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Frederick Lugard, 1st Baron Lugard

(1858-1945), Soldier, administrator, colonial governor and writer

Sitter in 22 portraits
Soldier, explorer of Africa and colonial administrator, Governor of Hong Kong and Governor-General of Nigeria, Lugard was Britain's most famous African Colonial Governor in the age of empire and a pre-eminent colonial thinker in the inter-war years. His life and work spanned all but the final stage of the whole history of British rule in tropical Africa. Three periods were of particular importance: his vigorous action in Uganda in 1890-92, his influential administration of Northern Nigeria from 1900 until 1906, and his amalgamation of the two Nigerians into one administrative entity (1912-18).

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Frederick Lugard, 1st Baron Lugard, by Charlotte E. Howard (Mrs Lugard) - NPG 3305

Frederick Lugard, 1st Baron Lugard

by Charlotte E. Howard (Mrs Lugard)
watercolour on ivory, 1893
NPG 3305

Frederick Lugard, 1st Baron Lugard, copy by W.J. Carrow, after  Unknown photographer - NPG 3306

Frederick Lugard, 1st Baron Lugard

copy by W.J. Carrow, after Unknown photographer
oil on canvas, 1936, based on a work of 1929
NPG 3306

Frederick Lugard, 1st Baron Lugard, by Charles d'Orville Pilkington Jackson - NPG 4289

Frederick Lugard, 1st Baron Lugard

by Charles d'Orville Pilkington Jackson
bronzed plaster bust, 1960
NPG 4289

Frederick Lugard, 1st Baron Lugard, by Elliott & Fry - NPG x90369

Frederick Lugard, 1st Baron Lugard

by Elliott & Fry
vintage copy print, 1893
NPG x90369

Frederick Lugard, 1st Baron Lugard, by W. & D. Downey, published by  Cassell & Company, Ltd - NPG Ax27911

Frederick Lugard, 1st Baron Lugard

by W. & D. Downey, published by Cassell & Company, Ltd
carbon print, published 1894
NPG Ax27911

Frederick Lugard, 1st Baron Lugard, by W. & D. Downey, published by  Cassell & Company, Ltd - NPG x20165

Frederick Lugard, 1st Baron Lugard

by W. & D. Downey, published by Cassell & Company, Ltd
carbon print, published 1894
NPG x20165

Frederick Lugard, 1st Baron Lugard, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x121841

Frederick Lugard, 1st Baron Lugard

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 3 August 1922
NPG x121841

Frederick Lugard, 1st Baron Lugard, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x121842

Frederick Lugard, 1st Baron Lugard

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 3 August 1922
NPG x121842

Frederick Lugard, 1st Baron Lugard, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x121843

Frederick Lugard, 1st Baron Lugard

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 3 August 1922
NPG x121843

Frederick Lugard, 1st Baron Lugard, by Lafayette - NPG x69500

Frederick Lugard, 1st Baron Lugard

by Lafayette
whole-plate film negative, 7 May 1929
NPG x69500

Frederick Lugard, 1st Baron Lugard, by Lafayette - NPG x69501

Frederick Lugard, 1st Baron Lugard

by Lafayette
whole-plate film negative, 7 May 1929
NPG x69501

Frederick Lugard, 1st Baron Lugard, by Lafayette - NPG x69502

Frederick Lugard, 1st Baron Lugard

by Lafayette
whole-plate film negative, 7 May 1929
NPG x69502

Frederick Lugard, 1st Baron Lugard, by Walter Stoneman - NPG x38527

Frederick Lugard, 1st Baron Lugard

by Walter Stoneman
bromide print, May 1936
NPG x38527

Frederick Lugard, 1st Baron Lugard ('Men of the Day. No. 639.'), by Sir Leslie Ward - NPG D44782

Frederick Lugard, 1st Baron Lugard ('Men of the Day. No. 639.')

by Sir Leslie Ward
chromolithograph, published in Vanity Fair 19 December 1895
NPG D44782

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Frederick Lugard, 1st Baron Lugard

by Charles d'Orville Pilkington Jackson
polyester bronze cast, 1965, based on a work of 1960
NPG 4289a

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Frederick Lugard, 1st Baron Lugard

by Elliott & Fry
half-plate copy negative, 1893
NPG x82389

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Frederick Lugard, 1st Baron Lugard

by Elliott & Fry
half-plate copy negative, 1893
NPG x82390

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Frederick Lugard, 1st Baron Lugard

by Lafayette
whole-plate film negative, 7 May 1929
NPG x69499

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Frederick Lugard, 1st Baron Lugard

by Lafayette
whole-plate film negative, 7 May 1929
NPG x69503

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