Person record: DRAKE, Sir Francis  (c.1540-1596)

Basic biographical summary of this person
Full nameSir Francis DRAKE
Gendermale
Relevance of this personmariner and explorer; subject of lantern slides 
Main period of activityN/A
Other internet resourcessee record in Virtual International Authority File
ChronologyDateAgeEvent/activity
c.1540born atTavistock, Devon, England
27 January 1596~56died atPanama
Slide images showing this person Sir Francis Drake -- slide ? of <em>Historical portraits</em> (portrait: G.W. Wilson, at least 747 slides, n.d.) Sir Francis Drake -- slide 93 of <em>Historic Exeter</em> (lecture: privately made, 114 slides, n.d.) Drake's Statue, Plymouth -- unnumbered slide from <em>[Weaver Baker Collection: photographs of Devon]</em> (miscellaneous: privately made, at least 70 slides, n.d.)
Lucerna ID no. 6004901Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 March 2017

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