Disappearing Act: The Budibent Twins and their Hidden Mother….

Today’s post looks at a seemingly innocuous looking plate depicting two small babies. The plate was originally singled out for research by one of our team as the pair were recorded as twins and it seemed likely that a match could easily be found. This indeed proved to be true. Susan Giddings, Local Studies & Archives…

Edwardian baby portraits fit for a Princess

As we await the first official royal baby photographs we thought it might be fun to take a look at some of the recently scanned ‘official’ baby portraits from the Past on Glass project.  In his role as ‘Photographer to the King’ David Knights-Whittome was never called upon to take an official Royal baby photograph but looking…