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Album of photographs by the Amateur Photographic Association, 1860-1880

MS. 23051 photogr. 53

Album of 90 albumen prints taken by photographers in The Amateur Photographic Association, featuring a variety of locations, photographers, and photographic styles.


  • Creation: 1860-1880


1 item

Language of Materials

  • English

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MS. 23051 photogr. 53

Former reference:

Wilson Centre Accession Number: 87:3267; Wilson Centre Accession Number 2: TC 241

Biographical / Historical

The Amateur Photographic Association existed between 1861 and 1905. It was a society of amateur photographers including W.S. Hobson, John Joscelyn Coghill , Robert Murray, W.D. Hemphill, and others.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased at Sotheby's UK, 06/11/1987, lot 105

Physical Facet

Gold-toned albumen paper prints

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom