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    I love the fact that this pair of Victorian kids are having a spot of fun.

    • Keli Gwyn

      Victorian kids on stilts. I can't imagine how difficult it must have been for the children to hold still for the length of time it took to capture an image in that day, which could be up to twenty seconds.

    • Francesco Bruno

      Bambini sui trampoli, 1890 ca., Archivi Alinari – archivio Alinari, Firenze.- _______________________ -ITALIA- FRATELLI ALINARI: antica azienda italiana di Fotografia- by Francesco-Welcome and enjoy- - #Expo2015 #WonderfulExpo2015 #ExpoMilano2015 #Wonderfooditaly #MadeinItaly #slowfood #FrancescoBruno @frbrun

    • Gitte Daphne Lætgaard Tinning

      Give a kid some stick to play with and the make... stilts!!! Stylter, kids, børn, children, playing, history, fashion, vintage, cute, nuttet, beautiful, photograph, photo b/w.

    • gabriell bernat

      Bambini sui trampoli, 1890 ca., Archivi Alinari – archivio Alinari, Firenze.-

    • Tracey Enos

      hipstahistory: Victorian kids on stilts. A brief Internet search doesn’t bring up anything regarding who took the photograph, or who the children are.

    • Karen's Crazy Craftporium

      Edwardian Children on Stilts. Karen-we made our own stilts as kids with dads help had alot of fun on them

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      Bambini sui trampoli, 1890 ca., Archivi Alinari - archivio Alinari, Firenze

    • Pamela Hill

      #vintage #photo #children #on #stilts

    • Michele Lea

      Kids vintage photography

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