Henry Capel, Baron Capel of Tewkesbury(1638-1696), Establisher of the Royal Botanic Gardens at Kew, politician and government official
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Like his elder brother Arthur, Henry Capel opposed the succession of James II and subsequently held office under William III. He is responsible for establishing a garden at Kew.
after a print published by Henry Colburn
photograph, early 20th century (1827)