Grumpy old fart!!!

"If you talk to God you're religious. If God talks to you, you're psychotic."

Taking tea

A CDV taken by Mr and Mrs Boursnell Uxbridge Road London c1890

June 18, 2017 Posted by | Maid, Maids, Servants, Social History, Uncategorized | , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Victorian Servants

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Victorian lady

May 28, 2017 Posted by | Social History, Uncategorized | , , , , | Leave a comment

School Uniform

When I bought this card I thought that the child might have been dressing up but thought that the uniform fit looked too good for that,

I asked Camille Langtry who suggested that she was probably wearing a school uniform which was the style of the period.

April 30, 2017 Posted by | Deltiology, Social History, Uncategorized | , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Victorian woman

I couldn’t resist this card, love her hat and with that hat pin, not a lady to be messed with 😼

April 9, 2017 Posted by | Deltiology, Social History, Uncategorized | , , , , | Leave a comment

Victorian Maid

March 12, 2017 Posted by | Deltiology, Maid, Maids, Servants, Social History, Uncategorized | , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Mary Anderson

Mary Anderson

Mary Anderson (28th July 1859 – 29th May 1940) was an American stage actress. She was also billed as Mary Navarro during her silent film career.

This cabinet card shows her as “Julia” in “The Hunchback” which was produced at Covent Garden in 1832

February 26, 2017 Posted by | Social History, Uncategorized | , , , , | Leave a comment

Don’t mess with Granny!

Don't mess with Granny!

February 26, 2017 Posted by | Ribbons, Social History, Uncategorized | , , | Leave a comment

Day at the beach

Day at the beach

Forever in Style

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A Victorian Beauty

A Victorian Beauty

Louise Brooks Fan Club

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