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We are getting inspired for our Halloweekend with a selection of haunting Victorian era photographs from The Perfect Medium: Photography and the Occult

Victorian Teen with Sausage Curls.    1/6 Daguerreotype of a very pretty and snobby looking young lady with great hair. It must have taken hours to do her hair. Image is by Anson of New York, N.Y.

Victorian Teen with Sausage Curls. Daguerreotype of a very pretty and snobby looking young lady with great hair. Image is by Anson of New York, N.

SUPERSTITIONSCorpses should be removed from the household, feet first, to prevent the spirit from looking back and beckoning another member in the family to follow. Victorian Times

SUPERSTITIONSCorpses should be removed from the household, feet first, to prevent the spirit from looking back and beckoning another member in the family to follow. Victorian Times

I love the idea of a vintage photo from the back mixed in with other obscure vintage pics to create a freaky family gallery wall.

Genuine tintype (ca. from the Andrew Daneman collection of American Tintypes (photographer unidentified). Can you guess why they are facing backward? Answer: They are facing backward because the photograph was taken to document ladies hairstyles!

P22 Victorian Gothic on Coffee Shop

Victorian Gothic on Coffee Shop

Victorian Gothic interior style

Old World Gothic interior design woodwork with high ceiling and wainscot paneled wall extend.

Victorian Gothic  by Dory Lynne on Etsy

Victorian Gothic by Dory Lynne on Etsy

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