Scrolling through Ebay one evening I noticed this absolutely beautiful glass Ambrotype photo, unframed, of a couple, taken I thought probably 1855/60’s
I never imagined it would take me on a journey to the Netherlands, Sweden, Milan, Italy, Sunderland, Durham. Also connections to Christopher Columbus and even the Queen of Holland
Having spent about four days worth of research on these Old Photos it’s time to give in. Have I missed something, so if you have any ideas or inspiration I would love to hear from you!
The bride was attired in an ivory charmeuse (Silk) dress, trimmed with French lace and pearls, and carried a sheaf of lilies.
Found recently at the Fleamarket & what a surprise I had when I got home & turned this one over!
So we have admirers Medee, Jeannie, Winnie and Gwen….Did Ronald marry any of them?
Good Friday 85 years ago on April 14th 1933 a lovely get together picnic at Farningham Woods.
Lovely groups of friends & children, but who are they all? Do you recognise anyone?
So can you help? Do you recognise any faces of family members or ancestors?
Lots of super autographs & memorabilia from the Bristol Musical Comedy Club back in the late 1940’s & early 1950’s.
I found these three lovely old photos together, was great they had dates & other writing on.
Though Ireland was aflame with civil war, Dublin society gaily put aside its troubles in May, 1798 to enjoy to the full an astounding story of seduction and murder!