STAFFORD, MARQUIS OF
Neg. No: (GP) 6242 A
Neg. Size: 15"x12"
Neg. Date: 09-06-1909
Sitter: George Granville Sutherland-Leveson-Gower, 5th Duke of Sutherland (1888-1963).
Biog: Served as Commander, R.N.R., during 1st World War; Under-Secretary of State for Air, 1922-23; Paymaster-General to H.M. Government, 1925-28; Parliamentary Under-Secretary for War, 1928-29; Lord Steward of H.M. Household, 1936-37; agriculturalist.
Date: 9 June 1909.
Location: The Lafayette Studio, 179 New Bond Street, London, W.
Descr: FL standing.
Costume: Full Dress uniform, Lieutenant, 2nd Dragoons (Royal Scots Greys).
Orders, Decorations & Medals: Coronation medal, 1902.
Furniture & Props: Painted backdrop.
Photographer: Lafayette Ltd., 179 New Bond Street, London.
Evidence of photographer at work: -
No of poses: 2.
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Biog: Burke's Peerage; Who's Who; Army Lists; Navy Lists; The Times, 2 February 1963, p 12a.
Costume: Dress Regulations for the Army, London, 1900.
Orders, Decorations & Medals: Howard N. Cole, Coronation and Royal Commemorative Medals 1887-1977, London, 1977.