Item DB/240 - Dungeon of Bothwell Castle

Dungeon of Bothwell Castle (Version 1) Dungeon of Bothwell Castle (Version 2)

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Dungeon of Bothwell Castle


  • 1858 (Creation)

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9 images

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Volume II After image 240 is 1 page of 8 very faded photographs: a) painting b) casts at GSA c) - d) portrait of man e) - f) - g) a woman h) young boy with cricket bat/paddle

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This material has been appraised in line with Glasgow School of Art Archives and Collections standard procedures.


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Duncan Brown (1819-1897) was a talented amateur photographer whose work documented aspects of Glasgow life from the 1850s until the 1890s. From 1845 to 1862 he was employed as the janitor at the Glasgow School of Art, which was then a Government School of Design located at 116 Ingram Street.

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Dimensions: 160 x 233 mm

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See GSAA/P/3 Photographic Negatives number: 3/27A

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GB 1694 DB/240

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GB 1694

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ISAD(G): General International Standard Archival Description - Second edition


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