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Bombay photographs

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3022CCCC

Scope and Contents

Sepia prints on mounts. Their appearance suggests that cardboard frames, originally stuck down surrounding the photograph, have been crudely removed. The prints are interesting reflections of British social life and were the property of the grandfather of Mrs. M. Heuston (no further identification or information given).


  • Creation: 1900


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2 item(s) (2 images)

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Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Poor condition, faded and marked.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented in August 1986 by Mrs M. Heuston.


This collection level description was entered by SG using information from the original typescript catalogue.

Date information

DateText: The prints were dated by Mrs. Heuston as 'circa 1900'..


Bourne and Shepherd

Includes index.
2004-04-22 09:28:07+00:00
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