Malta, the Holy Land, etc
Scope and Contents
A collection of albumen prints which include views of the Middle East, Malta and Gibraltar by Robertson, Beato and others. The majority are of European works of arts and townscapes (many of the latter unidentified). There are also scenes at Woolwich. Plates 68-80 are uncaptioned and consist of miscellaneous engravings of weaponry, armour and archaeological sites.
- 1850 - 1869
Conditions Governing Access
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1 archive box(es) (141 images in 1 box)
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Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements
The prints were originally in an album. However, following flood damage, they have been disbound and boxed.
Existence and Location of Copies
This collection is available on microfiche: General Collections, fiche numbers 1-3.
This collection level description was entered by KS using information from the original typescript catalogue.
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- 2003-03-19 16:00:35+00:00
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