Unidentified Bride Accession Number: Maker: Southworth & Hawes (American Active ca. Title: Unidentified Bride Date: ca. 1850 Medium: daguerreotype Dimensions: whole plate; x cm. George Eastman House Collection
Dockland Cricket in Alpha Road, Millwall, London in the I have a reoccurring dream about a scene just like this with the huge ship looming over the small terraced houses, very odd! Taken not far from where I was born
"Taken by Horace Warner in 1912 in Spitalfields England, these images of poverty stricken children show the horrible existences they had to endure just to survive." - this is the caption. This looks like flirting to me.
Taking care of farm animals: a common task for children who were too young to work in the fields or around a hot stove in the kitchen. It was also a great way to introduce kids to the economics of farm labour.