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Roger Fenton (1819-69)

General Lockyer 1855

Albumen print | 18.4 x 12.8 cm (image) | RCIN 2500249

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Photograph of Brigadier-General Lockyer seated facing slightly right in front of a wooden wall. He has a long sword resting between his legs and holds a cap in his left hand.

Brigadier-General Lockyer served during the Crimean War and later became the Governor of British Ceylon [Sri Lanka].

This photograph is not a part of the Library of Congress collection.
  • Creator(s)

    Roger Fenton (1819-69) (photographer)

    Major General Henry Frederick Lockyer (d. 1860)
  • 18.4 x 12.8 cm (image)

    57.3 x 44.6 cm (page dimensions)

  • Brigadier-General Henry Frederick Lockyer (1797-1860)

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            • Wars of the nineteenth century
              • Crimean War (1853-1856)