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Queen Victoria and others

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ireland | people | dublin | carriage | horsemen | flags | soldiers | cigars | graftonstreet | crowds | queenvictoria | cheering | royalyacht | phoenixpark | dunlaoghaire | leinster | tophats | williambrown | bowlerhats | kingstown | princessbeatrice | thomasmayne | streetdecorations | foxco | lanternslides | footmen | nationallibraryofireland | princesshenryofbattenberg | princesschristian | peopleidentified | princesschristianofschleswigholstein | thomasholmesmason | thomashmasonsonslimited | easonsons | 4thapril1900 | dateidentified | scarletcladfootmen | queenvictoriavisittodublin1900 | highlandghillies | highlandgillies | cthomson | johnbrowm

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Charles S. Jones, arrested for stealing from clothes lines Charles S. Jones, arrested for stealing from clothes lines

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shirt | shirt | homeless | homeless | moustache | moustache | clothes | clothes | criminal | criminal | crime | crime | cap | cap | mugshot | mugshot | clothesline | clothesline | ww1 | ww1 | theft | theft | policestation | policestation | firstworldwar | firstworldwar | arrested | arrested | stealing | stealing | prisoner | prisoner | larceny | larceny | queenvictoriastreet | queenvictoriastreet | northshields | northshields | imprisoned | imprisoned | middlestreet | middlestreet | nofixedabode | nofixedabode

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Queen Victoria on 'Fyvie' with John Brown at Balmoral Queen Victoria on 'Fyvie' with John Brown at Balmoral

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greatbritain | greatbritain | horses | horses | blackandwhite | blackandwhite | horse | horse | fashion | fashion | animal | animal | scotland | scotland | kilt | kilt | aberdeenshire | aberdeenshire | victorian | victorian | victoria | victoria | queen | queen | queens | queens | pony | pony | historical | historical | hanover | hanover | queenvictoria | queenvictoria | royalty | royalty | balmoral | balmoral | equus | equus | sporran | sporran | servants | servants | fyvie | fyvie | johnbrown | johnbrown | deeside | deeside | sidesaddle | sidesaddle | nationalgalleriesofscotland | nationalgalleriesofscotland | cartesdevisite | cartesdevisite | mrsbrown | mrsbrown | mourningdress | mourningdress | ridinghabit | ridinghabit | georgewashingtonwilson | georgewashingtonwilson | commons:event=commonground2009 | commons:event=commonground2009

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Third set of the Queen's country dances

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Composer: Rd. Guinness Publication details: London: S. Nelson, [184-5-?] Catalogue reference: 781.4 THI

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dancemusic | lithography | sheetmusic | queenvictoria | princealbert | hermajestyscourtballs | bridgememoriallibrary

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H.M.S Victoria

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This is a Glass Slide of the H.M.S Victoria in Dock. The H.M.S Victoria was an iconic Battleship named in honour of Queen Victoria's Golden Jubilee in 1888. The slide is from the late 19th century. It was taken by the Tynemouth Photographer M. Auty. The slide would have been viewed through a Magic Lantern, an early type of image projector. This image is part of the Tyne & Wear archives & museums set South Shields Art Gallery Social History collection. (Copyright) We're happy for you to share this digital image within the spirit of The Commons. Please cite 'Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums' when reusing. Certain restrictions on high quality reproductions and commercial use of the original physical version apply though; if you're unsure please email adam.bell@twmuseums.org.uk

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dock | hmsvictoria | battleship | glass | slide | honour | queenvictoria | goldenjubilee | 1888 | tynemouthphotographermauty | view | magiclantern | earlytype | imageprojector | horseandcart | humanity | people | steam | smoke | water | maritime | heritage | boats | ships | gathering | crowds | blackandwhite | authentic | stark | shoes | socks | suit | hats | dress | women | men | flag | bridge | anchor | standing | observing | road | path | frame | supports | smog | appearances

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Her Majesty's court polkas

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Composer: Ricardo Linter Publication information: London: D'Alamaine & Co., [1845?] Catalogue reference: 781.4 LIN

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bridgememoriallibrary | dancemusic | polkas | pianomusic | queenvictoria | princealbert | lithography | sheetmusic

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School play

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Children performing in a school play at the Royal Victoria School for the Blind, Newcastle upon Tyne, 1982 (TWAM ref. E.NC18/24). Possibly a Nativity performance (is that a donkey I can see in the background?). Tyne & Wear Archives is proud to present a series of images relating to the Royal Victoria School for the Blind, Newcastle upon Tyne. The set has been produced to celebrate UK Disability History Month 2014. The Royal Victoria School for the Blind (then known as the Royal Victoria Asylum) was established from a fund to mark the coronation of Queen Victoria in 1837 and was originally located at the Spital before moving to premises in Northumberland Street. In the 1890s the name was changed to the Royal Victoria School, and in 1895 the school moved to the former house of Dr Hodgkinson in Benwell Dene. Pupils came from throughout the North of England. As a result of legislation to integrate special groups within the mainstream education system the school closed in 1985. (Copyright) Reproduced with kind permission of the Royal Victoria Trust for the Blind. We're happy for you to share these digital images within the spirit of The Commons. Please cite 'Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums' when reusing. Certain restrictions on high quality reproductions and commercial use of the original physical version apply though; if you're unsure please email archives@twmuseums.org.uk

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children | education | royalvictoriaschoolfortheblind | newcastleupontyne | schoolplay | disability | ukdisabilityhistorymonth | blindness | visualimpairment | blackandwhitephotograph | play | performance | 1982 | wheelchair | costume | nativity | donkey | rabbit | dots | backgroundscene | road | trees | hats | shoes | socks | trousers | shirt | top | decoration | wheel | lever | handle | vehicle | numberplate | lights | glasses | happy | comradeship | royalvictoriaasylum | coronation | queenvictoria | 1837 | spital | premises | northumberlandstreet | drhodgkinson | benwelldene | pupils | northofengland | specialgroups | cloth | material | floor | cape | curtain | wall | shoelaces | socialheritage | unusual | 2014

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Bedtime story

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Enjoying a bedtime story at the Royal Victoria School for the Blind, Newcastle upon Tyne, 1982 (TWAM ref. E.NC18/24). Tyne & Wear Archives is proud to present a series of images relating to the Royal Victoria School for the Blind, Newcastle upon Tyne. The set has been produced to celebrate UK Disability History Month 2014. The Royal Victoria School for the Blind (then known as the Royal Victoria Asylum) was established from a fund to mark the coronation of Queen Victoria in 1837 and was originally located at the Spital before moving to premises in Northumberland Street. In the 1890s the name was changed to the Royal Victoria School, and in 1895 the school moved to the former house of Dr Hodgkinson in Benwell Dene. Pupils came from throughout the North of England. As a result of legislation to integrate special groups within the mainstream education system the school closed in 1985. (Copyright) Reproduced with kind permission of the Royal Victoria Trust for the Blind. We're happy for you to share these digital images within the spirit of The Commons. Please cite 'Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums' when reusing. Certain restrictions on high quality reproductions and commercial use of the original physical version apply though; if you're unsure please email archives@twmuseums.org.uk

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children | education | royalvictoriaschoolfortheblind | newcastleupontyne | bedtimestory | disability | ukdisabilityhistorymonth | blindness | visualimpairment | socialheritage | blackandwhitephotograph | 1982 | ukdisabilityhistorymonth2014 | royalvictoriaasylum | coronation | queenvictoria | 1837 | northumberlandstreet | spital | formerhouse | drhodgkinson | benwelldene | northofengland | pupils | aschoolfortheblind | wardrobe | wall | clothing | teddybear | fur | hair | laughter | teeth | smile | blouse | dress | frill | storytelling | companionship | adult | carer | teacher | bed | cover | cloth | leg | face | portrait | head | eye | nose | mouth | lip | unusual | ear | pyjamas | button | crease | illustrations | hand | finger | nail | slippers | nightgown | woman

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Brownies working together

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Members of the Royal Victoria School for the Blind Brownie pack, January 1962 (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/2/28235D). Tyne & Wear Archives is proud to present a series of images relating to the Royal Victoria School for the Blind, Newcastle upon Tyne. The set has been produced to celebrate UK Disability History Month 2014. The Royal Victoria School for the Blind (then known as the Royal Victoria Asylum) was established from a fund to mark the coronation of Queen Victoria in 1837 and was originally located at the Spital before moving to premises in Northumberland Street. In the 1890s the name was changed to the Royal Victoria School, and in 1895 the school moved to the former house of Dr Hodgkinson in Benwell Dene. Pupils came from throughout the North of England. As a result of legislation to integrate special groups within the mainstream education system the school closed in 1985. (Copyright) We're happy for you to share these digital images within the spirit of The Commons. Please cite 'Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums' when reusing. Certain restrictions on high quality reproductions and commercial use of the original physical version apply though; if you're unsure please email archives@twmuseums.org.uk

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children | education | royalvictoriaschoolfortheblind | newcastleupontyne | brownies | girlguiding | crafts | disability | ukdisabilityhistorymonth | blindness | visualimpairment | blackandwhitephotograph | socialheritage | browniepack | january1962 | 2014 | royalvictoriaasylum | coronation | queenvictoria | 1837 | spital | northumberlandstreet | premises | drhodgkinson | benwelldene | northofengland | specialgroups | shirt | costume | dummy | face | dress | belt | badge | tie | pin | hair | wool | touch | senses | figure | pillow | cloth | material | table | carpet | pattern | floor | wall | chair | fireplace | ledge | shelf | timber | frame | glass | lightshade | stand | glasses | smile | attentive | striking | unusual | fastener | zip | hand | girls | female | light | shadow | photoframe | books | window | curtain | watch

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Members of the Brownie pack

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This appears to show a presentation to a member of the Brownie pack at the Royal Victoria School for the Blind, January 1962 (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/2/28235C). Tyne & Wear Archives is proud to present a series of images relating to the Royal Victoria School for the Blind, Newcastle upon Tyne. The set has been produced to celebrate UK Disability History Month 2014. The Royal Victoria School for the Blind (then known as the Royal Victoria Asylum) was established from a fund to mark the coronation of Queen Victoria in 1837 and was originally located at the Spital before moving to premises in Northumberland Street. In the 1890s the name was changed to the Royal Victoria School, and in 1895 the school moved to the former house of Dr Hodgkinson in Benwell Dene. Pupils came from throughout the North of England. As a result of legislation to integrate special groups within the mainstream education system the school closed in 1985. (Copyright) We're happy for you to share these digital images within the spirit of The Commons. Please cite 'Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums' when reusing. Certain restrictions on high quality reproductions and commercial use of the original physical version apply though; if you're unsure please email archives@twmuseums.org.uk

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children | education | royalvictoriaschoolfortheblind | newcastleupontyne | brownies | girlguiding | disability | ukdisabilityhistorymonth | blindness | visualimpairment | socialheritage | blackandwhitephotograph | browniepack | members | january1962 | blind | royalvictoriaasylum | coronation | queenvictoria | 1837 | spital | northumberlandstreet | royalvictoriaschool | drhodgkinson | students | benwelldene | pupils | northofengland | specialgroups | educationsystem | aschoolfortheblind | floor | carpet | pattern | rug | foldingtable | wood | fireplace | wall | shadow | paint | shelf | door | glass | organ | decoration | presentation | gathering | woman | hat | dress | uniform | shoes | arm | leg | hand | feet | head | face | eye | nose | mouth | lip | ear | socks | shine | cloth | cylinder | attentive | distracted | striking | unusual | poignant | hair | object

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Brownies taking part in craft activities

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Members of the Royal Victoria School for the Blind Brownie pack, January 1962 (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/2/28235A). Tyne & Wear Archives is proud to present a series of images relating to the Royal Victoria School for the Blind, Newcastle upon Tyne. The set has been produced to celebrate UK Disability History Month 2014. The Royal Victoria School for the Blind (then known as the Royal Victoria Asylum) was established from a fund to mark the coronation of Queen Victoria in 1837 and was originally located at the Spital before moving to premises in Northumberland Street. In the 1890s the name was changed to the Royal Victoria School, and in 1895 the school moved to the former house of Dr Hodgkinson in Benwell Dene. Pupils came from throughout the North of England. As a result of legislation to integrate special groups within the mainstream education system the school closed in 1985. (Copyright) We're happy for you to share these digital images within the spirit of The Commons. Please cite 'Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums' when reusing. Certain restrictions on high quality reproductions and commercial use of the original physical version apply though; if you're unsure please email archives@twmuseums.org.uk

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children | education | royalvictoriaschoolfortheblind | newcastleupontyne | brownies | girlguiding | crafts | disability | ukdisabilityhistorymonth | blindness | visualimpairment | blackandwhitephotograph | activities | browniepack | january1962 | 2014 | royalvictoriaasylum | coronation | queenvictoria | 1837 | northofengland | pupils | school | formerhouse | drhodgkinson | benwelldene | integrate | specialgroups | mainstreameducationsystem | 1985 | legislation | socialheritage | abstract | unusual | girl | girls | table | britishflag | crease | hair | uniform | tie | dress | belt | uniforms | eyeglasses | eye | touch | feel | plate | shine | scratch | paint | leg | carpet | pattern | floor | wall | shadow | light | mantelpiece | tile | glass | door | frame | structure | doors | concentrating | absorbed | companion | companionship | identification | read | senses | sensation | awareness

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Lance Corporal William Dudley Bezer

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soldier | war | military | wwi | worldwarone | westernfront | ww1 | britisharmy | greatwar | firstworldwar | worldwar | worldwar1 | centenary | iwm | thegreatwar | 19141918 | blackandwhiteprints | warphotography | bezer | photographicprints | gommecourt | bondofsacrifice | imperialwarmuseums | 19thcountyoflondonbattalionqueenvictoriasrifles

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Gates and Queen Victoria Statue, London, Rex Hazlewood, 1918-1919, State Library of New South Wales, FL3810146

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australia | worldwarone | ww1 | statelibrary | nsw | newsouthwales | rex | hazlewood | war | correspondents | queenvictoriastatue

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Dressed for Snow

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This set, taken from the Spence Family collection at Tyne & Wear Archives offers an intimate view in to a Family enjoying the festive season during this time of change and the invention of Christmas. Reference: DX 1295-1-1-69 At the beginning of the 19th Century, Christmas was hardly celebrated. However, during the Victorian Era Christmas as we know it today was invented, and our modest medieval traditions of evergreens and food were transformed. Much if this change was due to Queen Victoria and her marriage to the German-born Prince Albert. Albert introduced many aspects of Christmas as we know it, most notably the first Christmas tree in the royal family?s home. This was a tradition Albert brought to his family from his own childhood in Germany, but also to every other family in Britain. As a result the Victorians also transformed the idea of Christmas so that it became centred around the family, and our modern day traditions are deeply rooted in those of Victorian Society. (Copyright) We're happy for you to share these digital images within the spirit of The Commons. Please cite 'Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums' when reusing. Certain restrictions on high quality reproductions and commercial use of the original physical version apply though; if you're unsure please email archives@twmuseums.org.uk

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festive | victorian | snow | family | tradition | cold | leisure | joy | blackandwhitephotograph | door | timber | wood | hat | eyesclosed | books | paper | gloves | coat | buttons | pattern | wool | texture | hinge | smile | decoration | dressed | for | spencefamilycollection | intimateview | season | change | xmas | 19thcentury | christmas | victorianera | medievaltraditions | transformed | q | queenvictoria | princealbert | moderndaytraditions | memory | transformation | unusual | socialhistory | digitalimage | avictorianchristmas | cover | scarf | woman | shoulders | arm | face | eye | interesting | fascinating | intimate | festiveseason | victorianerachristmas | familyhome | house | room | interior | traditions | victoriansociety | female | surreal | mark | grain | blur | shadow | wall | doorway | glove | crease

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Icicles

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This set, taken from the Spence Family collection at Tyne & Wear Archives offers an intimate view in to a Family enjoying the festive season during this time of change and the invention of Christmas. Reference: DX 1295-1-1-58 At the beginning of the 19th Century, Christmas was hardly celebrated. However, during the Victorian Era Christmas as we know it today was invented, and our modest medieval traditions of evergreens and food were transformed. Much if this change was due to Queen Victoria and her marriage to the German-born Prince Albert. Albert introduced many aspects of Christmas as we know it, most notably the first Christmas tree in the royal family?s home. This was a tradition Albert brought to his family from his own childhood in Germany, but also to every other family in Britain. As a result the Victorians also transformed the idea of Christmas so that it became centred around the family, and our modern day traditions are deeply rooted in those of Victorian Society. (Copyright) We're happy for you to share these digital images within the spirit of The Commons. Please cite 'Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums' when reusing. Certain restrictions on high quality reproductions and commercial use of the original physical version apply though; if you're unsure please email archives@twmuseums.org.uk

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festive | victorian | snow | family | tradition | cold | leisure | joy | socialhistory | sepiaphotograph | avictorianchristmas | 19thcentury | icicles | spencerfamilycollection | tyneweararchives | festivity | winter | ice | water | season | holiday | change | invention | christmas | celebration | victorianera | medievaltraditions | evergreens | food | queenvictoria | germanborn | princealbert | introduction | christmastree | royalty | traditional | childhood | germany | britishfamilies | modernday | rooted | victoriansociety | digitalimage | wall | brick | grain | sky | pipe | window | frame | glass | reflection | tree | branch | blur | roof | gutter | moss | timber | mark | intimateview | changes | transformation | bliss | root | bark | seasons

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A young boy with a Sled in the Snow

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This set, taken from the Spence Family collection at Tyne & Wear Archives offers an intimate view in to a Family enjoying the festive season during this time of change and the invention of Christmas. Reference: DX 1295-1-1-57 At the beginning of the 19th Century, Christmas was hardly celebrated. However, during the Victorian Era Christmas as we know it today was invented, and our modest medieval traditions of evergreens and food were transformed. Much if this change was due to Queen Victoria and her marriage to the German-born Prince Albert. Albert introduced many aspects of Christmas as we know it, most notably the first Christmas tree in the royal family?s home. This was a tradition Albert brought to his family from his own childhood in Germany, but also to every other family in Britain. As a result the Victorians also transformed the idea of Christmas so that it became centred around the family, and our modern day traditions are deeply rooted in those of Victorian Society. (Copyright) We're happy for you to share these digital images within the spirit of The Commons. Please cite 'Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums' when reusing. Certain restrictions on high quality reproductions and commercial use of the original physical version apply though; if you're unsure please email archives@twmuseums.org.uk

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festive | victorian | snow | family | tradition | cold | leisure | joy | digitalimage | blackandwhitephotograph | socialhistory | northeastofengland | unitedkingdom | avictorianchristmas | youngboy | child | male | sled | view | glimpse | festiveseason | change | progress | christmas | invention | 19thcentury | victorianerachristmas | victorianera | medievaltraditions | transformation | evergreens | food | queenvictoria | princealbert | christmastree | royalfamily | home | house | wall | roof | sky | tree | branch | vegetation | shadow | daylight | rope | boot | socks | shorts | coat | hat | jumper | smiling | attentive | walking | slope | grain | blur | mark | debris | germantradition | germanborn | childhood | britain | moderndaytraditions | victoriansociety | gutter | land | ground | fascinating | interesting | unusual | engaging | winter

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A Young Girl Ice Skating

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This set, taken from the Spence Family collection at Tyne & Wear Archives offers an intimate view in to a Family enjoying the festive season during this time of change and the invention of Christmas. Reference: DX 1295-1-1-05 At the beginning of the 19th Century, Christmas was hardly celebrated. However, during the Victorian Era Christmas as we know it today was invented, and our modest medieval traditions of evergreens and food were transformed. Much if this change was due to Queen Victoria and her marriage to the German-born Prince Albert. Albert introduced many aspects of Christmas as we know it, most notably the first Christmas tree in the royal family?s home. This was a tradition Albert brought to his family from his own childhood in Germany, but also to every other family in Britain. As a result the Victorians also transformed the idea of Christmas so that it became centred around the family, and our modern day traditions are deeply rooted in those of Victorian Society. (Copyright) We're happy for you to share these digital images within the spirit of The Commons. Please cite 'Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums' when reusing. Certain restrictions on high quality reproductions and commercial use of the original physical version apply though; if you're unsure please email archives@twmuseums.org.uk

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festive | victorian | snow | family | tradition | cold | leisure | joy | sepiaphotograph | avictorianchristmas | girl | iceskating | festiveseason | socialhistory | spencefamilycollection | change | innovative | victorianerachristmas | medieval | traditions | queenvictoria | princealbert | germanborn | introduced | royalty | royal | germanchildhood | britain | unitedkingdom | victoriansociety | digitalimage | archives | blur | grain | mark | tree | ice | vegetation | branch | leaf | winter | skate | blade | dress | fabric | crease | coat | button | hat | gloves | stockings | shoe | standing | hair | distracted | fascinating | mysterious | interesting | unusual | christmas | germany | germanvalues

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Frozen Pond at Christmas

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This set, taken from the Spence Family collection at Tyne & Wear Archives offers an intimate view in to a Family enjoying the festive season during this time of change and the invention of Christmas. Reference: DX 1295-1-1-01-02 At the beginning of the 19th Century, Christmas was hardly celebrated. However, during the Victorian Era Christmas as we know it today was invented, and our modest medieval traditions of evergreens and food were transformed. Much if this change was due to Queen Victoria and her marriage to the German-born Prince Albert. Albert introduced many aspects of Christmas as we know it, most notably the first Christmas tree in the royal family?s home. This was a tradition Albert brought to his family from his own childhood in Germany, but also to every other family in Britain. As a result the Victorians also transformed the idea of Christmas so that it became centred around the family, and our modern day traditions are deeply rooted in those of Victorian Society. (Copyright) We're happy for you to share these digital images within the spirit of The Commons. Please cite 'Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums' when reusing. Certain restrictions on high quality reproductions and commercial use of the original physical version apply though; if you're unsure please email archives@twmuseums.org.uk

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festive | victorian | snow | family | tradition | cold | leisure | joy | sepia | frozenpond | christmas | spencefamilycollection | tyneweararchives | intimate | occasion | season | change | invention | 19thcentury | victorianera | medievaltraditions | traditions | evergreens | food | queenvictoria | princealbert | introduction | christmastree | germanchildhood | britain | moderndaytraditions | rooted | victoriansociety | reflection | tree | branch | chair | bench | house | brick | window | frame | glass | wall | roof | chimney | door | step | vegetation | buildings | pavement | path | sepiaphotograph | grain | sky | mark | haunting | surreal | socialheritage | grass | pillar

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Ice Skating at Christmas

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This set, taken from the Spence Family collection at Tyne & Wear Archives offers an intimate view in to a Family enjoying the festive season during this time of change and the invention of Christmas. Reference: DX 1295-1-1-01-01 At the beginning of the 19th Century, Christmas was hardly celebrated. However, during the Victorian Era Christmas as we know it today was invented, and our modest medieval traditions of evergreens and food were transformed. Much if this change was due to Queen Victoria and her marriage to the German-born Prince Albert. Albert introduced many aspects of Christmas as we know it, most notably the first Christmas tree in the royal family?s home. This was a tradition Albert brought to his family from his own childhood in Germany, but also to every other family in Britain. As a result the Victorians also transformed the idea of Christmas so that it became centred around the family, and our modern day traditions are deeply rooted in those of Victorian Society. (Copyright) We're happy for you to share these digital images within the spirit of The Commons. Please cite 'Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums' when reusing. Certain restrictions on high quality reproductions and commercial use of the original physical version apply though; if you're unsure please email archives@twmuseums.org.uk

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festive | victorian | snow | family | tradition | cold | leisure | joy | people | man | child | ice | woman | treeswithoutleaves | houses | darkclothes | reflection | statue | movement | humanity | surreal | unusual | change | christmas | era | medievaltradtions | evergreens | food | transformation | queenvictoria | germanborn | princealbert | christmastree | royalfamily | home | childhood | germany | britain | modernday | society | stark | sepiaphotograph | beard | hats | skate | iceskating | marks | hardsurface | blots | englishheritage | holiday | dots | christmasacrossthecommons

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Charles S. Jones, arrested for stealing from clothes lines

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Name: Charles S. Jones Arrested for: not given Arrested at: North Shields Police Station Arrested on: 15 September 1914 Tyne and Wear Archives ref: DX1388-1-254-Charles S Jones The Shields Daily News for 21 September 1914 reports: ?LARCENY FROM CLOTHES LINE. NORTH SHIELDS DEFENDANT COMMITTED TO PRISON. Today at North Shields, Charles Jones, no fixed abode, was charged with stealing a shirt, valued 2s, from a clothes line, on Sept. 14th, the property of Sarah Scott. Mrs Scott said the shirt was hanging on the line in Middle Street, where she resided. She was told something by a neighbour and later missed the shirt. Another witness said she noticed a vacant place on the clothes line and informed Mrs Scott. PC Pallister said he apprehended defendant, who on being searched, was found to be wearing the missing shirt under his own. A second charge of a similar nature was preferred against defendant, who was charged with stealing a shirt, valued 2s, the property of Mary Poolton, Queen Victoria Street. Jennie Cowey, Queen Victoria Street said she watched the defendant while in Queen Victoria Street and saw him go into Mrs Poolton?s yard. She walked past the door and saw defendant buttoning his coat. There were clothes hanging on a line in the yard. PC Pallister said he charged defendant with the theft and he replied ?I don?t know whether I got it or not?. Defendant, who pleaded guilty, made his 17th appearance and had been previously convicted in Sunderland and Middlesbrough for larceny. The Bench committed him to prison for one month in each case?. These images are taken from an album of photographs of prisoners brought before the North Shields Police Court between 1902 and 1916 (TWAM ref. DX1388/1). This set is our selection of the best mugshots taken during the First World War. They have been chosen because of the sharpness and general quality of the images. The album doesn?t record the details of each prisoner?s crimes, just their names and dates of arrest. In order to discover the stories behind the mugshots, staff from Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums visited North Shields Local Studies Library where they carefully searched through microfilm copies of the ?Shields Daily News? looking for newspaper reports of the court cases. The newspaper reports have been transcribed and added below each mugshot. Combining these two separate records gives us a fascinating insight into life on the Home Front during the First World War. These images document the lives of people of different ages and backgrounds, both civilians and soldiers. Our purpose here is not to judge them but simply to reflect the realities of their time. (Copyright) We're happy for you to share this digital image within the spirit of The Commons. Please cite 'Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums' when reusing. Certain restrictions on high quality reproductions and commercial use of the original physical version apply though; if you're unsure please email archives@twmuseums.org.uk.

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Queen Victoria's carriage at the Diamond Jubilee

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Reproduction ID: H1876 Maker: Unknown Date: June 1897

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Dressed for Snow

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