Portraits of African Americans from the Alvan S. Harper Collection (1884-1910) Source: State Library and Archives of Florida Photographic Collection. Copyright: No Known Copyright Restrictions (?) For more on African American experience and achievements in the U.S. and elsewhere visit Discover Black Heritage , a travel guide to black history and culture
Collections | Manchester Art Gallery
Manchester Art Gallery and Platt Hall hold the city's world-class art collections, with over 25,000 objects of fine art, decorative art & costume.
Pomona College class of 1905 women on steps of Pearsons Hall
Item Title: Pomona College class of 1905 women on steps of Pearsons Hall Description/Notes: Four junior women of the class of 1905 pose for a photograph on the steps of Pearsons Hall wearing felt hats with bows. June Miller is at the very back and Essae Martha Culver is third from front to back. [Culver went on to become the first State Librarian of Louisiana in 1925.] Original Collection: Boynton Collection of Early Claremont Item Number: bce00289.tif For more information on copyright or…
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Well that's my guess, judging by the mob cap and apron. Maybe she was in service in a big remote house in Scotland, and had this taken to send to her family back home. I'm not good at dating 19th century photos, but at a guess I'd say 1880s/1890s? cdv by Wm Rodgers, Montrose. Found in Cockermouth.
Victorian Women of Color: 32 Photos of Beauty In The Age Of Hatred - Flashbak
These photographs of African-Ameivcan women were taken in the Victorian Era, mainly from the years 1860 to 1901. They were either slaves or the children of slaves...
Edwardian Servants~Part Two, Lydia's Story & a Giveaway! - Carrie Turansky
Read Edwardian Servants~ Part One here. Lydia Chambers, lady’s maid to Kate Ramsey, is one of the main characters in The Daughter of Highland Hall. We first met Lydia in The Governess of Highland Hall, shortly after she arrives at the grand estate for her first job. She’s a sweet, caring young woman who is eager […]
I am so grateful
I am so grateful for the blessings that life gives me I am thankful for many teachers who are in my life, many have left in my life the magnificent teachings that has been love one of them told me …
Gosto Disto!: 10 perfis vintage do instagram com fotos e imagens antigas para seguir
Os 10 melhores perfis vintage do instagram com fotos e imagens antigas, incluindo fotos de celebridades, acontecimentos históricos, shows, anúncios e muito mais.
Sunday Spotlight: The Edwardian Lady Adventurer
It seems like ages since I did any costuming, and summer isn't exactly my favorite season to be layering on corsets and petticoats, but...the time has come for some Edwardian adventure wear! I think I'll start with a simple skirt and an ivory shirtwaist, luckily I already have an Edwardian corset. Now I just have to draft some patterns and go fabric shopping :) Those of you costumers out there, what are you working on this summer? (See more images that are inspiring me for this costume on my…