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