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From 'Street Life in London', 1877, 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. The dealer was never satisfied unless the weather allowed him to disgorge nearly the whole of his stock into the middle of the street, a method which alone secured the approval and custom of his neighbours. As a matter of fact, the inhabitants of Church Lane were nearly…
A scan of a picture from the October 1946 Popular Photography magazine showing a night scene featuring "one of the West End's last hansom cabs." Photo by Reuben Saidman, then a staff photographer for "Illustrated" magazine of London. Saidman used an exposure of three seconds at f11 with a medium flashbulb according to the photo's caption.
An Old Clothes' Shop, Seven Dials.
Accession Number: 1981:2141:0020 Maker: John Thomson Title: An Old Clothes' Shop, Seven Dials. Date: ca. 1876-1877 Medium: woodburytype Dimensions: 11.5 x 8.9 cm. George Eastman House Collection General – information about the George Eastman House Photography Collection is available at www.eastmanhouse.org/inc/collections/photography.php. For information on obtaining reproductions go to: www.eastmanhouse.org/flickr/index.php?pid=198121410020.
Old Pictures of London in Victorian Era
1888: Traffic on Regent Circus, now known as Oxford Circus, London, facing east along Oxford Street. In the foreground is a man towing his...
Ludgate Hill, City of London; showing the long departed railway bridge. This was replaced by the Snow HIll tunnel taking the Thameslink line from Farringdon to Blackfriars under rather than over Ludgate Hill, revealing the view of St. Pauls in background.