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male and female, 1885

Photographer: Arthur Ephraim Eason(1857 – ?)

Description: Bishop’s Court, City of London, looking towards Holborn Viaduct Station, 1882 (albumen print)

This image is held by Museum of London.

Photographer: Roger Fenton(? – ?)

Description: Westminster Abbey, and the Palace of Westminster under construction, London, c1857. Early photographic representation of London; the view, possibly from Great Smith Street, shows the medieval abbey, with construction work on the new Palace of Westminster behind. Scaffolding around St Stephen’s Tower which houses the famous Big Ben, can be seen on the left. In the foreground are horse drawn carts. Fenton, a founder member of the London Photography Society, (later the Royal Photographic Society), contributed to the establishment of documentary photography.

This image is held by Museum of London.

Photographer: Paul Augustus Martin(? – 07/07/1944)

Description: Blind man at the Caledonian Cattle Market, c.1895 (silver print)

This image is held by Museum of London.