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John Campbell Hamilton-Gordon, 1st Marquess of Aberdeen and Temair

(1847-1934), Statesman

Sitter in 23 portraits
John Campbell Gordon was the grandson of Conservative prime minister George Hamilton-Gordon. Having succeeded to the earldom on his eldest brother's death in 1870, he took up his seat in the House of Lords, where he was a close friend and supporter of the Whig prime minister, William Gladstone. Aberdeen served twice as Lord Lieutenant of Ireland, in 1886 and from 1905 to 1915. In 1893, he was appointed for five years as Governor General of Canada.

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Dinner at Haddo House, 1884, by Alfred Edward Emslie - NPG 3845

Dinner at Haddo House, 1884

by Alfred Edward Emslie
oil on canvas, 1884
On display in the Room 28: wall case at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 3845

John Campbell Hamilton-Gordon, 1st Marquess of Aberdeen and Temair, by York & Son, after  Unknown photographer - NPG x3626

John Campbell Hamilton-Gordon, 1st Marquess of Aberdeen and Temair

by York & Son, after Unknown photographer
glass lantern slide, 1890s
NPG x3626

Marchioness and 1st Marquess of Aberdeen and Temair, by Ernest Herbert ('E.H.') Mills, published by  Rotary Photographic Co Ltd - NPG x197705

Marchioness and 1st Marquess of Aberdeen and Temair

by Ernest Herbert ('E.H.') Mills, published by Rotary Photographic Co Ltd
bromide postcard print, 1900s
NPG x197705

John Campbell Hamilton-Gordon, 1st Marquess of Aberdeen and Temair, by Henry Walter ('H. Walter') Barnett - NPG x45244

John Campbell Hamilton-Gordon, 1st Marquess of Aberdeen and Temair

by Henry Walter ('H. Walter') Barnett
vintage bromide print, 1910-1920
NPG x45244

The Marquess and Marchioness of Aberdeen and Temair, by Henry Walter ('H. Walter') Barnett - NPG x45245

The Marquess and Marchioness of Aberdeen and Temair

by Henry Walter ('H. Walter') Barnett
vintage bromide print, 1910-1920
NPG x45245

John Campbell Hamilton-Gordon, 1st Marquess of Aberdeen and Temair, by Ernest Herbert ('E.H.') Mills, published by  J. Beagles & Co - NPG x197589

John Campbell Hamilton-Gordon, 1st Marquess of Aberdeen and Temair

by Ernest Herbert ('E.H.') Mills, published by J. Beagles & Co
bromide postcard print, circa 1910
NPG x197589

John Campbell Hamilton-Gordon, 1st Marquess of Aberdeen and Temair, by Walter Stoneman, for  James Russell & Sons - NPG Ax39199

John Campbell Hamilton-Gordon, 1st Marquess of Aberdeen and Temair

by Walter Stoneman, for James Russell & Sons
bromide print, circa 1916
NPG Ax39199

Marquess and Marchioness of Aberdeen and Temair, by Lafayette (Lafayette Ltd) - NPG x49418

Marquess and Marchioness of Aberdeen and Temair

by Lafayette (Lafayette Ltd)
whole-plate nitrate negative, 7 November 1927
NPG x49418

John Campbell Gordon, 1st Marquess of Aberdeen and Temair ('Statesmen. No. 745.'), by Sir Leslie Ward - NPG D45104

John Campbell Gordon, 1st Marquess of Aberdeen and Temair ('Statesmen. No. 745.')

by Sir Leslie Ward
chromolithograph, published in Vanity Fair 6 February 1902
NPG D45104

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