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Lost archive of portraits shows pitiful poverty of London's Victorian Street children. Adelaide Springett was so ashamed of her tattered boots, she took them off for this 1901 photograph. Antique Photos, Vintage Pictures, Vintage Photographs, Old Pictures, Vintage Images, Old Photos, Life Pictures, Victorian Photos, Victorian Era Fashion

Portraits of the Spitalfields Nippers taken by photographer in book

Their boots barely hang together. Their clothes are ragged hand-me-downs. And for most a hot bath is a distant memory. These London youngsters lived amid deprivation, violence and squalor.

portrait photography - emma — by stephanie sunderland Little Girl Photography, Cute Kids Photography, Portrait Photography, Photography Flowers, Photography Ideas, People Photography, Blonde Photography, Spring Photography, School Photography

emma — Stephanie Sunderland

Cute childrens outfits. Spring outfits for girls. Cute children photography. Stephanie Sunderland Photography. Utah photographer. SHE is SO GORGEOUS

 This is a great example of what the working class might have worn, as poufy sleeves aren't very practical or economical. Victorian Fashion, Vintage Fashion, Women's Fashion, Day Dresses, Dresses For Work, Costume Collection, Historical Clothing, Women's Clothing, Period Outfit

NMAH | Costume Collection

1830-1840 dress of cotton. This is a great example of what the working class might have worn, as poufy sleeves aren't very practical or economical.

Two girls washing clothes in the street. Spitalfields nippers: rare photographs of London street kids in 1901 – in pictures Vintage Abbildungen, Vintage London, Old London, Vintage Pictures, Old Pictures, Vintage Images, Old Photos, London History, British History

Spitalfields nippers: rare photographs of London street kids in 1901 – in pictures

In 1901-2, Horace Warner took photos of East End street kids, who he called 'Spitalfields nippers'. Here's a selection of the rare ones that have survived to this day

Image of Spitalfields Nippers by Horace Warner Antique Photos, Vintage Pictures, Vintage Photographs, Old Pictures, Vintage Images, Old Photos, Black White Photos, Black And White Photography, Belle Epoque

Spitalfields Nippers At Broadway Bookshop

In the midst of life I woke to find myself living in an old house beside Brick Lane in the East End of London

Vintage photo of two girls and their dolls. Vintage Children Photos, Vintage Girls, Vintage Pictures, Vintage Images, Girl Pictures, Girl Photos, Victorian Photos, Victorian Dolls, Antique Photos

Первые хозяйки, первые наряды. Антикварные куклы на старинных фотографиях - Бэйбики

«…Маленькая девочка без куклы почти так же несчастна и точно так же немыслима, как женщина без детей…» Виктор Гюго Кто

BBC Primary History - Children of Victorian Britain - Victorian schools - Teachers' resources Women In History, British History, Family History, Old School House, School Life, Girls School, School Children, School Teacher, Primary History

Victorian Schools & School Children Facts & Information

Although schools have always been around it wasn’t until the Victorian era that these were improved considerably and available for all children rich and poor. In 1870 a law was passed which made it mandatory for all children aged between 5-10 in Britain to attend school. This was similar to the system we use today …

Photographer Lewis Hine captured the appalling child labor conditions of early century America in stark, history-making detail. Vintage Pictures, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Victorian London, Victorian Era, Victorian Photos, Lewis Wickes Hine, Fotografia Social, We Are The World

Victorian Child Labor and the Conditions They Worked In

Victorian Child Labor was the norm in the 1800's. There was no such thing as Child Protective services like we have today. Find out what jobs children did !

Portrait of a nanny with children by Andrew Paterson of Inverness Vintage Pictures, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Peter And The Starcatcher, Old Photography, Poor Children, Cute Little Baby, Vintage Photographs, Historical Photos

While the wealthy children may have been spoiled and had a much better life than the poor children, they also had what would seem to be a sad, redundant and affection-less existence. Children were mostly raised by a nanny who would teach the child what was proper and what was not. Day to day living was nothing more than a lonely monotonous routine and very formal.

Annie and Nellie Lyons, born 1895 and 1901 respectively, were the sixth and ninth of ten children of Annie Daniels. Only half of Annie’s children survived to adulthood. This is my colourised version of the early 1900 black, and white portrait. Victorian London, Vintage London, Old London, Victorian Street, East London, London 1800, Victorian History, Victorian Buildings, Victorian Photos

Spitalfields nippers: London's poorest children in the early 1900s – in pictures

For 100 years, they stayed hidden in family albums. Now amateur photographer Horace Warner’s intimate portraits of London’s poorest children are being printed for the first time, giving a glimpse into a forgotten world

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