Customs and Traditions

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Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of a romantic young couple. The man is carving their initials on the…

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of a group of women and children singing Christmas carols in the snow.

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of one of the crews in the Oxford and Cambridge Boat Race disembarking,…

Victorian picture to download showing a troupe of mummers in costume and wearing masks.

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of a formal men-only banquet. All rise for a toast to Queen Victoria.

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 Christmas celebrations at a charity school. Boys and girls in uniform sing…

Victorian picture showing a crowd of schoolboys and teachers watching a cook as he tosses a pancake.

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of swan upping on the river Thames, a custom where swans are caught,…

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of an All Hallows Eve custom: a young woman looks in a mirror…

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

Victorian picture to download showing a drawing of farmers and villagers bringing home the harvest.

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of soldiers celebrating Christmas in a tent in British India.

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of two young women wearing smart dresses singing Christmas carols.

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of the Oxford and Cambridge Boat Race. The two boats are watched by…

Victorian picture to download showing a drawing of a crowd watching a medieval quintain.

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of a cook smiling at a young boy as she brings in the…

Victorian illustration to download showing a light-hearted picture of a butler tripping over a pet dog and in danger of…

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of men, women and children fetching their Christmas dinner which has been cooked…

Victorian picture to download showing a drawing of a group of gypsies outside their caravan.

Victorian illustration to download showing a party on All Hallows Eve (Halloween)with adults and children bobbing for apples.

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of two pilgrims praying at the Holy Well, Galway, Ireland.

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of soldiers celebrating Christmas. They have improvised a Christmas tree by balancing their…

Victorian picture showing the performance of a Coventry Mystery Play in medieval times.

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of smiling Father Christmas bringing in the Yule Log.