Glasgow Photographic Association album

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 247 Dougan Add. 141
  • Dates of Creation
      c 1860-1870
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      Album dimensions: 23cm x 4.5 x 16. The album has twenty-five pages with two window openings on each side for cartes de visite. Some window openings are labelled but the photograph is missing. Two of the pages have had the two openings for the cartes de visite joined and enlarged to hold cabinet prints. There are two additional blank pages at the front and back

Scope and Content

Carte de visite photograph album containing images of members of the Glasgow Photographic Association (particularly committee members) their activities and interests. A significant record of the development and practice of photography in Glasgow during the mid to late 19th century.

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Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

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Related Material

Glasgow Photographic Association Papers are held in the Mitchell Library, Glasgow (ref: MS 250).

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