Monthly Archives: July 2019

In search of Mrs Arthy

The image above is one that I recently rediscovered among my collection of 19th century photographs. It was taken by Mr J. Hawke at his studio in George Street, Plymouth, England, around the middle of the 1870s. Someone at the … Continue reading

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National costume

The idea of this blog was to show a variety of national costumes from photographs in my collection. However, although the collection amounts to several thousand images, these set out below are the only ones that have sitters in national … Continue reading

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