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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms alb-BD1:43
Type of object:  picture
Publisher:  London: Longman & Co.
Dimensions:  230 x 153mm
Extent:  1 fol. + signature
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS 1 of 2
Type of element:  portrait
Extent:  2a
Language:  English
Place:  London
Date:  1877?
Comments to date:  The frontespiece of Pole's biography?
Short summary:  Portrait of Sir William Fairbairn, 1st Bt. H. Adlard sculpsit.
Person:  Adlard, Henry, fl. 1869, Engraver, artist
Person:  Fairbairn, William, Sir 1st baronet, 1789 (Kelso)-1874 (Farnham, Surrey), Engineer, portrayed
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  Fairbairn, William, Sir, The Life of Sir William Fairbairn, bart./Partly written by himself; ed. and completed by William Pole. London: Longmans ..., 1877. (Book)
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS 2 of 2
Type of element:  signature
Extent:  1a - 1b
Language:  English
Place:  s.l.
Date:  1851-1874
Comments to date:  Edward Frankland received his first professorship in 1851.
Short summary:  Fragment of letter with the signature of W. Fairbairn. (Provenance in pencil on 1b.).
Person:  Fairbairn, William, Sir 1st baronet, 1789 (Kelso)-1874 (Farnham, Surrey), Engineer, author
Person:  Frankland, Edward, Sir, 1825 (Churchtown, Garstang, Lancashire)-1899 (Golå, Gudbrandsdal), Chemist, addressee
COMMENTS
Comments:  Size of signature: 66 x 122 mm. On 1b in pencil: "Sir W. Fairbairn/ given me by Holme Nicholson"
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