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Sitter: James Vincent Coyle (1864-1948).
Biog: Civil Servant; Department of Agriculture and Technical Instruction, Dublin, 1900-21; Chairman of Agricultural Wages Board for Ireland, 1919-21; Assistant Secretary, Ministry of Agriculture, Northern Ireland, 1922-30.
Date: 12 July 1926.
Occasion: The Investiture, 12-07-1926; Commander, "The Most Excellent Order of the British Empire", Civil Division.
Location: The Lafayette Studio, 160 New Bond Street, London, W.
Descr: FL standing.
Costume: Civil Uniform, Levée Dress.
Orders, Decorations & Medals: Badge of a Commander of the Order of The British Empire [C.B.E cr. 12-07-1926].
Furniture & Props: Painted Backdrop.
Photographer: Lafayette Ltd., 160 New Bond Street, London.
Evidence of photographer at work: -
No of poses: 1.
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Biog: Who's Who.
Occasion: The Times, 13-07-1926, p. 17b.
Costume: Herbert A.P. Trendell, Dress and Insignia worn at His Majesty's Court, London, 1921.
Orders, Decorations & Medals: A. Winton Thorpe, ed., Handbook to The Most Excellent Order of the British Empire, (facsimile edition), London, 1988.
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