matters photographical

Giles Hudson

A Rifle Volunteer

Courtesy of the Bodleian Libraries, University of Oxford (G. A. Oxon. c. 222, n.p.)

Edmund Bracher; Portrait of Alfred Earle (b. c. 1840) or George Norsworthy (b. c. 1838), in the uniform of the Oxford University Volunteer Rifle Corps; albumen print; “1859”

This photograph is labelled with the autograph “G. Norsworthy” on a scrap of paper under the print. However, the same man is identified as Alfred Earle in other photographs of members of the Rifle Corps.

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