Person record: SMITH, Albert  (1816-1860)

Basic biographical summary of this person
Full nameAlbert Richard SMITH
Relevance of this personshowman, entrepreneur and lantern lecturer 
Main period of activityN/A
24 May 1816born atChertsey, Surrey, England
23 May 186043died atFulham, London, England
Texts linked to this personStories (1)

Albert Smith, Jack Holyday: a story for juveniles in several compilations

(* = main subject)

* Mike Simkin, Albert Smith in NMLJ 5.1 (January 1987)

* Mike Simkin, Albert Smith: a nineteenth-century showman in The ten year book (1986)

* Darren Bevin, Mr Albert Smith's Ascent of Mont Blanc in NMLJ 10.5 (Autumn 2009)

Lucerna ID no. 6002010Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 October 2016

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