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Frederick Temple (1821-1902), Archbishop of Canterbury

Sitter in 29 portraits
Ordained in 1846 and in the same year accepted the headship of Kneller Hall, a college for the training of masters of workhouses and penal schools. In 1855 he became a school inspector, until being appointed Headmaster of Rugby School. He reformed many aspects of the school and was considered a stimulating intellectual teacher and religious man. In 1869, although reluctant to leave Rugby, he accepted the office of Bishop of Exeter. In 1885 he was transferred to the Bishopric of London. On the sudden death of Archbishop Benson in 1896, though now seventy-six years of age, he was appointed Archbishop of Canterbury. His second son, William Temple, became Archbishop of Canterbury years later.

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3522

Frederick Temple

by Harry Furniss
pen and ink, 1880s-1900s
NPG 3522

2870

Edward White Benson; Frederick Temple

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pencil, chalk and wash, circa 1890-1896
NPG 2870

2871

Edward White Benson; Frederick Temple

by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
pencil, chalk and wash, circa 1890-1896
NPG 2871

P1700(33a)

Frederick Temple

by James Russell & Sons
albumen print, circa 1896
NPG P1700(33a)

Ax7486

Frederick Temple

by Thomas Rodger
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax7486

Ax17841

Frederick Temple

by Henry Joseph Whitlock
albumen carte-de-visite, circa 1867
NPG Ax17841

Ax18317

Frederick Temple

by Henry Joseph Whitlock
albumen carte-de-visite, circa 1867
NPG Ax18317

x12986

Frederick Temple

by Henry Joseph Whitlock
albumen carte-de-visite, circa 1867
NPG x12986

x12988

Frederick Temple

by Henry Joseph Whitlock
albumen carte-de-visite, circa 1867
NPG x12988

Ax38637

Frederick Temple

by Henry Joseph Whitlock
albumen carte-de-visite, circa 1867
NPG Ax38637

x12987

Frederick Temple

by and after Henry Joseph Whitlock
albumen carte-de-visite, circa 1867
NPG x12987

x127028

Frederick Temple

by John Cann, after Henry Joseph Whitlock
albumen carte-de-visite, (circa 1867)
NPG x127028

x12992

Frederick Temple

by Unknown photographer
albumen carte-de-visite, 1870s
NPG x12992

x139655

Frederick Temple

by Samuel Alexander Walker
albumen carte-de-visite, circa 1870
NPG x139655

x96571

Frederick Temple

by Alexander Bassano
half-plate glass negative, 1882
NPG x96571

x96572

Frederick Temple

by Alexander Bassano
half-plate glass negative, 1882
NPG x96572

D43404

Frederick Temple ('Men of the Day, No. 1.')

by James Jacques Tissot
chromolithograph, published in Vanity Fair 6 November 1869
NPG D43404

x12989

Frederick Temple

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company
bromide print
NPG x12989

x12990

Frederick Temple

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company
bromide print
NPG x12990

x159531

Frederick Temple

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company
albumen cabinet card, circa 1880s
NPG x159531

x12991

Frederick Temple

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company
bromide print, 1882
NPG x12991

x197655

Frederick Temple

by James Russell & Sons, published by Rotary Photographic Co Ltd
bromide postcard print, early 1900s (1896)
NPG x197655

D41932

Edward White Benson; possibly Randall Thomas Davidson, Baron Davidson of Lambeth; Frederick Temple

after Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
glass lantern slide, circa 1892-1895
NPG D41932

D41946

Edward White Benson; Frederick Temple

after Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
glass lantern slide, circa 1892-1895
NPG D41946

D41949

Arthur Balfour, Frederick Temple, Edward White Benson et al

after Sir Francis Carruthers Gould ('F.C.G.')
glass lantern slide, circa 1892-1895
NPG D41949

D45135

Frederick Temple ('Statesmen. No. 754.')

by Sir Leslie Ward
chromolithograph, published in Vanity Fair 11 September 1902
NPG D45135

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