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15+ Rare Photos Of Victorians Proving They Weren’t As Serious As You Thought. A Victorian Couple Trying Not To Laugh While Getting Their Portraits Done, 1890s


We somehow have the idea that a person called to the ministry is called to be different and above other people. But according to Jesus Christ, he is called to be a “doormat” for others— called to be their spiritual leader, but never their superior. Oswald Chambers.


Photograph, portrait of A. Horsley Hinton Frederick Hollyer (1837-1933) Late 1890s, England Platinum print Museum no. 7912-1938 Hollyer was the photographer of choice for the artistic set of the late 19th century. His Portraits of Many Persons of Note fills three volumes with nearly 200 portraits and comprises a pictorial Whos Who of late Victorian and Edwardian celebrities. Hinton was a photographer and member of the Linked Ring, a brotherhood of photographers committed to excellence in…


1800's elegance, modesty & still beautiful! [This leads to a blog about reserching your ancestors, so maybe not this one???]