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Posted by James Goring on April 3, 2019, 12:56 pm, in reply to "Re: Header photo
The belief that people just did not smile in old photographs.
The common explanation is due to the limited technology at the time to capture a smile.
Exposure times were long and the thinking was it's easier to hold a serious expression over a long period.
Recommended Local History websites.
www.oldtyneside.co.uk www.gatesheadeast.co.uk, www.donmouth.co.uk and www.hebburn.org