth in Spitalfields

In the midst of life I woke to find myself living in an old house beside Brick Lane in the East End of London

Vintage: Portraits of Children Who Lived in Spitalfields, London by Horace Warner Victorian London, Vintage London, Old London, Victorian Era, East London, Vintage Pictures, Old Pictures, Vintage Images, Old Photos

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“1880's Londons poor unfortunate children sent to work at the age of 10, at the height of Empire " Slavery".”

Temple Bar, designed by Christopher Wren in once stood in the Strand as one of the gates to the City of London, bu… – architecture Victorian London, Vintage London, Old London, Victorian Street, Victorian Ladies, Victorian Era, City Of London, London History, British History

The Photographers of 1870s London Who Documented Their Disappearing City

The idea of capturing something in photography before it disappears dates back almost to the dawn of the medium.

Three young girls in the slums, Twine Court, London circa 1900 Victorian London, Victorian Street, Vintage London, Old London, Victorian Era, London History, British History, Uk History, Old Pictures

The Nether World by George Gissing

This novel, while not the best place to begin your foray into Gissing, has to be one of the most deliciously bleak reading experiences of Vi...

The purpose-built London Necropolis Railway launched in 1854 and transported dead bodies from this station (pictured) close to Waterloo, directly to the Brookwood Cemetary in Surrey for burial Victorian London, Vintage London, London History, British History, Asian History, Tudor History, History Photos, History Facts, Old London

The creepy train created in 1800s London to transport corpses

Every day, from the late 1880s to the early 1900s, the London Necropolis Railway ferried corpses from a purpose-built station near Waterloo directly to the Brookwood Cemetery in Surrey.

'''Hookey Alf'' of Whitechapel' A rare book, 'Street Life in London' which was the first to document the lives of everyday Londoners in 1877 has been put up for auction. (Victorian street life in London - Telegraph) Victorian London, Victorian Street, Victorian Life, Vintage London, Victorian Fashion, Victorian History, Victorian Steampunk, Victorian Houses, Vintage Fashion

Victorian life through a lens: Amazing 19th Century photos show backbreaking daily grind

These incredible snapshots of life for Londoners in Victorian Britain were taken by photojournalist John Thomson in 1877

These are what stores and shops in Victorian Era look liked. A late-Victorian store interiors A store at Rowland Street Westcheste. Victorian London, Vintage London, Old London, Victorian Life, Vintage Shops, Victorian History, East London, London City, Victorian Fashion

Photo collection of stores from the 1800s in the USA & England

Historians have characterized the mid-Victorian era, (1850–1870) as Britain's 'Golden Years.'.There was prosperity, as the national income per person grew

Berner Street circa This photo shows the street looking much the same as it did during the time of Stride’s murder in Her body was found just inside the entrance to Dutfield’s Yard, which was located just below the wagon wheel seen in this photograph. East End London, Old London, Preston, Who Is Jack, Jack Ripper, Victorian London, Vintage London, Victorian Era, Ripper Street

Jack the Ripper - Berner Street

Elizabeth Stride found in Berner Street at the time of the murder