1900's lifestyle, society & real life II (all except America)

The Edwardian Era (1900 -1910) / "The Aughts" (from aught aught to aught nine) / La Belle Epoque. I'm interested in the true expression of the decade: its visual icons, the graphic records of its everyday way of life everywhere, its contrasts and its contradictions. The best, the normal and the worst


1900's lifestyle, society & real life II (all except America)

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U.S. Fifth Ave., NYC, ca. 1900

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U.S. Recreation dock (amusement pier), New York, c. 1900

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U.S. 23rd street at the Flatiron Building, NYC, 1903

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France. Liane de Pougy, one of the "Grand Horizontals", c. 1905 // by Nadar, Photograph© photo.rmn.fr/ (histoire-image.org)

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France. Liane de Pougy, a great courtesan at the beginning of the 20th century, c. 1900 // by Félix Nadar

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France. Visitors to the World Exposition walking under the Eiffel Tower, with a view of the Chateau d'Eau in the background, Paris, 1900 // Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images

Black and White Vintage Photos of Eiffel Tower

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U.K. Hammersmith Bridge, London,1900

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U.K. Shepherd’s Place, off White’s Row, now Tenter Ground, Spitalfields, London, 1909.

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U.K. Adelaide Springett was so ashamed of her tattered boots, she took them off for this 1901 photograph. Adapted from Spitalfields Nippers by Horace Warner.

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France. Princess Marie Anatole Louise Élisabeth de Riquet de Caraman-Chimay, best known by her married name, Élisabeth, comtesse Greffulhe (1905)

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U.K. Baroness de Forest, 1907 // by Lafayette

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U.K. The Swindon Suffragette Edith New, probably on her release from Holloway Prison c. 1908 | flickr by Local Studies, Swindon Central Library

c1908: Edith New on Suffragette March

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U.K. Mayor Hinton driving first tram, Regent Circus, Swindon, 1904 | Flickr by Local Studies, Swindon Central Library

1904: Mayor Hinton driving first tram, Regent Circus, Swindon (Postcard 1)

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U.K. Childrens Fete, GWR Park, Swindon, 1906 | Flickr by Local Studies, Swindon Central Library

1906: Childrens Fete, GWR Park, Swindon (Postcard)

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A couple of elegant women showing their backs, 1906

The Krazy Kat Klub 1921 (Vintage Photography)

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English actress Hilda Trevelyan (1877-1959) wearing a straw boater hat, 1906

LUSHLIGHT

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Girl leaning against a wall, early 1900s // restored autochrome by Gustave Gain.

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Germany. H.R.H. Princess Rupprecht with Prince Leopold and Albrecht Johann, 1908-1910 // by Frank Eugene (American, New York City 1865–1936 Munich)

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Germany. H.R.H. Prince Leopold of Bavaria, 1900-08 // by Frank Eugene (American, New York 1865–1936 Munich)

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Four Sisters, Dorthy, Rilker, Milla and Soferl, 1900 // by Frank Eugene

Los Precursores. FRANK EUGENE

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Lisa Lotte Lindström, 1900 // by Frank Eugene (1865-1935)

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Poland. Polish Sailors, Pomerania, 1909 | Flickr

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Paris, 4th June 1906 // by Edward Linley Sambourne

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The Netherlands. Zeeland, Middelburg, April, 1906 // Photo taken by the Englishman Edward Linley Sambourne during his tour to Holland,

Holland | The Library Time Machine

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The Netherlands. The Hague, 16th April 1906 // by Edward Linley Sambourne

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