link to Talbot Project home page link to De Montfort University home page link to Glasgow University home page
Project Director: Professor Larry J Schaaf

Back to the letter search >

Result number 2 of 3:   < Back     Back to results list   Next >  

Document number: 468
Date: 10 May 1876
Recipient: TALBOT William Henry Fox
Author: OWEN Francis Philip Cunliffe
Collection: British Library, London, Manuscripts - Fox Talbot Collection
Last updated: 27th January 2012

[printed notepaper with date inserted in manuscript:]
South Kensington Museum, London, S.W.
10th day of May 1876.

In your reply, please quote this number.

No. 5171/76.

Loan Exhibition
of Scientific Apparatus.


I beg to acknowledge the receipt of your letter of the 4th instant, and, in reply, to state that the Department will have pleasure in receiving the specimens of your process of permanent photography <1>, which you so kindly offer to contribute to the abovenamed Exhibition, as soon as you can conveniently send them.

I am, Sir, Your obedient servant,
P.Cunliffe Owen
Director SKM

H. Fox Talbot, Esq.
Lacock Abbey,


1. He means photoglyphic engraving. See Doc. No: 00466.

Result number 2 of 3:   < Back     Back to results list   Next >