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Record NGA27/24/13

Archive reference number NGA27/24/13
Title

Roger Fenton and the Crimea File

Date 1885-1997
Description

A file containing the following records re Roger Fenton's photographic trip to the Crimea, which was funded by Thos. Agnew & Sons:

- Copies of photographs taken during the trip

- Agnew's 1979 catalogue of "Roger Fenton, the first Secretary of The Royal Photographic Society: an exhibition in aid of The Royal Photographic Society's Appeal for a National Photographic Centre in Bath"

- Press cuttings (1855-1967)

- Pages taken from "The Commercial Aspect of Manchester" extolling the merits of Agnew's and making reference to Roger Fenton's work

- Photocopy of the Exhibition catalogue "Fenton's Crimean Photographs" (1855)

- Correspondence between Christopher Kingzett and Christies re insurance valuations and auction estimates for the Roger Fenton Crimean photographs (Aug 1996-May 1997)

Record type File

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