Item GM-PH-416 - Portrait of William Robert Bell

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Portrait of William Robert Bell

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  • Graphic material

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  • ca. 1911 (Creation)

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1 photograph : print, b&w ; 10.5 x 9.4 cm (irreg.)

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Item is a studio portrait showing William Robert Bell seated in a chair at an oblique angle to the camera. Proper left hand is holding a cigar.

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Recto exhibits areas of wear, creasing, and minor tearing.

Verso exhibits signs of staining and has remnants of matting to which the item was adhered at some time prior to entering the custody of the Archives.

Item was trimmed prior to coming to the Archives and now has rounded ends at the top and bottom edges and straight left and right sides.

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  • English

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  • Latin

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Use, publication, and/or distribution of records subject to terms and conditions of the Copyright Act.

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Language of description

  • English

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  • Latin


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