Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of a May Day custom: girls in the Scottish highlands bathe their faces…

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of three little boys paying homage to the little girl who is Queen…

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of village celebrations on May Day. The squire leads a procession of young…

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of May Day celebrations in the country. Children dance in circles round a…

Victorian picture showing a May celebration in Tudor times.

Charming Victorian picture to download showing a drawing of children in a May Day procession carrying a garland.

15th June 2016

Truffle Hunting

Truffle hunting was a popular rural occupation in Britain in the 19th century. Truffles were most often found under the […]

15th June 2016

The incredible Patent Impulsoria

The Illustrated London News for 22 June 1850 explains how this amazing invention works: ‘This ingenious means of applying animal […]