Erected in The Globe was London’s first theater built by and for actors. Shakespeare probably had some say in the theater’s design. He wrote many of his plays, from Julius Caesar on, with this venue in mind.
Old Furniture From 'Street Life in London', by John Thomson and Adolphe Smith: "At the corner of Church Lane, Holborn, there was a second-hand furniture dealer, whose business was a cross between that of a shop and a street stall.
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.
York Water Gate, attributed to Sir Balthazar Gerbier. Built in 1626 as the triumphal entry for the Duke of Buckingham to York House. Since the Victoria Embankment was completed in 1870 it has been marooned a hundred yards from the Thames.
The Sarsaparilla seller in East Street Market, SE London. I remember having hot sarsaparilla from this stall when shopping on a Sunday, happy memories!OH god the very best memories, Hot sarsaparilla and chestnuts