Posts Tagged ‘heritage photo’

Heritage Photo of the Day: February 14, 2013

Thursday, February 14th, 2013

What a lovely way to spend an afternoon:

Tea House, Glencar, Co. Leitrim, circa 1890

Tea House, Glencar, Co. Leitrim, circa 1890

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Source

National Library of Ireland on the Commons (flickr)

Heritage Photo of the Day: February 13, 2013

Wednesday, February 13th, 2013

Postcard from Algiers:

A Street in the Casbah, 1909

Algiers, A Street in the Casbah, 1909

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Source

Getty Research Institute’s Photostream (flickr)

Heritage Photo of the Day: February 12, 2013

Tuesday, February 12th, 2013

They say that variety is the spice of life, so, we are going back to posting a variety of heritage photos from as many places as we can find.

Today’s photo is from Sandhill, Newcastle, England, c.1880′s

Sandhill, Newcastle, England, c.1880's

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Source

Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums Photostream (flickr)

Heritage Photo of the Day: Trades & Professions: Mills and Factories: February 8, 2103

Friday, February 8th, 2013

Ewart’s Linen Factory, Crumlin Road, Belfast, c.1897

Ewart's Linen Factory, Crumlin Road, Belfast, c.1897

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Source

National Library of Ireland on the Commons (flickr)

Heritage Photo of the Day: Trades & Professions: Mills and Factories: February 7, 2013

Thursday, February 7th, 2013

The engine room of Braich Goch quarry, Corris, Wales, c.1885

The engine room of Braich Goch quarry, Corris, Wales, c.1885

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru / The National Library of Wales Photostream

Heritage Photo of the Day: Trades & Professions: Mills and Factories: February 6, 2013

Wednesday, February 6th, 2013

Interior of Spring Mills, Llanidloes, Wales, c.1885

Interior of Spring Mills, Llanidloes, Wales, c.1885

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Source

Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru / The National Library of Wales Photostream

Heritage Photo of the Day: Trades & Professions: Mills and Factories: February 5, 2013

Tuesday, February 5th, 2013

Murphy’s Saw Mills at Ferrybank, Waterford, c.1901

Murphy's Saw Mills at Ferrybank, Waterford, c.1901

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Source

National Library of Ireland on the Commons

Heritage Photo of the Day: Trades & Professions: Mills and Factories: February 4, 2013

Monday, February 4th, 2013

This week we are going to take a look at the different types of Mills and Factories our ancestors may have laboured in.

Our first photo is of a Paper Mill in West Hartlepool, North East England, c.1910

Paper Mills, West Hartlepool, England, c.1910

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Museum of Hartlepool’s Photostream (flickr)

Heritage Photo of the Day: Trades & Professions: Sellers and Dealers: February 2, 2013

Saturday, February 2nd, 2013

The Original Good Humour Man!

Halfpenny Ices, London, 1877

Halfpenny Ices, London, 1877

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Source

Library of the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) Photostream (flickr)

Heritage Photo of the Day: Trades & Professions: Sellers and Dealers: February 1, 2013

Friday, February 1st, 2013

Somebody has to do it!

Public Disinfectors, London, 1877

Public Disinfectors, London, 1877

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Source

Library of the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) Photostream (flickr)