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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms alb-BD1:26
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  150 x 174mm
Extent:  1 fol. + reproduction
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS 1 of 2
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a
Language:  English, Egyptian
Place:  London
Date:  1890-12-29
Comments to date:  Date and adressee supplied in ink at the top of the letter.
Short summary:  Asking for the loan of diagrams, lantern-slides or both. Wishing Happy New Year, also in hieroglyphics.
Person:  Conway, William Martin, Baron Conway of Allington, 1856 (Rochester)-1937 (London), Art historian, Mountaineer, author
Person:  Dawkins, William Boyd, Sir, 1837 (Buttington, near Welshpool)-1929 (Bowdon, Cheshire), Paleontologist, Geologist, Antiquarian, addressee ?
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS 2 of 2
Type of element:  portrait
Extent:  1a
Language:  English
Place:  London
Date:  1895 (after)
Comments to date:  Conway was knighted in 1895 ( andraised to the peerage in 1931)
Short summary:  Reproduction of photograph of Sir Martin Conway. From a påhot by J. Thomson.
Person:  Thomson, John, 1837 (Edinburgh)-1921 (London), Photographer, Professor, Travel writer, artist?
Person:  Conway, William Martin, Baron Conway of Allington, 1856 (Rochester)-1937 (London), Art historian, Mountaineer, portrayed
COMMENTS
Comments:  Size of reproduction: 102 x 62 mm.
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