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Brewster | Sir | David | 1781-1868 | natural philosopher and academic administrator


Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Digital Work

Group of seven adults and children in front of a backdrop, 1-30 Apr 1844

A group of seven people in front of a backdrop, dated between 1-30 Apr 1844. From left to right: An unidentified woman, possibly the Talbot family's nursemaid, Eliza Frayland; Horatia Gaisford; Matilda Caroline; either Thomas Moore or Sir David Brewster; Ela Theresa; Rosamond Constance Talbot; and an unidentified woman, possibly Thomas Moore's wife, Bessy.On the verso, written in pencil, is "Horatia is central figure with curls looking down. Tom Moore in tall hat. Ela, Rosamond…
Found in: Loose prints
Shelfmark: MS. 21088 photogr. 1/3
Extents: 1 item
Dates: 1-30 Apr 1844
Digital Work

Group portrait of three men, possibly including Sir David Brewster in top hat, 6 Apr 1842

A group portrait of three men. Two of the men are unidentified, the third wearing the top hat is possibly Sir David Brewster.Margin corners are clipped.On the verso, written in pencil, is "Probably the 3 assistants".
Found in: Loose prints
Shelfmark: MS. 21088 photogr. 1/18
Extents: 1 item
Dates: 6 Apr 1842

Horatia Gaisford's Collection of Talbot Photographic Materials and Ephemera

Gaisford-St Lawrence Collection of Talbots: Horatia Gaisford's Collection of Photographs and Ephemera.
Extents: 0.75 Linear metres
Dates: 1835-1848

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