awesome photo of London

Victorian London: The Oxford Arms Inn which stood in a short lane leading out of the west side of Warwick Lane, where this photograph was taken from. The Inn was demolished in

A milkman delivering on a London street devastated during a German bombing raid. 1940.

Delivery After Raid Caption: A milkman delivering milk in a London street devastated during a German bombing raid. Firemen are dampening down the ruins behind him. (Photo by Fred Morley/Getty Images) Date created: 09 Oct 1940

Street gramophone player. London, 1920.

thru-the-tulips: “ A street gramophone in London. ” - thru-the-tulips: A street gramophone in

London in the 1920's-chimney sweep.

Characterful portraits of Londoners, believed to be by photographer Donald McLeish selected from the three volumes of Wonderful London edited by St John Adcock and produced by The Fleetway House in the nineteen-twenties.

Postcard view of woman pavement artist, Kingsway, London, WC2, UK, circa 1910. Its almost like she is doing 'posh' street art, the fact the art is done directly onto the pavement and is done by a lady draws me towards the photograph.

Street art: Postcard view of woman pavement artist circa 1910 Kingsway, London, UK

Matchgirls participating in a strike against Bryant  May in London, 1888.  The strike was caused by the poor working conditions in the match factory, including fourteen-hour work days and the severe health complications of working with white phosphorus.

Shared comment: Victorian match girls 1888 worked in terrible conditions, 14 hours a day for very little wages. Phosphorous used in making matches caused hair and teeth loss, yellowing of skin and phossy jaw, a type of facial bone cancer.

A young woman plays a gramophone in an air raid shelter in north London during 1940 ~

A young woman plays a gramophone in an air raid shelter in north London, 1940 ~

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