Princess Victoria, 1833 by George Hayter
tages / 1830s / royalty / painting / portrait
George Walker, Yorkshire Miner, 1814
(as a Yorkshire girl, I appreciate this - although I’m from textile country, not coal!)
tages / 1810s / drawing / work
“Castle Thunder, Cary St., the place where so many Union prisoners suffered. Richmond, Va”.
Castle Thunder, located in Richmond, Virginia, was a former tobacco warehouse located on Tobacco Row, converted into a prison used by the Confederacy to house civilian prisoners, including captured Union spies, political prisoners and those charged with treason during the Civil War.
tages / 1860s / war / prison / photograph