File [Plas Nantyr Photo Album 2] - [Plas Nantyr Photo Album 2]

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[Plas Nantyr Photo Album 2]


[Plas Nantyr Photo Album 2]


  • [ca.1880-ca.1890] (Creation)

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Extent and medium

1 photograph album (83 photographs) b&w ; 287 x 250 mm.

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Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Donated to the NLW ca.1938.

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Scope and content

Album bound in black leather with gold tooling and slightly damaged. Includes commercially and privately produced photographs, many of Lancaster and the north west of England. Of particular note are images of the Yarlside Iron Mines, street scenes in Preston (Lancashire), Lancaster Quay Commissioners trip 188-, River Thames after a University boat race, numerous views of Downing Hall, Flintshire and grounds, some being snowscenes.

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Access to the original work by authorised permission only. Users are directed to use the digital image.

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Also papers, sketchbooks and posters.

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Includes 14 loose photographs, mostly of unidentified scenes.

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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  • English



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  • Nonprojected graphic: $k - LLYFRAU FFOTO; $h - 4846; $m - B.