Servants Group

Made:
1860 in Pointe Belmere
photographer:
William Notman
'Servants group'
      A photograph of the servants of the household of Sir Hugh Allan (1810-1882)

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'Servants group' A photograph of the servants of the household of Sir Hugh Allan (1810-1882)
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A photograph entitled 'Servants Group', taken by William Notman in 1860. The photograph shows servants from the household of Sir Hugh Allan (1810-1882). The staff pose on the lawn of Allan's villa in Belmere, on Lake Memphremagog. The photograph is taken from an album entitled 'Belmere Lake Memphremagog'.

A photograph entitled 'Servants Group', taken by William Notman in 1860.

The photograph shows servants from the household of Sir Hugh Allan (1810-1882). The staff pose on the lawn of Allan's villa in Belmere, on Lake Memphremagog. The photograph is taken from an album entitled 'Belmere Lake Memphremagog'. Sir Hugh Allan was a Canadian shipping magnate who became the richest man in Canada.

Details

Category:
Photographs
Object Number:
1993-5013/1/27
type:
photograph
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
credit:
The National Media Museum, Bradford