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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms alb-BD1:52
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  185 x 115mm
Extent:  2 foll. + picture
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS 1 of 2
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a - 1b
Language:  English
Place:  Blackheath
Date:  1872-08-05
Short summary:  Sorry about illness in Mayall's family. Will be accompanied by his sons to the meeting. Has taken an apartment. Will not be able to come to Brighton.
Person:  Glaisher, James, 1809 (London)-1903 (Croydon), Astronomer, Meteorologist, Balloonist, author
Person:  Mayall, John Jabez Edwin, 1813 (Oldham, Lancashire)-1901 (Southwick, near Brighton), Photographer, Local politician, addressee
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS 2 of 2
Type of element:  portrait
Extent:  3a
Language:  English
Place:  s.l.
Date:  1892 (before)
Comments to date:  Glaisher was president of the Photographic Society 1869-1892.
Short summary:  Portrait, head and shoulders, of James Glaisher, F.R.S., F.R.A.S. President of the Photographic Society of Great Britain. Cut from journal.
Person:  Glaisher, James, 1809 (London)-1903 (Croydon), Astronomer, Meteorologist, Balloonist, portrayed
COMMENTS
Comments:  Note in ink on 1a. - Size of picture: 158 x106 mm.
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