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Queen Victoria’s Black Princess At the age of five, Sarah Forbes Bonetta Davies, born into a royal Yoruba dynasty, was taken to England and presented to Queen Victoria as a Black History Facts, Black History Month, Strange History, African American History, British History, Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, African Princess, American Photo

Black Victorians: History Claims We’ve Only Ever Been Slaves

The Black Victorians. Who were they? And why haven’t we heard more about them? Similar to the legend that was Dido Elizabeth Belle, a biracial aristocrat (unearthed by filmmaker Amma Asante, …

Fagin's children: Mugshots of Victorian thieves as young as 11 who were sentenced to hard labour for stealing clothes and metal Life of crime: John Reed, was given two weeks hard labour and five years reformation for stealing money in Jane Farrel John Taylor, Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, Criminal Shows, Reformation Day, Kids Stealing, Life Of Crime, Henry Miller, Portraits

Fagin's children: Mugshots of Victorian thieves as young as 11 who were sentenced to hard labour for stealing clothes and metal

The 1870s rogues gallery of offenders, some as young as 11, includes thieves and pickpockets who stole anything from cash to clothes and even odd pieces of metal.

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WHITBY: Fisher People

All the photographs from our Gallery are individually printed to order using archival inks for a top quality permanent image. Sizes available - A4 (210mm x 297mm) & A3 (UK Only) (297mm x 420mm) (Secure payments using debit/credit card are made through Paypal at checkout - no Paypal account required)) CLICK ON IMAGES TO ENLARGE OR ORDER * Indicates images with captions.

Thieves, thugs and a conman who impersonated a vicar: The first-ever criminal mugshots taken in Britain revealed 150 years on Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vicars, Vintage Photographs, Vintage Images, Mug Shots, Vintage Black, Vintage Men, Victorian Era

Thieves, thugs and a conman who impersonated a vicar: The first-ever criminal mugshots taken in Britain revealed 150 years on

The first mugshots were the brainchild of Robert Evan Roberts, the governor of Bedford Prison in the 1850s, who became concerned that too many habitual criminals were getting away.

Alcindoro- An amazing daguerrotype by Albert Southworth of Donald McKay, c. This image shows the details of McKay's clothing in amazing detail, from the piping on the lapels to his watch-chains. Louis Daguerre, Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, Old Photos, Vintage Portrait, Vintage Wall Art, Heritage Image, Metropolitan Museum, Persona

Southworth and Hawes | Donald McKay | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Inscription: Inscribed in pencil, verso TR: "Donald McKay // Original"Marking: Hallmark TL: Doublé / A. Gaudin [see Spirit of Fact (Sobieszek and Appel, 1976) #10, p

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ON HOLD for LISA Stove Top Hat Wild Man mid 1840s | Etsy

This item is ON HOLD for LISA SALE PENDING This item is being Sold on layaway by CrowCreekUnique to Lisa as per our communications on Etsy and will be paid for in full by June 16 2013. If full payment is not completed by this time a 20% fee ($65.00) will be charged and excess funds returned to buyer. The sale will then be voided. The buyer (Lisa aka ursasuzanne) by purchasing this item agrees to these terms set forth by seller.(CrowCreekUnique). Total Price including Shipping $332.80. There…

Cornelius "Commodore" is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list How The Vanderbilts Blew Their Fortune And Went From American Royalty To Flat-Out Broke Cornelius Vanderbilt, Gloria Vanderbilt, Jackie Kennedy, Livingston, Us History, American History, Cincinnati, St Louis, New York Central Railroad

Cornelius Vanderbilt also known by the Sobriquet COMMODORE. An American industrialist and philanthropist who built his wealth in shipping and railroads. The patriarch of the Vanderbilt family and one of the richest Americans in history. Married his first cousin, Sophia Johnson with whom he had thirteen children.

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tuesday-johnson: “ ca. 1858-60, [Unidentified man, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing right, seated in chair], Ball & Thomas ”

Revised Nomination of St Kilda for inclusion in the World Heritage Site St Kilda Scotland, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Isle Of Harris, Outer Hebrides, Scottish Islands, Beard Balm, Vintage Photography, World Heritage Sites

Revised Nomination of St Kilda for inclusion in the World Heritage Site

UK submission to UNESCO World Heritage Committee

dageurreotype of a physician with a monaural stethoscope (ca. Steampunk Movies, Steampunk Cosplay, Steampunk Fashion, Neo Victorian, Victorian Fashion, Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, The North Water, Doctor Costume

Physical Diagnosis | Collect Medical Anitques

dageurreotype of a physician with a monaural stethoscope (ca. 1850).

dageurreotype of a physician with a monaural stethoscope (ca. Steampunk Movies, Steampunk Cosplay, Steampunk Fashion, Neo Victorian, Victorian Fashion, Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, The North Water, Doctor Costume

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dageurreotype of a physician with a monaural stethoscope (ca. 1850).

Christen Købke of Denmark. Portrait of an Old Sailor, 1832 The North Water, Portrait Art, Portraits, Sailor Outfits, Post Impressionism, Romanticism, Close Image, Victorian Era, Art Google

Christen Købke (1810–1848) of Denmark

Christen Købke (1810–1848), Rough Sea on a Rocky Coast, 1839 These paintings with their soft light & stillness are perfect for a relaxing Sunday afternoon. Denmark’s Golden Age – the term used to describe the country’s amazing diversity of intellectual, scientific & cultural achievements of the first half of the 19th century – was also a time of social inequality & economic collapse, as the nation was left bankrupt in the wake of the Napoleonic Wars. Christen Købke (1810–1848), Portrait of…

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Victorian Carte De Visite CDV: Spencer: New Southgate: Working Class Man Unusual | eBay

Of a photograph of : Victorian person / scene : see above for any details. Size : 10.5 x 6.5 cm approx.

Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums has a collection of convicted criminals whose portraits were taken. James Donelly aged 16 years and already a registered criminal, was sentenced to 2 months for stealing shirts. He was Reference:TWAS: John Taylor, British History, American History, American Pie, European History, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Criminal Shows, Interesting History

Twenty-year-old William Badger was sentenced to six months for stealing a watch.

And by "criminals," I mean chicken stealers. The crimes are the best part.