Immediate family: Photographs, ca.1880s

Scope and Content

File contains the following photographs:

  • Reproductions of photographs of Richard Carte teaching his son Henry to play the flute, ca.1860s-1870s.
  • D'Oyly Carte on a boat at Henley with Lucas, Rupert and Bertie Sullivan, ca.1880s.
  • D'Oyly Carte, Helen, Lucas and Henry at Lymington, ca.1880s.
  • Cabinet photograph of D'Oyly Carte's mother, ca.1800s.
  • Large photograph, possibly showing Blanche Julia Prowse (D'Oyly Carte's first wife) and an unidentified person.
  • Cabinet photograph of D'Oyly Carte's sisters, ca.1870s-1880s.
  • Cabinet photographs of Richard and Eliza Carte, one including D'Oyly Carte's sister Eliza, ca.1880s.
  • Photographs of the D'Oyly Carte family dog Trapp, and Topsy, the pet of Miss Willis (nurse to D'Oyly Carte's sons Lucas and Rupert, who also went on to become the first housekeeper at the Savoy Hotel), ca.1880s.
  • Image cutting of Richard Carte, with a note on his death, ca.1891.
  • D'Oyly Carte, Helen and Lucas on a barge yacht in Portsmouth, ca.1895.
  • Photograph of the shared gravestone of Richard and Eliza Carte, ca.1950s-1970s.

Conditions Governing Access

Access to one glass negative is restricted for conservation reasons.