This blog traces the blurring of class divisions as Public Pleasure Gardens, Parks, & Outdoor Sports venues evolve. These venues became gathering places to mingle with neighbors & strangers. Here people could exchange news; meet lovers; play & watch sports & games; make business deals; eat & drink; watch entertainments; & promenade to see & be seen.
Thursday, September 7, 2017
1766 View at the Entrance into Vauxhall from The History and Survey of London.
View at the Entrance into Vauxhall from The History and Survey of London. 1766 S Wale artist and T Simpson engraver