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Victorian illustration to download showing boys working a large bread-making machine and baking the bread.

Victorian illustration to download showing a carpet weaver at work at his large, complex loom.

Victorian illustration to download showing a fashionable woman giving a boy street sweeper some money, watched by two women and…

Victorian illustration to download showing newsboys running from a newspaper office with bundles of newspapers, keen to sell them.

Victorian illustration to download showing a poor family, including children, making matchboxes in their shabby home.

Victorian illustration to download showing two boys operating an envelope making machine, on display at the Great Exhibition of 1851.

Victorian illustration to download showing a group of women and young girls working in a hop field.

Victorian illustration to download showing a man and a boy in a steel pen factory rolling sheets of steel.

Victorian illustration to download showing the bending bench used in steam-bending wood at a saw mill.

Victorian illustration showing a potter in a porcelain factory throwing vessels on his wheel, helped by two boys.

Victorian illustration to download showing a man and boys preparing teazles to raise the nap of woollen cloth.