Childhood
see also Education

  Babies
    baby clothes 
    a 'Baby Court' at the Crystal Palace 
    a Baby Show 
    breast-feeding and milk  (1) (2) 
    care of infants (Mrs. Beeton)
    childhood diseases (1) (2)
    clothing
    'elastic baby-jumper'
    exercise
    food in infancy
    Mother and baby advice
    the Nursery
    opium as pacifier 
    prams 
    skin-care
    sleep, advice
    sore nipples 
    teething 
  Children
    "boys"
    boy thieves (1) (2) (3) (4)
    children arriving at school
    children being cheeky
    children going to work
    children in dangerous jobs 
    children in hospital
    children in prison
    children looking after other children
    children selling goods on the street
    clothing advice
    clothing
            (art. 'The Small Things of London'
                Once a Week,
1860)
    discipline
    'Diseases incidental to children'
    food in early childhood
    food in youth
    'Harry and Tommy'
    'Hidden Lives' (photographs et al.)
    'Household Law'
    'A Little Mother' 
    'Love and Fear'
    the Nursery
    'Nursery and Schoolroom' 
    'Obedience'
    'Parent and Child'
    poor children
    poor children, free dinners for 
    recommended food for children
    sleep, advice
    'street arabs' and 'ragamuffins'
    'Truth'
  Children's Homes, Orphanages & Creches
    see also Fry's List of Charities 
    Alexandra Orphanage
    Asylum for Female Orphans
    Chichester Training Ship (1) (2)
    child-minders 
    creches (1) (2) (3) (4)
    Deaf and Dumb Asylum
    Dr. Stephenson's Children's Home
    Field Lane Refuge
    Freemasons School and Asylum for 
            Female Orphans

    Infant Home
    Infant Orphan Asylum
    list of some orphanages
    London Orphan Asylum
    Merchant Seamen's Orphan Asylum
    Newport Market Refuge (1) (2)
    Orphan Working School
    Philanthropic Society
    Ragged Schools

    Refuge for Homeless & Destitute Children (1)
         Boy's Refuge, Great Queen Street (2)
    Royal Caledonian Asylum
    Royal Military Asylum
    Sailors' Orphan Girls' School and Home
    St. Andrew's Home & Club for Working Boys
    Soldiers' Daughters' Home
    Stockwell Orphanage
   
Waifs and Strays' Society 
            (now Children's Society) 

    Woodhouse, Wanstead
    Worcester Training Ship
  Schools
    corporal punishment
            (see also Children - Discipline, above)
    education of working men's children
    infant schools for the poor
    school dress 
    truancy 
  Toys, Parties and Play
    advertisements
    buying toys (1) (2)
    a children's ball at the Mansion House 
    children's parties (1) (2)
    flags
    'How to Amuse the Babies'
    'Juvenalia' (John Johnston Exhibition) 
    penny-toy man
    penny toys
    playing in the street and street games
    toys and games in 1850s and 1860s 
    toy-makers (1) (2) (3) (4)
    toy shops
    toys on Sundays
    value of play-time