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Record of historical events

Victoria and Albert collected photographs that documented the political and military events that defined a period of global expansion

ROGER FENTON (1819-69)

General William John Codrington (1804-1884)


Albumen print | 18.1 x 13.1 cm (image) | RCIN 2500245

Photograph of General Codrington seated on a metal chair facing right. He wears a long coat and peaked hat and there is a tent behind him.

General Codrington commanded the British troops during the last part of the Crimean War and later became the Governor of Gibraltar.

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

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    Roger Fenton (1819-69) (photographer)

  • 18.1 x 13.1 cm (image)

    57.3 x 44.6 cm (page dimensions)

  • General Codrington

  • Subject(s)
    • Social sciences
      • Military affairs
        • Wars, Campaigns & Battles
          • Wars
            • Wars of the nineteenth century
              • Crimean War (1853-1856)
    • Science, Medicine and Technology
      • Industries, Crafts and Trades
        • Travel Goods
          • Tents