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

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from The Illustrated London News, 1843