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Series 005 - Visual Material

Part of Ludlow, F. and Sherriff, G. Collection

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GB235 LSH/005


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  • 1903 - 2014 (Accumulation)

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This series comprises of 3 sub-series: photographic material; films; videos. They includes a variety of materials, with photographic materials including: original photographs, glass plates, negatives, recent exhibition photographs. There are also original films from the expedition which have also been transferred onto dvd and some video copies of documentaries about Ludlow and Sherriff.

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Ludlow, Frank (1885-1972)

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Sherriff, George (1898-1967)

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