Victorian London - Charities - Refuge for the Destitute and Houseless Poor (Whitecross Street); aka Institution for the Houseless Poor

see also Thomas Archer in The Terrible Sights of London - click here


see also George Sala in Gaslight and Daylight - click here


see also Mayhew in Letters to the Morning Chronicle - click here

see also Mayhew in Criminal Prisons of London - click here


from the Illustrated London News, 1843