Pauline Swinging, 1898.
photograph of Pauline Adams playing on a swing in the family garden... News Photo 9076873519th Century Style,Amateur,British Culture,Child,Family,Father,Garden,Girls,Photograph,Photography,Playing,Social Issues,Swing,UK,Vertical,Victorian Style,WarPhotographer Science & Society Picture LibraryCollection: SSPL SSPL/National Media MuseumENGLAND - DECEMBER 10: A photograph of Pauline Adams (1889-1969) playing on a swing in the family garden, taken by her father, Edgar Tarry Adams on 18 June, 1898. Edgar Tarry Adams was a wealthy and dedicated amateur photographer. The owner of a brewery in Halstead, Essex, he was a figure of authority and played a prominent role in local affairs. His interests were many and varied. An accomplished amateur painter and musician, he was also a captain of the local volunteer Fire Brigade and a Lieutenant in the RNVR. Adams first took up photography in the 1880s and carried on taking photographs until after World War One, creating a fascinating social record of his family, friends and interests. (Photo by SSPL/Getty Images)