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William Lake Price (1810-96)

Letter from William Lake Price to Dr. Ernst Becker reporting that his negatives have been damaged at sea and cannot be presented to the Prince Consort for inspection. 30 Jul 1859

Loose manuscript paper; mounted | 1 document (4 pages) (whole object) | RA VIC/ADDA10/85/290

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Lake Price reports that his missing luggage has been forwarded to him from Marseilles, but exposure to weather and salt water has destroyed all his negatives by causing the film to blister off the glass. They included those intended for the Prince Consort, but he will not now be able to send them to HRH for his inspection.
  • Creator(s)

    William Lake Price (1810-96) (writer)

    Dr Ernst Becker (1826-88) (addressee)

  • 1 document (4 pages) (whole object)

  • Object type(s)
      • printed & manuscript material
        • documents
          • correspondence
    Language(s)
    English
  • Place of Production
    London [Greater London]