Albert Midlane

Albert Midlane

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Image Description

Location Probably Forest Villa, St. John's road
Town Newport, Isle of Wight
Technique/ material Photograph
Original size (mm) 97 x 153
Artist/maker unknown
Date 1895 to 1909
Description A labelled black and white portrait photograph of Albert Midlane (1825-1909) probably at his home in Newport, Isle of Wight. Albert Midlane was a Christian hymn writer who wrote over 1100 hymns including 'There's a friend for little children'.
Ref number NETCC:2009.15
Credit © Carisbrooke Castle Museum