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Gallery of Three Finalists to Develop Strategies for Vacant Land Reuse in New Orleans - 2

Sweeps, nomads, quacks and crawlers: The exotic down and outs of Victorian London captured on camera in the 1870s

"William Hampton of the London Nomades, a group of travellers who were staying on vacant land in Battersea: 'Why what do I want with education? Any chaps of my acquaintance that knows how to write and count proper ain't much to be trusted into the bargain'", photo by John Thompson 1876-77

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pictures of scrap railway engines | Barry Scrap Yard 1972 - Photograph By Dave Hampshire

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Incredible sepia pictures reveal life on the streets in the 1870s

William Hampton of the London Nomades, a group of travellers who were staying on vacant land in Battersea: 'Why what do I want with education? Any chaps of my acquaintance that knows how to write and count proper ain't much to be trusted into the bargain'

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