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Talbot, William Henry Fox (1800-1877), MP pioneer of photography

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Surname: Talbot
Forenames: William Henry Fox
Gender: Male
Date: 1800-1877
Biography: ODNB link for Talbot, William Henry Fox (1800-1877), MP pioneer of photography
Name authority reference: GB/NNAF/P143559 (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/P27935 )
Online related resources Bibliography of British and Irish History link for William Henry Fox Talbot
Collections
  Description Held by Reference Further information
1
corresp
See information in published source
See Larry J Schaaf, The Correspondence of WHF Talbot: a draft calendar 1995
2
1799-2000: corresp and papers incl family diaries and papers, early photographic images by Talbot and contemporaries
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
See Annual Return 2013, 2016
3
corresp and papers
Fox Talbot Museum of Photography
See HMC MS papers of British scientists 1600-1940, 1982
4
1837-76: corresp and papers
National Media Museum
NRA 28459

See Transferred from Science Museum 2005
5
botanical notes
National Library of Wales: Department of Collection Services
See Bridson, Natural history MS resources 1980
6
MSS, prints and negatives rel to him
National Media Museum
See ASLIB Directory of Literary and Historical Collections 1993
7
1831-44: letters (15) to Charles Babbage
British Library, Manuscript Collections
8
1839-67: corresp with James David Forbes (11 items)
St Andrews University Library
NRA 13132
9
letters (13) to Sir William Grove
Royal Institution of Great Britain
NRA 9522
10
1826-51: corresp with Sir John Herschel (92 items)
Royal Society
NRA 8803
11
1831-59: letters (42) to Sir William Hooker
Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Library and Archives
See HMC MS papers of British scientists 1600-1940, 1982
12
1834-41: letters (28) to Sir John Lubbock
Royal Society
See HMC MS papers of British scientists 1600-1940, 1982
13
1846-62: corresp with Sir Thomas Phillipps
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
NRA 26260
14
c1815-72: letters (24) to Sir Walter Trevelyan
Newcastle University: Special Collections
NRA 12238 Trevelyan
15
c1838-1842: the John Dillwyn Llewelyn collection of Talbot photographic materials
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
16
c1953-1967: the Eugene Ostroff collection of Talbot photographic materials
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections

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