Photograph Album of Cambridge Personalities

Scope and Content

40 photographs, many of 19th century Cambridge personalities, bishops and clergymen, including John C. Adams; Brooke Foss Westcott, Bishop of Durham; Sir George E. Paget; Fenton J.A. Hort; Robert Machray, Bishop of Rupertsland; George A. Selwyn, Bishop of New Zealand later Lichfield; Edward J. Routh; [William T. Kingsley]; Frederick W. Brindley; Joseph F. Fenn; James Rickards; Alfred Barry, Bishop of Sydney; Thomas W. Hardy; Charles T. Longley, Archbishop of Canterbury; William Thomson; Lord Kelvin; William Hopkins; Arthur Cayley; Robert Phelps; John F. Hardy (1826-86); Harvey Goodwin, Bishop of Carlisle; Joseph B. Lightfoot, Bishop of Durham; William M. Gunson; Matthew Arnold; Alfred, Lord Tennyson; Sir George G. Stokes; James A. Jeremie, Dean of Lincoln; William Whewell; Henry Philpott, Bishop of Worcester; and Adam Sedgwick. There are also newscuttings, obituaries, and appreciations of Robert Phelps (1890), John C. Adams (1892), and Henry Philpott (1892).

Administrative / Biographical History


Access Information

Open for consultation by holders of a Reader's Ticket valid for the Manuscripts Reading Room.

Acquisition Information

Purchased 1993.


Description compiled by Robert Steiner, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives.

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