Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Winnie In The Garden With Marigolds

Normally the lover of old and unknown photographs is beset by a shortage of information, but this little print comes with an essay pencilled on the reverse. To quote it in full: -

"Winnie in doorway of hut, flowers in front, and marigolds - new variety. August 1926"

There is nothing further to be said.


  1. You're right, that pretty much covers it.

  2. A month before I was born. Time of the General Strike

  3. They look very like the old variety to me.


Annie Burnett And The Dead Fox Marker

This is a photograph of my Auntie Annie - Annie Elizabeth Burnett who, in October 1933, became Annie Moore. My guess is that this particular...