Historical pictures

Explore a collection of historical pictures that capture iconic moments in time. Immerse yourself in the past and gain a deeper understanding of our shared history.
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In the mid-2000s, historian Anna Pegler-Gordon said that visual media often seems more accessible to her students than the written record. They claimed images make the past seem more accessible, giving concrete shape to a world that sometimes seems intangible. Not to mention the immediacy of the image, which often conveys information more quickly than a primary document written in an unfamiliar, or even a foreign, language. But according to Pegler-Gordon, this immediacy also works well in…

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Kunigunde Knieriem
Babel Aesthetic, Dickens London, London 1800, Historical London, Building Site, Victorian London, Somewhere In Time, London History, Old Photography

Good old Leon and Levy where would I be without them. There is a Police Officer standing on the traffic island in the middle of the photograph, he is probably from POW. On the left is a hoarding surrounding the building site for what was then known as the New Government Offices and is now The Treasury; work was started in 1899 and completed in 1915 so I may be on the cusp here. Lovely bonnets Ladies.

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Rosaline