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|Alive, yet dead: Mourning in the Victorian period, Sandra Franz||
This article explores the attitude towards death through two different sources – a photograph of parents posing with their deceased infant as an...
|Tennyson, mourning, 19th century, Victorian Culture, Photography, Death||view|
|‘A Memory and a Prophecy’: Images of W. B. Yeats’s At The Hawk’s Well by Gerard Krasnopolski||
This article examines W.B. Yeats’s ban on press photography during the first performance of At The Hawk’s Well in Lady Cunard’s...
|W. B. Yeats, Photography||view|
|Pomp and Privation in Victorian India, Kapil Komireddi||
This essay examines British colonial rule in late nineteenth-century India through the lens of two contemporaneous artefacts. Each vivifies a...
|Victorian Culture, Indian history, Famine, Social history, 19th century, Photography, Newspapers, Literature||view|
|‘Miner poet’ or ‘seer and singer’? Joseph Skipsey’s performance of the identities of miner and poet by Joy Brindle||
Northumberland poet Joseph Skipsey (1832- 1903) published 11 volumes of poetry between 1858 and 1895. For the majority of this time he was also...
|The Victorian Web||
A constantly evolving archive of over 61,000 documents and images relating to the British Victorian period. The emphasis is on connections between...
|19th century, Social history, History of science, Architecture, Painting, Visual arts, Sculpture, Book design & illustration, Photography, Decorative arts, Gender||view|
|American Masters: Alfred Steiglitz||
A useful set of related on-line texts and videos covering the life and work of this crucially important American photographer.
|Images of England||
A ‘point in time’ photographic library of England’s listed buildings, recorded at the turn of the 21st century. Over 300,000 images of England’s...
|Buildings, Built environment, Listed buildings, Photography, History||view|
|Greek Radio-Television Broadcasting Archive||
This website contains part of the digital, audiovisual archive of ERT, the Greek State Television. The archive includes videos since the...
|Modern Greek, Greek culture, Greek cinema, Greek language, Film Studies, European cinema, Greek audio & video materials, Culture, Cinema, Music, Photography, Television, Archive, Society||view|
|The Dictionary of Victorian London||
Contains primary sources covering the social history of Victorian London, including extracts from Victorian newspapers, diaries, journalism,...
|Social history, Women, Transport, River Thames, Shops & shopping, Technology, Science, Victorian, London, 19th century, Advertising, Architecture, Charities, Childhood, Clothing & fashions, Communications, Crime, Death & dying, Human diseases, French Education, Entertainment, Finance, Food & drink, Health & hygiene, Houses & housing, Legal system, Lighting, Markets, Police, British politics, Photography, Populations, Prisons, Professions & trades, Religion, History||view|
|America’s First Look Into the Camera: Daguerreotype Portraits and Views 1839 – 1864||
A useful and compendious on-line overview of early American photography, provided by the Library of Congress. Provides a strong focus upon the...