Titanic Disaster, London, 1912
Lovely atmospheric photograph of Waterloo Place, London in 1899 by the Belgian photographer Leonard Misonne
Covent Garden Flower Women From 'Street Life in London', 1877
Street Doctor From 'Street Life in London', 1877, by John Thomson and Adolphe Smith
Chimney Sweep, London, England, 1877.
U.K. Taking the Tree home, Chelsea, London c.1915
Nobody's wardrobe works harder than the Queen's. Every outfit worn in public is carefully calibrated to inspire or remind, to signal gratitude or respect, to convey a sense of power or familiarity.
"Mush-Fakers" and Ginger-Beer Makers From 'Street Life in London', 1877, by John Thomson and Adolphe Smith: At Clapham Common
Street Life in London, 1877
Hyde Park's own shepherd taking his sheep along the Serpentine pathway to new grazing ground elsewhere in the park. His dog has taken to the water to stop the sheep from swimming off, 16th March 1938.