group in mexican desert

Group in Mexican desert

A group photo taken in the Mexican Desert (I believe, based on other pictures in the series). Photo categories : Desert|Family or GroupDate Picture Taken:Read More

Group under clock tower

Group under clock tower

A black and white negative, in 120 format, of a group standing under the clock of an English country church. Date could be anywhere fromRead More

Building Interior

Building Interior

This is a black & white negative of the interior of a large building – presumably a church or similar. I think it was takenRead More

Portrait with Dogs

Portrait with Dogs

A portrait of a family in their garden along with a couple of pet dogs. Probably taken in Mexico because it was in with aRead More

Church or Temple

Church or Temple

A black & white picture of a church or temple somewhere in Mexico taken sometime in the 1930s or 1940s. This is one of aRead More

Mexican Man

Mexican Man

This picture came from a whole series of black & white negatives taken in the 1930 or 1940s of scenes around Mexico. This one showsRead More

A portrait sitting on steps

A portrait sitting on steps

A portrait of a young woman sitting on some stone steps beside what looks like a well. I believe this is in Mexico and theRead More

The Onion seller - another view

The Onion seller – another view

This is another view of the picture I posted yesterday of an old woman selling onions on the side of the street in South AmericaRead More

Market scene - Mexico 1930

Market scene – Mexico 1930

The title of this picture is pure supposition on my part based on the other pictures in the series, but I think it is probablyRead More

A crowd by an arched building

A crowd by an arched building

This medium format black & white picture comes from a series of 6×4.5 negatives I acquired which all seem to show views of Mexico inRead More

Church or Temple

Church or Temple

This seems to be a view of a church or temple of some sort – presumably in Mexico in the early 1930s, based on otherRead More

A family group

A family group

This is the same family group (minus one member) that were shown yesterday on the steps underneath the church tower. In this picture they haveRead More

A church in snow

A church in snow

This seems to be a church or other religious building during the winter when there has been a heavy snow fall. I can see theRead More

Buying a Mexican blanket

This seems to be a sale negotiation taking place for a blanket which has a traditional Mexican pattern. I think that many of the b&wRead More

A family portrait

A family portrait

A portrait of a young girl and (I assume) her mother on a hillside. The other pictures in the set lead me to believe thisRead More

South American building - possibly 1930

South American building – possibly 1930

A crowded street with a palatial building in the background and a market place in front of it. To the left hand side is theRead More

Two boys looking after sheep

Two boys looking after sheep

This appears to show two boys looking after sheep whilst sitting in the shade under a tree. In the distance is a mountain range andRead More

The Onion Seller

The Onion Seller

An old lady sits on the side of the road stringing together onions into bunches to sell. Around her other traders are preparing to start toRead More

Fishermen

Fishermen

This seems to be three men in a boat with a large net fixed to the poles of the large triangular contraption they are holding,Read More

Two chaps in a canoe

Two chaps in a canoe

This picture comes from a bulk set of 120 medium format negatives I acquired. I have absolutely no idea of the date or location ofRead More

Portrait and City

Portrait and City

A portrait of a man and a boy (his son or brother perhaps) standing in the road with a city in the background. Again I’mRead More

The Boss

The Boss

This looks like a ranch owner inspecting work being done for him by the people on the ground in front of him. The man withRead More

A family Portrait

A family Portrait

A family portrait taken in the garden of the family home. It is unfortunate that the negative had some marking on the edges, although thatRead More

Group portrait under a clock tower

Group portrait under a clock tower

A group portrait taken on steps leading up to a church or cathedral with the clock tower clearly visible and showing the time – 2:45.Read More

A group in a field

A group in a field

Another 120 medium format negative – this portrays a group of people in a field presumably where they have been / are working and haveRead More

A cathedral

A cathedral

A beautifully exposed picture of a Cathedral or large church with fields in front and a lovely cloudy sky. Again, I don’t know the dateRead More

A bustling town - but where?

A bustling town – but where?

A busy town – but where is it? The advertising for ‘Mejoral’ seems to be Spanish for a type of aspirin headache tablet so thisRead More