James Murray

I’m going to post photos so we get an idea about James Murray and the development of the dictionary.

OED: An original copy of the 1879 appeal

OED: A Chronology of the dictionary

Oxford Dictionaries Blog: A letter from Dr Murray

OED: A History of the Contributors 

 

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Broadmoor Lunatic Asylum

Wanna know what Broadmoor looked like? I know I do! Here’s some pictures:

The BBC: Broadmoor Hospital: Inside a Victorian ‘lunatic asylum’

Daily Mail: Portraits of madness: Some were brilliant. All had a compulsion to kill. Broadmoor’s first inmates caught on camera

Getty Images: Broadmoor Criminal Lunatic Asylum Pictures and Images

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