item JHOR/4/1/3 - James Hornby with Agave Americana Variegata

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James Hornby with Agave Americana Variegata


  • Late 19th century (Creation)

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15.5x21.5cm glass framed photograph

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This photograph was previously in the custody of Heslington horticulturalist George Smith, to whom it had been loaned by the Elton family. The photograph was transferred from the George Smith archive to the Hornby archive in June 2016.

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James Hornby standing with his cane beside his niece Annie Cupit, with another unknown man. The specimen of Agave Americana Variegata was exhibited on behalf of Lord Deramore.


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