Birmingham City Council

British and Foreign Topographical Prints Collection


Predominately 19th century commercial albumen prints acquired by the former History and Geography Department. Many images from "Grand Tour" albums including photographs by Robertson & Beato (Constantinople c1854), Felice Beato (Canton and Peking c1860), Carlo Ponti (Venice), Alinari Brothers, Francis Frith, George Washington Wilson, James Valentine, Scowen & Co, and Samuel Bourne amongst others.
Index available.

See Also: Early and Fine Printing Collection (James Robertson)

Email:archives.heritage@birmingham.gov.uk


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