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Richard S Burgess

Richard S Burgess

Photographer: Unknown

Medium: Photographic print

Date: 1890

Shelfmark: P.P.1912.fe

Item number: 20

Length: 13.9

Width: 9.3

Scale: Centimetres

Genre: Photograph

"This month's contribution to the Reporter's Portrait Gallery is an admirable portrait of Mr. R. S. Burgess, the President of the recently-formed Staffordshire Potteries Amateur Photographic Society, whose head-quarters are at Burslem. Mr. Burgess is an old wetplate worker, and is well known in the Potteries District as an enthusiastic photographer."

Text by Charles W Hastings, editor of 'The Photographic Societies' Reporter,' 'Amateur Photographer,' 'Photographic Quarterly,' etc.

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