Children

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Victorian illustration showing a mother and her children enjoying themselves in the country. They are relaxing in a grassy spot…

Victorian illustration showing a family having fun playing at horse racing. The father and one of his sons are 'horses',…

Victorian illustration showing children at a children's party grouped round a Christmas tree lit with candles. Parents and adults look…

Victorian illustration showing a traditional Irish custom, Chalk Sunday. Young women and boys tease bachelors by marking their clothes with…

Victorian illustration showing oak barking. Men remove the bark from a trunk of a felled oak while others chop the…

Victorian illustration showing ragged children playing in the water from a burst fire hydrant.

Victorian illustration showing an Irish peasant family in a state of abject poverty outside their tumble-down cabin.

Victorian illustration showing a sailor getting an electric shock from a machine in a science museum. A crowd look on…

Victorian illustration showing men, women and children at a Christmas party playing the game of snapdragon. They are snatching raisins…

Victorian illustration showing a magic lantern show at a children's party. The magic lantern operator is projecting a comic slide…

Victorian illustration showing children climbing poles and swinging on ropes and bars in an outdoor gymnasium; families look on.

Men, women and children make bricks. Clay is tamped into a mould, a horse works a mill to mix the…

Victorian illustration showing a fire disaster at a coal mine. Smoke rises from the colliery. Miners and miners' families gather,…

A young boy shoeblack points out a portrait of his benefactor, Lord Shaftesbury, to a younger street urchin.

Two destitute children, a boy and his little sister, beg for bread from the owner of a baker's shop.

Victorian illustration showing a grandson defeating his grandfather at a chess game.

Passengers, men, women and children, sit in the railway carriage of the Thames Subway.

Victorian illustration showing fiddler and his children begging in a busy street.

Two policemen find an abandoned baby on a quayside; in the background is the grief-stricken mother.

Destitute, ragged boys receive a meal of milk and bread from a charitable institution.

A fireman rescues a little child from a burning building. Surrounded by smoke and flames, he has climbed a ladder…

Well-dressed people attend a flower show; one woman smells the roses. The women's dresses have frills, flounces and bustles.

Gypsy family relax and cook beside their dome-shaped hut.

Ragged young boy street sweeper holds out his hat asking for money.

Charming Victorian picture to download showing a nurserymaid reading to a boy and girl (brother and sister).