Created: Between 1 Aug 1835 and 30 Sep 1844
Image size: h 16.8cm x w 19.7cm
Paper size: h 18.6cm x w 22.5cm
Object Type: Salted Paper Print
Physical description: one top and two bottom corners of the negative clipped; not mounted
Inscription: in ink verso, lower right: Gate at Christchurch 18
Provenance:Matilda Talbot (1871-1958), 26 March 1928
Owner: Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of American History
Object owner number: 3864.04.3
Collection: Photographic History Collection
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The tower above the gate of Christ Church, designed by Sir Christopher Wren, is known as Tom Tower.
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