Item #CL181-54 Toogood Family Portraits
Toogood Family Portraits
Toogood Family Portraits
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Toogood Family Portraits

c1862. Three albumen paper photographs, some with added portions of stationery letterhead and captions in ink on backing above and below image, one dated “September 9th, 62” in ink on backing verso, sizes range from 8.9 x 11.2cm to 9.3 x 12.5cm. Slight soiling, discolouration, silvering to edges.

Captions include (1) “My brother [and] Bowie; Henrietta Ballard [and] Vic; My mother [and] Snowball; ‘My self’”; (2) “S. Toogood, Roy. [Royal] Artillery; F.B. Toogood” and (3) “F.B.T., H.B., S.T.” Pasted mottos from letterhead read “Ubique” (motto for the Royal Artillery) and “Stabit quocunque jeceris.”

The latter is the motto of the Isle of Man, UK. Several members of a Toogood family originating on the Isle of Wight are known to have emigrated to NSW. Ref: Wiki, Isle of Wight Family History Society.

Item #CL181-54

Price (AUD): $1,350.00  other currencies

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