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Thomas John Barnardo

(1845-1905), Philanthropist; founder of Barnardos Homes

Sitter in 5 portraits
Born and raised in Dublin, Barnardo was waiting in London to travel to China as a missionary when he enrolled at the London Hospital to train as a doctor, and taught at a Ragged school. He later set up his own school, which inspired him towards what was to be his life's work. Barnardo was known as the 'child's champion', and approximately 60,000 girls and boys had benefited from his work by the end of his life.

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Thomas John Barnardo, by Stepney Causeway Studios - NPG P1700(83a)

Thomas John Barnardo

by Stepney Causeway Studios
bromide print, 1900-1905
NPG P1700(83a)

Thomas John Barnardo, by Stepney Causeway Studios - NPG x136278

Thomas John Barnardo

by Stepney Causeway Studios
bromide postcard print, 1900-1905
NPG x136278

Thomas John Barnardo and an unknown child, by Unknown photographer - NPG x198180

Thomas John Barnardo and an unknown child

by Unknown photographer
halftone postcard print, 1900s
NPG x198180

Thomas John Barnardo, by Unknown photographer - NPG x198181

Thomas John Barnardo

by Unknown photographer
halftone postcard print, 1900s
NPG x198181

Thomas John Barnardo, by Stepney Causeway Studios - NPG x35634

Thomas John Barnardo

by Stepney Causeway Studios
bromide print on mount, 1900-1905
NPG x35634

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