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Photograph (Albumen Print, Carte de Visite) of Sir William Preece, by Window & Grove, London, 1860s

Inventory Number: 12631
Object Type:
Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 2003-11
Brief Description: Carte de visite (albumen print mounted on card) of Sir William Preece, standing three-quarter length, facing slightly left of front, with monocle and buttonhole. The later identifying inscription appears to read 'G. E. Preece' but the appearance is typical of the telegraph engineer Sir William Henry Preece (1834-1913).
Primary Inscriptions: Printed photograpger's details on front and back of mount.
Provenance: Presented by the Marconi Corporation in 2003. Part of the Elliott Archive.
Collection Group: Elliott Archive
Material(s): Paper
Card
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
103 62 mm

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