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+~+~ Vintage Photograph ~+~+ African American girl with her two younger brothers. We've come a mighty long way Paris Vintage, Vintage Black, Vintage Soul, African American Girl, American Children, American Women, We Are The World, In This World, Ancestry

African American Girl with Two Younger Brothers

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Photos of Destitute East End Children. Taken by Horace Warner in 1912 in Spitalfields England. Photos of Destitute East End Children. Taken by Horace Warner in 1912 in Spital Antique Photos, Vintage Pictures, Vintage Photographs, Old Pictures, Vintage Images, Old Photos, British History, American History, American Symbols

Britain's slumdogs: The ragged and filthy East End children of just 100 years ago living a life of grime

Just like mum and dad: A little girl stirs the pot while a boy considers his whiskers and his future

Yale University researchers published more photos taken during the Great Depression in America. The photos are all taken between 1935 and and show what life was like in Washington during America's most difficult economic times. Old Pictures, Vintage Pictures, Old Photos, Great Depression, Depression Help, Life Is Like, What Is Life About, Women In History, Photography

Great Depression Image 10

We might have forgotten, if a handful of amazing photographers had not captured the Great Depression seizing America from 1929 to 1939. They included Carl Mydans, Alfred Eisenstaedt, Margaret Bourke-White, Dorothea Lange, Arthur Rothstein, Walker Evans, Ben Shahn, John Vachon, Marion Post Wolcott, Russell Lee, Jack Delano, John Collier, Jr., Gordon Parks and many others.

Vintage photographs of street life in Victorian London by Scottish photographer John Thomson. Victorian London, Victorian Street, Victorian Era, Victorian Steampunk, Vintage Pictures, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Victorian Pictures, Art Expo

The harrowing story of POOR Cissy

MISERY AND WOE OF THE WORKHOUSE It was a strange experience for seven-year-old Jennifer Worth to be taken to a workhouse to visit a 'disgraced' aunt. Here is her harrowing story POOR Cissy. She went mad, you know,' the grown-ups said, and these words burned themselves into my memory. Our family were poor, hardworking farming folk. Cissy, a servant girl working in a big house near Bristol, was just 15 when she became pregnant, was dismissed and then sent to Stapleton Workhouse. When…

Family photo, Dugout on the South Loup River, near Virge Allen Homestead, Custer County, Nebraska. Looks like a sod house to me. History Photos, Us History, American History, Canadian History, Pioneer Day, Pioneer Life, Tommy Lee Jones, Old Pictures, Old Photos

Modern people are the people of today...The old timers...

Modern people are the people of today...The old timers were the people of next year. - Survivalist Forum

vintage everyday: 25 Interesting Vintage Pictures of Dog Carts and Milk Women in Belgium from the Late and Early Centuries Antique Photos, Vintage Pictures, Vintage Photographs, Old Pictures, Vintage Images, Amazing Pictures, Dog Bike Basket, Biking With Dog, Social Stories

25 Interesting Vintage Pictures of Dog Carts and Milk Women in Belgium from the Late 19th and Early 20th Centuries

You are on the outskirts of the town. The country women you meet here is on their way home to a farm several miles out. When they left home early morning those big, shiny copper cans were full of milk. This mode of transporting milk from the dairy to the city customers is passing out of fashion; the woman's daughters will hardly follow the picturesque custom. For years and years, it was nearly universal, and the foreigners in Belgium were always delighted with the quaintness of theses little…

25 Interesting Vintage Pictures of Dog Carts and Milk Women in Belgium from the Late and Early Centuries ~ vintage everyday Vintage Pictures, Dog Pictures, Dog Of Flanders, Famous Dogs, War Dogs, Dog Stories, Weird And Wonderful, Working Dogs, People

DOG CART and MILK WOMAN in ANTWERP, BELGIUM

Just another Dog Day in Europe....ca. 1900-10. A while Back, I posted a dog team working in Japan : www.flickr.com/photos/24443965@N08/2456262386/ Flickr member dschinny2001 answered with this one she found on another photostream : www.flickr.com/photos/clyde/340954774/ And she recently took this in Germany : www.flickr.com/photos/10550507@N03/2746721158/ That reminded me of my original Japanese "Dog Team" photo, that made reference to BELGIUM.... but never offered the photo to back up my…

Family on relief living in a shanty at the city dump, Herrin, Illinois, January Photo by Arthur Rothstein for the Resettlement Administration. Tap for larger image. Vintage Pictures, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Shorpy Historical Photos, Historical Pictures, Us History, American History, Dust Bowl, Great Depression

January 1939. "Family on relief living in shanty at city dump.", Herrin, Illinois. Photo by Arthur Rothstein for the Resettlement Administration

January 1939. "Family on relief living in shanty at city dump.", Herrin, Illinois. Photo by Arthur Rothstein for the Resettlement Administration : TheWayWeWere

17 Rare Photos From Tennessee During The Great Depression

17 Rare Photos From Tennessee During The Great Depression

This is so fascinating - Tennessee during the Great Depression

A picture, taken in of a New York tenement housing a family of seven. Images of the Realities of Life in New York Slums Aragon, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, Vintage New York, Lower East Side, Historical Photos, American History

The permanent penury of small apartments at high rents

My sense of interior space is a bit skewed and very urban. These are the formative rooms of the formative cities. 1) A high school classmate a year ahead of me and already at NYU moves into a dorm...

Little did I know when I started reading the Little House on the Prairie series and Willa Cather's prairie novels that I would find the topic of pioneer life, and especially the role of women withi. Pioneer Day, Pioneer Life, Pioneer Woman, Us History, Women In History, American History, History Pics, History Timeline, History Museum

Pioneer women with horses and sod house (Custer County, Nebraska - 1886) [593x400]

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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

Family Portrait

I have no idea who the photographer is that captured these stunning images of what appears to be the Depression era of the 1930s, but they are a poignant example of the destitution, povertyy and hopelessness of that time.