Victorian photo, 1880. I would love to re-create this one day.
It's eerie, but there is a beauty about it. I think it's lovely how much the Victorians honored the dead.
Writing letters may no longer be necessary (and may be considered tedious), but one should still take the time to write, even short thank you notes or words of encouragement.
old cabinet cards/photos
And no time period planned for, feared and yes, even celebrated death more than the Victorian age. With that said, here are ten fascinating facts about death in the Victorian era. #dying #dead
For the Dead Travel Fast
Wow....Things never change! Love...This picture makes me thankful for the upgrades in technology or maybe it doesn't!
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Victorian-Edwardian Living Room – 36 Interesting Vintage Pictures Show People in Their Parlors Over 100 Years Ago
Two girls play with antique dolls, c 1870s
What a Doll !!!
An early picture taken by the Victorian photographer Emma Johnston, showing a Mr Horn, his niece and other family and friends posing for the camera
Family portrait, Hungarian, c. 1890s.
The Way We Wore: Gay Nineties in Portraits, Photos, and Prints
victorian interior __ lotta pictures, eh? __ check out the detail in fullest size on flickr post by dlundbech
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