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Album of travel photographs compiled by an unknown person, 1890-1900

MS. 23051 photogr. 68

Album of 169 photographic reporductions of artworks and topographic views of Dorset, Yorkshire, and Kent, in addition to views of Russian, Norway, Bavaria, The Alps, Switzerland, Italy, and France. Features prints by Francis Frith & Co. and Frank Meadow Sutcliffe.


  • Creation: 1890-1900


5 items

Language of Materials

  • English

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MS. 23051 photogr. 68

Former reference:

Wilson Centre Accession Number: 97:5583; Wilson Centre Accession Number 2: TC 320

Biographical / Historical

Francis Frith opened a photographic studio in Liverpool, known as Frith & Hayward, and was a founding member of the Liverpool Photographic Society. He established a business publishing landscape views from around the world as prints, portfolios, and photographically-illustrated books. Frank Meadow Sutcliff is best known for photographing Whitby and its local fishing community.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased at Christie's UK, 01/05/1997, lot 284

Physical Facet

Albumen paper prints



Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom