Long Faces

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Alejandro Duarte
WPA Photograph by Dorothea Lange (Great Depression years) Dust Bowl, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Rare Photos, Shorpy Historical Photos, Foto Transfer, Interesting History, Photo Archive, Vintage Photographs

Elm Grove: 1936 high-resolution photo

Vintage photographs available as fine-art prints or digital stock images

The Streets of Old London - Woman selling fish from a barrel in London, circa Victorian London, Vintage London, Old London, Victorian Era, Victorian Street, London Brick, East London, London City, Vintage Pictures

The Streets of Old London

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 photograph of a fisher woman, Whitby, England. That net would have been very heavy! Taken by Frank Meadows Sutcliffe, pioneering Victorian photographer. Antique Photos, Vintage Pictures, Vintage Photographs, Old Pictures, Vintage Images, Old Photos, Vintage Photos Women, Cultura Judaica, Photo Vintage

WHITBY: Ref: D49 *

* “Fetching in the Lines” The fishergirl holding the ?long line’ is Lizzie Alice Hawksfield. The girls and fishermens" wives collected the mussels which were used as bait, often walking up to six miles each way to do so. The payment for ?Mucking’ (cleaning the line and hooks of old bait and other debris), ?Skaning’ (removing the mussels from their shells) and baiting a ?long line’ was 9p. These operations could take upwards of two hours. No extra payment was received for gathering the…

Around photographer Horace Warner took a series of portraits of some of the poorest people in London - creating relaxed, intimate images that. Vintage Pictures, Old Pictures, Vintage Images, Old Photos, Antique Photos, Victorian London, Vintage London, London History, British History

An Astonishing Photographic Discovery

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

Pioneers of the Great Smoky Mountains, ca. Photo by W. These were a hardy, resilient people, and everyone played his or her role on the farm! Hit "Share" to pass on the history from >> Old Photo Archive Antique Photos, Vintage Pictures, Vintage Photographs, Old Pictures, Vintage Images, Old Photos, Old West, Cowgirls, Lds

Zippalu: Photo

Mostly turn-of-the-century random images from my collection.

World War I. Burial of French infantrymen in a shell hole at Bouconville (… World War I. Burial of French infantrymen in a shell hole at Bouconville (… World War One, First World, Old Pictures, Old Photos, War Photography, Total War, Ex Machina, Interesting History, World History

World War I. French soldiers in a trench during the winter in Alsace...

World War I. French soldiers in a trench during the winter in Alsace . In January 1916. Get premium, high resolution news photos at Getty Images

The remains of London's Burlington Arcade after a night of Blitz-bombing raids, 11 September 1940 ~ Photograph by Lee Miller Lee Miller, James Nachtwey, Vintage London, Old London, Blitz London, Robert Doisneau, London History, British History, Steve Mccurry

Burlington Arcade by Lee Miller (September 1940)

from Britain at War (1941) by Monroe Wheeler (ed.) "A shopping centre familiar to all American visitors to London." - p. 73. "At 2.55am on 11 September 1940, a high explosive bomb struck close to Burlington Gardens, badly damaging the Arcade's northern end. No casualties were reported but the Arcade was not fully restored until 1954." - www.westendatwar.org.uk/page_id__16_path__0p4p.aspx Full story here - www.westendatwar.org.uk/page_id__202_path__0p2p.aspx Lee Miller Archives…

Frank Sutcliffe-Fotografien von Whitby You are in the right place about home accents decorative Here we offer you the most beautiful pictures about the home accents bedroom you are looking … Antique Photos, Vintage Pictures, Vintage Photographs, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Victorian Life, Victorian London, Women In History, British History

WHITBY: Ref: D49 *

* “Fetching in the Lines” The fishergirl holding the ?long line’ is Lizzie Alice Hawksfield. The girls and fishermens" wives collected the mussels which were used as bait, often walking up to six miles each way to do so. The payment for ?Mucking’ (cleaning the line and hooks of old bait and other debris), ?Skaning’ (removing the mussels from their shells) and baiting a ?long line’ was 9p. These operations could take upwards of two hours. No extra payment was received for gathering the…

Tom Storr places a protective arm around his great nephew - Robert ''Dandy'' Storr - Whitby - North Yorkshire - England - 1884 Antique Photos, Vintage Pictures, Vintage Photographs, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Yorkshire England, North Yorkshire, Whitby England, British History

Tom Storr places a protective arm around his great nephew - Robert ''Dandy'' Storr - Whitby - North Yorkshire - England - 1884