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Sir William Howard Russell

(1820-1907), Journalist

Sitter in 21 portraits
The events of the Crimean War were reported home with unprecedented speed and vividness. Russell's letters to the Times, especially his outraged accounts of the sufferings of the troops in the winter of 1854-5, alerted the public to the true condition of the army and largely inspired the efforts of Florence Nightingale and others.

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Sir William Howard Russell, by Herbert Watkins - NPG P301(128)

Sir William Howard Russell

by Herbert Watkins
albumen print, late 1850s
NPG P301(128)

Sir William Howard Russell, by Carlo Pellegrini - NPG 3268

Sir William Howard Russell

by Carlo Pellegrini
watercolour, published in Vanity Fair 16 January 1875
NPG 3268

Sir William Howard Russell, by Charles DeForest Fredricks & Co - NPG x15142

Sir William Howard Russell

by Charles DeForest Fredricks & Co
albumen carte-de-visite, circa 1861
NPG x15142

Sir William Howard Russell, by Mathew B. Brady, published by  Edward Anthony - NPG x197980

Sir William Howard Russell

by Mathew B. Brady, published by Edward Anthony
albumen carte-de-visite, circa 1861
NPG x197980

Sir William Howard Russell, by Maull & Co - NPG x46571

Sir William Howard Russell

by Maull & Co
albumen carte-de-visite, mid-late 1860s
NPG x46571

Sir William Howard Russell, by Thomas Cranfield - NPG Ax7537

Sir William Howard Russell

by Thomas Cranfield
albumen carte-de-visite, 1863
NPG Ax7537

Sir William Howard Russell, by John Patrick - NPG x197159

Sir William Howard Russell

by John Patrick
albumen carte-de-visite, 1865
NPG x197159

Sir William Howard Russell, by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company - NPG Ax18264

Sir William Howard Russell

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company
albumen carte-de-visite, circa 1870s
NPG Ax18264

Sir William Howard Russell, by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company - NPG x46544

Sir William Howard Russell

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company
albumen carte-de-visite, circa 1870s
NPG x46544

Sir William Howard Russell, by Lock & Whitfield, published by  Sampson Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington - NPG Ax17511

Sir William Howard Russell

by Lock & Whitfield, published by Sampson Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington
woodburytype, published 1876
NPG Ax17511

Sir William Howard Russell, by (Octavius) Charles Watkins - NPG x32950

Sir William Howard Russell

by (Octavius) Charles Watkins
albumen cabinet card, circa 1876
NPG x32950

Sir William Howard Russell, by Schier & Schoefft - NPG x8722

Sir William Howard Russell

by Schier & Schoefft
albumen carte-de-visite, circa 1882
NPG x8722

Sir William Howard Russell, by Thomas Herbert Maguire, printed by  M & N Hanhart - NPG D39944

Sir William Howard Russell

by Thomas Herbert Maguire, printed by M & N Hanhart
lithograph, 1854-1856
NPG D39944

Sir William Howard Russell, by James Henry Lynch, printed by  M & N Hanhart, published by  Thomas Agnew & Sons Ltd, and  Paul and Dominic Colnaghi & Co, and  Ernest Gambart & Co, and  Williams & Co, after  Roger Fenton - NPG D39943

Sir William Howard Russell

by James Henry Lynch, printed by M & N Hanhart, published by Thomas Agnew & Sons Ltd, and Paul and Dominic Colnaghi & Co, and Ernest Gambart & Co, and Williams & Co, after Roger Fenton
lithograph, published 22 October 1855
NPG D39943

Sir William Howard Russell ('Men of the Day. No. 96.'), by Carlo Pellegrini - NPG D43675

Sir William Howard Russell ('Men of the Day. No. 96.')

by Carlo Pellegrini
chromolithograph, published in Vanity Fair 16 January 1875
NPG D43675

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Sir William Howard Russell

by Mayall
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG x15140

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Sir William Howard Russell

by Mayall
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG x15141

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