Victorian Cyclists and Motorists on a Snowy Road
Illustration showing the scene on a British road in the winter, circa 1899. In the foreground cyclists, two on a tandem, can be seen. Behind them, a typical motor car of the period, with it's passengers wrapped up against the cold. In the background can be seen a motor driven van and a bicycle, with four riders. The original caption for this image, which was published in the Christmas Number, was a two verse poem entitled: Who Wants a motor-car?
© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans
The Colliers Lass by F.G Kimberley. Miss Lynn Darlington
Miss Lynn Darlington in The Colliers Lass by Mrs F.G. Kimberley. First produced at the Theatre Royal in Wolverhampton on 27th May 1912 and the Theatre Royal in Stratford East on 3rd February 1913. The photo shows Lynn Darlington as the eponymous heroine, Mary Ellen. Billed as a Holiday Attraction touring to the Palace Theatre in Perth? on 12th May 1913. Date: 1913
© The Michael Diamond Collection / Mary Evans Picture Library
In Peter Pans Garden, by S B Pearse
Children in Peter Pan's Garden in Kensington Gardens, London, during winter. Nannies with prams oversee small children who are wrapped up against the cold.
© Mary Evans Picture Library
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