Victorian Tales of the Macabre: Part One.
Featuring true “Tales of the Macabre” in the 19th & early 20th century at the time of Mr. & Mrs. Andrews. Observing proper & accepted rituals of Victorian Mourning surrounding the death of a loved one, postmortem photography, funeral attire & memorial cards. Taxidermy displays in the Victorian & Edwardians homes & business. Also featured at fairs & museums. Realistic wax sculptures in store displays & anatomical wax figures for medicine practice. These human look a likes featured human hair, realistic glass eyes & sometimes teeth. Medicines & Poisons, side shows, freak shows, 1893 World’s Fair Chicago Columbian Exposition.
True crime tales featured in the papers: H.H. Holmes, Captain Kendall & Scotland yard & the capture of Dr. Hawley Crippen, Jack the Ripper, Lizzie Borden, realistic wax heads for store display & practices in medicine.
Photo Below: Possibly a P. Imans rendering as his the earlier, late Victorian waxes were of a much darker wax than those found later during the late teens & early 1920’s. Vanaria collection.
Links of Interest:
Enjoy a two part program on the history & etiquette of a proper tea hosted by Mrs. Andrews.
Taking Tea Part 1: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cUNSkE2fQXM
Taking Tea Part 2: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Tws-o4QUxEg
HAPPY CHRISTMAS! FELIZ NAVIDAD! HAPPY HANUKKAH! HAPPY NEW YEAR! FROHE WEIHNACHTEN! WESOLYCH S’WIAT! FELIZ NATAL! EID MILAD MAJID! BUON NATALE!
FROM TITANIC-MRS. THOMAS ANDREWS!
Titanic-Mrs. Thomas Andrews is now taking bookings for 2020/2021.
Now is the time to make your reservations for April 2020 Titanic Anniversary venues!
Additionally we are also taking reservations for April 2021.
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Now airing on CTSB-TV, You Tube & Vimeo!
The Life & Times of Mrs. Thomas Andrews “Dressing the Edwardian Gentleman” Part 2
Special appearance of “Buddy Baker” as Laddie.
Titanic-Mrs. Thomas Andrews proudly presents a very special episode
“Dressing the Edwardian Gentleman” Part 1 with Lord Pirrie.
In the on-going Titanic t.v. series “The Life & Times of Mrs. Thomas Andrews”
Filmed at CTSB-TV Studio
Now airing on You Tube & Vimeo for out of area viewers.
The Life & Times of Mrs. Thomas Andrews latest special episode “Ghost Story” Part 3 now airing.
Enjoy the third & final segment into this special series on Halloween & Victorian Mourning traditions, spirits & spirit photography, seances & more….
The Life & Times of Mrs. Thomas Andrews latest special episode “Ghost Story” Part 2 now airing.
Part 3 to air soon.
Tour Schedule Updated for December 2018 thru September 2019.
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