Homosexual love of the Victorian era
The legalization of same-sex marriage, which has now become an urgent matter in many countries and has caused mixed reactions in society, isn’t a new contemplation that has arisen in the 21st century. In our post we have collected old photographs of the ladies who didn’t hide their warm and “not just friendly” feelings and or relations.
Theatre actress Charlotte Kashmen (left) and journalist, actress Matilda Hays (right), with whom she had lived with for more than 10 years, shocked society more with the same dresses than the fact that they carried on a relationship, 1850
The members of the feminist women’s club «The Darned Club»: Alice Austen (left), Trude Eccleston, Julia Marsh and Sue Ripley.
Homosexual couple in 1890.
Two African-American women, 1899.
Scholarship holders (Girles) from White River, Vermont
Photo from the collection of the Museum Powerhouse. A young couple in the 1900’s are sitting in the garden
Photo of the 1900’s
Anna Moore and Elsie Dale in 1900.
Actress Lily Alice and Adrien Agard, 1907
Truthful feelings of a pair in early 20th century
The couple didn’t hide their relationship.
Sincere feelings by girls
Isabella Grace and Elizabeth Florence on the balcony, London, 1862
Students at the Massachusetts Women’s College Mount Holyoke: Kitty Eli (left), a graduate of 1887 Helen Emory a graduate of 1889
Mary and her “friend” Ruth, 1910