Sir Robert Hart

Sir Robert Hart

Notes

University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China reference number: JW-s18. This image is on a cigarette card ('Ogden's Guinea Gold Cigarettes') made of photographic paper. Cigarette cards were supplied free in a packet of cigarettes. Robert Hart was born on 20 February 1835 and died on 20 September 1911. He was Inspector-General of the Imperial Martitime Customs Service (IMCS) 1863-1910.  Bart = Baronet.

Caption on photograph

Sir Robert Hart, Bart., Director of Chinese Maritime Customs.

Estimated Date

1890-1900

Material

Paper

Media

Black and white photograph