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James Robertson (1813-88)

Camp at Sevastopol 1855-1856

Salted paper print | 17.0 x 27.9 cm (image) (image) | RCIN 2500672

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Photograph of a military camp at Sevastopol. In the foreground there are seven men standing in a line, and one standing slightly in front. Directly behind them to the right there are a number of wooden gun carriages and a camp with several rows of tents. Many more tents can be seen in the area of open land behind. Troops engaged in the Siege of Sevastopol camped in the countryside surrounding the town.
  • Creator(s)

    James Robertson (1813-88) (photographer)

    Subject(s)
    Army-GB
  • 17.0 x 27.9 cm (image) (image)

    31.9 x 36.0 cm (mount)

  • Camp at Sebastopol. [Crimean War photographs by Robertson].

  • From the collection of Queen Victoria

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
    Subject(s)
    • Places
      • Europe
        • Ukraine
          • Crimea
            • Sevastopol [Crimea]
    • Science, Medicine and Technology
      • Industries, Crafts and Trades
        • Travel Goods
          • Tents
    • Social sciences
      • Military affairs
        • Wars, Campaigns & Battles
          • Wars
            • Wars of the nineteenth century
              • Crimean War (1853-1856)
                • Crimean campaign (Crimean War)
                  • Siege of Sevastopol, 1854-55 (Crimean War)