Sir Edwin Chadwick(1801-1890), Sanitary reformer
Sitter in 2 portraits
Reformer; active in reforms in many areas of Victorian life from employment conditions to civil service recruitment; chiefly known for his dedicated campaigns to improve sanitation and eradicate disease.
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