Titanic Disaster, London, 1912

"London street scene, A newsboy holds a broadside reading, "Titanic Disaster Great Loss of Life." " {studied the Titanic - watching the movie, reading books at the library}

Lovely atmospheric photograph of Waterloo Place, London in 1899 by the Belgian photographer Leonard Misonne

Waterloo Place, London in 1899 - by Belgian photographer Leonard Misonne - (vintage lady, old photo, victorian era)

Covent Garden Flower Women    From 'Street Life in London', 1877

Covent Garden Flower Women - how the other half (or lived. A Woodburytype of flower sellers with their baskets, taken from 'Street Life in London' written by Adolphe Smith with photography by the Scottish photographer John Thomson

Street Doctor  From 'Street Life in London', 1877, by John Thomson and Adolphe Smith

London ‘street doctor’, 1877 From 'Street Life in London’, by John Thomson and Adolphe Smith: “The subject of the accompanying illustration is a vendor of cough lozenges and healing ointment.

Chimney Sweep, London, England, 1877.

Victorian Sweep 'The Temperance Sweep' and a barefooted boy small enough to fit inside narrow passages. Original Artwork: From 'Street Life in London' by John Thomson and Adolphe Smith - pub. 1877 (Photo by John Thomson/Getty Images).

The Chic Queen

dailymail: Queen Elizabeth Style- Norman Hartnell New Look coat in white grosgrain with a blue trim

"Mush-Fakers" and Ginger-Beer Makers    From 'Street Life in London', 1877, by John Thomson and Adolphe Smith:    At Clapham Common

Victorian 'Mush-Fakers' and ginger beer makers with their cart. Original Publication: From 'Street Life In London' by John Thomson and Adolphe Smith - pub. 1877 (Photo by John Thomson/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

Street Life in London, 1877

"Street Life in London" by John Thomson An Old Clothes Shop, St Giles - “As a rule, secondhand clothes shops are far from distinguished in their cleanliness, and are often the fruitful medium for the propagation of fever, smallpox &c.

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.

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.

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