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; argue politics, meet lovers; play & watch sports & games; make business deals; eat & drink; watch entertainments; & promenade to see & be seen.
Friday, July 31, 2020
1842 Vauxhall print; book-illustration; George Cruikshank
Vauxhall print; book-illustration; George Cruikshank 1842; London