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The Victorians 1837 - 1901 History Events Printable Timeline Poster

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20 Rare Vintage Photos of Christmas from the Victorian Era

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In the late 1850's, Oliver Wendell Holmes invented a handheld stereoscope, which really took off in America. Paper card stereo views were produced from the early 1850's until the 1930's. Through the years, stereo views were made in almost every medium known to photography. Millions of different views were created throughout the world during the Victorian era.

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from Mail Online

Rare glimpse of 19th-century intellectual suburban life in Hampstead 'set' pictures taken by pioneering woman photographer

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

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from The Pennington Edition

Morbid History : The Victorian Art of Mourning

It's eerie, but there is a beauty about it. I think it's lovely how much the Victorians honored the dead.

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During the Victorian era, mourners sometimes collected their tears in gold decorated "tear bottles" to keep as a remembrance for the next of kin. It has also been said that the widows would go to the grave on the anniversary of the first year of death and sprinkle the tears on the grave to signify the end of the first year of mourning.

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The Neverwas Haul is the Victorian Mobile Home That Never Was

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thenightmareofjawz: Lacrimosa or tear bottles reappeared during the Victorian time period of the 19th century. During this time these bottl...

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