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Mrs J. Noble, C. Town [i.e. Cape Town], 1872 - 1882

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y305L/25

Scope and Contents

56 x 93 mm. A carte de visite half length, three quarters profile studio portrait of Susanna Francina Noble, nee Leibbrandt (1852-1917), wife of John Noble, to whom she was married in 1872 and sister of Hendrick Carel Vos Leibbrandt. The backmark reads: 'Under the patronage of H.M. The Queen. H.R.H. The Duke of Edinburgh R.N. H.E. The Governor and Co. The Capetown Photographic Gallery , S.B. Barnard, Adderley Street, Cape Town, Cape of Good Hope. The negative is kept. Further copies can be ordered by this number'. The handwritten number '9441' is inserted here.


  • 1872 - 1882


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Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Fair condition, some fading.

Related Materials

For a photograph of Susanna's husband John Noble, see Y305l/24, and for a photograph of her brother Hendrik Carel Vos Leibbrandt, Y305L/23.




Barnard, Samuel Baylis, fl 1841-1916, photographer

Finding aid date

2004-09-09 15:06:19+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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