An accidental martyr? The 100-year mystery of why suffragette Emily Davison threw herself under the king's horse
Votes for women suffragettes
Britain's child slaves: They started at 4am, lived off acorns and had nails put through their ears for shoddy work. Yet, says a new book, their misery helped forge Britain
Britain's child slaves: They started at lived off acorns and had nails put through their ears for shoddy work. - Childhood and Child Labour in The British Industrial Revolution by Professor Jane Humphries
The Ghosts of Old London. At the entrance to the Oxford Arms – the Society for Photographing the Relics of Old London was set up to save the Oxford Arms, yet it failed in the endeavour, preserving only this photographic record.
Old Pictures of London 12 - Incredible London
Periods and eras in English history chart
Incredible photos reveal what life was like in the 19th century
The junction of Steep Street and Trenchard Street, Bristol, 1866 John Hill Morgan,
+~+~ Antique Photograph ~+~+ Whitby Fisher People by Frank Sutcliffe
WWII September 1940 People in the street with their furniture and belongings in the London area, with their damaged homes in the background. (Photo by Popperfoto/Getty Images)
Even so called Historians, Journalists and even Public Officials have altered photos for various reasons throughout history. These 16 Famous Photos Are Not What You Thought. The Real Versions Show The Truth.
Westminster Bridge, c. The third bridge, built over the Thames after London and Putney Bridges, in The current bridge by Thomas Page of 1862 is painted green to match the leather seats in the House of Commons. The Bridges of Old London
When playtime wasn't ruled by 'elf and safety: Photos show how children had fun before the industry took over
Old style Playgrounds help children learn to judge risks say experts (William Vanderson)
Backyards, Islington 1960 - Photo b/w, city view, laundry, history.
1847 Lambeth High Street Showing the Windmill Pub, a pub called the Windmill still stands on the same site.
Scrooge and Marley sign Francis J. Walters, Undertakers, 811 Commercial Rd from Philip Mernick’s East London Shopfronts
Workhouse for boys early my grandfather would have went to something similar in the George Hill 1886 to
Young oyster shuckers, Port Royal, S. - Child workers before Child Labor Laws. Thank God for child labor laws!