Archive for the ‘Mystery Photo of the Week’ Category

Heritage Photo of the Day: March 5, 2013

Tuesday, March 5th, 2013

Newcastle from Gateshead, late 19th early 20th Century.

Newcastle from Gateshead, late 19th early 20th century

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Source

Tyne & Wear Archives and Museums’ Photostream (flickr)

Heritage Photo of the Day: March 3, 2013

Sunday, March 3rd, 2013

Wigan, Greater Manchester, 1902.  This short film has great close-ups of the crowd.  If you have roots in Wigan, perhaps one of your ancestors had their 15 minutes of fame!

 

Source

British Film Institute: Archives and Collections (YouTube)

Heritage Photo of the Day: March 2, 2013

Saturday, March 2nd, 2013

Sandgate, Newcastle upon Tyne, late 19th century.

Sandgate, Newcastle upon Tyne, late 19th Century

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Source

Tyne & Wear Archives and Museums Photostream (flickr)

Heritage Photo of the Day: February 28, 2013

Thursday, February 28th, 2013

Chester, Old Houses in Bridge Street, c.1880

'Chester, Old Houses in Bridge Street', c.1880

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Source

National Media Museum’s Photostream (flickr)

Heritage Photo of the Day: February 24, 2013

Sunday, February 24th, 2013

Another trip back in time from the British Film Institute:

Electric Tram Rides from Forster Square, Bradford (1902)

Source

British Film Institute: Archives and Collections (YouTube)

Heritage Photo of the Day: February 22, 2013

Friday, February 22nd, 2013

Patrick Street, Cork, from Daunt’s Square, c.1890

Patrick Street, Cork, from Daunt's Square, c.1890

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Source

National Library of Ireland on the Commons (flickr)

Heritage Photo of the Day: February 21, 2013

Thursday, February 21st, 2013

A Day at the Races, Kildare, Ireland, c.1868

A Day at the Races, Kildare, c.1868

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Source

National Library of Ireland on the Commons Photostream (flickr)

Heritage Photo of the Day: February 20, 2013

Wednesday, February 20th, 2013

Front Street, Dawson, YT, 1899

Front Street, Dawson, YT, 1899

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Source

Musée McCord Museum’s Photostream

Heritage Photo of the Day: February, 19, 2013

Tuesday, February 19th, 2013

Bombay Street Scene, c.1870

Bombay Street Scene, c.1870

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Source

Museum of Photographic Arts Collections’ Photostream

Heritage Photo of the Day: February 17, 2013

Sunday, February 17th, 2013

Tram Ride through Halifax, West Yorkshire, 1902

Source
British Film Institute: Archives and Collections (YouTube)