What a very lovely Cabinet Card photo this is..The lady Isobel Price is so beautifully dressed, and how wonderful to have it dated too ! 1877. I think the writing on the back says “then Smith after being married” ?? But I’m not at all sure on that..What […]
A beautifully dressed Lady, probably a mourning photo
Castlemount 1875 was Robert Chignell’s School in Dover
And among the junk in one box on a stall I found a marriage certificate ! Who would throw that out !
What a super Old Photo !! They look a lovely family, certainly not poor. The children and the parents are all very well dressed. When you turn it over there are names written on the back ! What a bonus ! It says “ L-R My Grandmother, Isabella […]
I enjoy looking at group old photos, because its amazing the range of fashions, dresses, suits, coats, hats etc that you can find, all along beside each other. Children are always good fun too, often they are making faces or being a bit cheeky ! This photo above […]
Usually when I find old Wedding photos, it is just an odd one, sometimes I’m lucky and find a Bride & Groom with a full family group. Not often do I find 12 photos from the same Wedding together, they were obviously in an album & were removed […]
I just couldn’t let these men be forgotten.There are 33 Photos in total.
During this year I have found & added an enormous amount of Old Photos to my collection, lots still I have not scanned. Among these an astonishing amount of CDV’s (Carte de Visite) which I adore ! They are even more super when they have a name and/or […]