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Poverty in liverpool. Poor little mites :-(

In the light of Russia's crushing poverty, Leo Tolstoy abandons art for a decade to concentrate on moral & religious writing, culminating in his 1882 essay, "So What Are We Then to Do?

This child stares at the camera in the Manchester street, wearing barely any clothes, as an older couple watch in the background

Slum Britain: Children playing in rags and families huddling in cellar

La fotografia ha provocato un drastico cambiamento nel modo in cui percepiamo la storia. Incredibili foto storiche come queste possono far sembrare che ci

43 foto storiche assolutamente da vedere

Sad ~ A penniless mother hides her face in shame after putting her children up for sale. Chicago, My husband's late mother actually had this happen in the depression. She and her brother ended up in an orphanage. It is so sad!

child labor...Faces of Lost Youth: Adolescent girls from Bibb Mfg. Co. in Macon, Georgia.

The History Place - Child Labor in America Lewis Hine Photos - Faces of Lost Youth. Faces of Lost Youth: Adolescent girls from Bibb Mfg. in Macon, Georgia.

"Murder Bottles" Many Victorian mothers, while intending to provide the best food and feeding methods for their infants, tragically caused the deaths of their own little ones...

Murder Bottles

Although doctors condemned the bottles and infant mortality rates of the time were shocking – only two out of ten infants lived to their second birthday – parents continued to buy and use them. The bottles eventually earned the nickname, “Murder Bottles.

Starvation was vast during the Russian Revolution. These refugee children, their bellies distended from malnutrition, gave mute testimony in 1921 to the famine that killed as many as 6 million people.

Starving and Ragged Children During the Russian Famine

Annie Macpherson & The Gutter Children | Spitalfields Life this poor baby looks like it's at deaths door . I do hope life improved somewhat for them. Bless them.

Annie Macpherson & The Gutter Children | Spitalfields Life this poor baby looks like it's at deaths door . I do hope life improved somewhat for them. Bless them.

This picture was taken in the early 1930's and shows a poor family in the Great Depression. You really wonder how they were able to feed such a large family in such hard times.

This picture was taken in the early and shows a poor family in the Great Depression. You really wonder how they were able to feed such a large family in such hard times. You also wonder if they set out to have such a large family, or if it just happened.

Penny Lane, Liverpool, England---Took the Beatle tour visiting many sites of the famed group's hometown.  Loved seeing Eleanor Rigby's grave, Strawberry Field,  the Cavern Club along with their boyhood homes.  2014

Penny Lane, Liverpool, England---Took the Beatle tour visiting many sites of the famed group's hometown. Loved seeing Eleanor Rigby's grave, Strawberry Field, the Cavern Club along with their boyhood homes.

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