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James Hale archive discovered in attic

Apologies if this has been posted before. Not British, but I'm sure members will be interested to hear that a trove of photographs of early American suffragists, including prints and glass negatives, has been discovered in a boarded-up attic in upstate New York. The photographer was James Hale, whose photography shop had been next door.

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Added by Jonathan Dore on February 10, 2021 at 23:30 — No Comments

Resource: Virginia Woolf photo albums

Apologies if this has been posted before. I've just come across Harvard Library's high-resolution scanning of all of Virginia Woolf's photo albums, covering her life during the years 1890 to the late 1940s (continued by Leonard after her death in 1941). Many famous faces here, including her mother Julia Jackson (frequent model for her great aunt Julia Margaret Cameron),…

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Added by Jonathan Dore on April 2, 2018 at 10:30 — 2 Comments

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