[Duke of Abercorn Album]
Original photographs of the funeral of James Hamilton, 2nd Duke of Abercorn in January 1913. Includes photographs of the horse drawn funeral procession from Newtownstewart station to his home at Baronscourt, Co. Tyrone, the bearers of floral tributes, the coffin on a horse drawn estate lorry leaving Baronscourt, preceeded by uniformed soldiers fo the Inniskillings and North Irish Horse, and followed by the family, led by the Duchess and 3rd Duke. Also included are interiors of a gentleman's bedroom and study, possibly the Duke's at Baroncourt and pasted in newspaper reports of the funeral and an obituary notice.
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On front cover gilt titled 'Hamly/January 1913'.
Physical description: prints 13 : b&w ; 28 x 37 cm.
Physical description: 1 box ; mounted, in phase box.
Physical description: album 1.
Finding Aids: See Album List.
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