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This week’s Sepia Saturday inspires bloggers to search through archives and find photos on travel, overcrowding, blankets or I’d say carriages. Though kids are back at school, September’s a good month for traveling. My aunt and uncle are soon off to Russia and other friends are off to Wyoming. I’ll leave for China on Thursday so travel came to mind.

Source: Tyne & Wear Museums

Source: Tyne & Wear Museums (n.d.)

How romantic the life of circus performers on the road must have been back then.

Source: National Library of Ireland, circa 1890

Source: National Library of Ireland, circa 1890

Above is a ferry, so the journey’s not long. It carries dock workers.

Source: LOC, circa 1912

Source: LOC, circa 1912

The last photo was taken at a train station, I’m not sure where, but somewhere in the US.

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3 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Colline
    Aug 29, 2015 @ 12:53:32

    It is always interesting to look at old photos. Like the one of the little boy.

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  2. Michael Hopkins
    Aug 29, 2015 @ 14:36:27

    Nice Post, beautiful pictures.

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  3. Mike Brubaker
    Aug 29, 2015 @ 21:45:50

    Those steamer trunks are nearly as big as the caravan wagons. Neither are suitable for travel today but remind us what early tourists had to endure.

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