Lawrence Swan Thomson Album (2 of 2)

Record level Album/Book/Portfolio

From the The Collection of Early Photographic Material (collecting area) Collection Collection
Part of Early Photographic Formats and Process Collection Parent record level Collection

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Identifier

ALB-2

Description

Portfolio (2 of 2) presented to the University of St Andrews by Mr James Thomson, a descendant of one of the collectors, in memory of his son, Laurence Swan Thomson (1917-1934), and catalogued by Mr J H Read.
46 x 36 cm, Brown leather binding with gold embossed stamp of the University of St Andrews. Two embossed gold lines along outer edge. Spine stamped with collection title and volume 1.
All images pasted down on heavy card, pages hinged with linen tape. Size, shape and composition of images varies greatly.

Inscriptions
Title Page: Photographs from the Collection of Lawrence Swan Thomson.
Collection arranged and catalogued by Mr. J.H. Read. Portfolio contains
examples of XIXth c. Photographers in St Andrews.
In memory of his son Laurence Swan Thomson, (1917-1934)

Date

1842 - 1904

Descriptive titles

General Album 2

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