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Soldiers of the 72nd (Duke of Albany’s Own Highlanders) Regiment.
Chromogenic print; copy of albumen silver print.
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John Burke, British, 1843(?)–1900Simon Norfolk, British, born Nigeria, 1963
Soldiers of the 72nd (Duke of Albany’s Own Highlanders) Regiment.A heliograph team equipped with early Aldis lamps and signaling mirrors which were deployed for long-distance mountain-top to mountain-top communications back to Imperial India.from the portfolio Burke + Norfolk: Photographs from the War in Afghanistan
- 1879, printed September 2011
- Chromogenic print
- Image: 8 1/4 × 14 15/16 in. (21 × 38 cm) Sheet: 15 × 20 in. (38.1 × 50.8 cm)
- Credit Line
Gift of Morris Weiner
- Current Location
- Not on view
- Accession Number
The artist; [Gallery Luisotti, Santa Monica, California]; purchased by Morris Weiner, Houston, 2012; given to MFAH, 2016.