Alethea (Alice Liddell), 1872. : News Photo

Alethea (Alice Liddell), 1872.

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UNITED KINGDOM - MAY 19: Photograph by Julia Margaret Cameron (1815-1879) of Alice Liddell (1852�1934) who, as a child, was photographed by Lewis Carroll (Charles Dodgson). He wrote �Alice in Wonderland� and �Through the Looking Glass� for her. Alethea is an ancient Greek the word meaning honesty and sincerity. Cameron's photographic portraits are considered among the finest in the early history of photography. She set up a private studio at her Isle of Wight home at the age of 48, after her daughter gave her a camera, and she became expert at using the collodion wet-plate process. She used friends, servants and neighbours as subjects, including the scientists John Herschel and Charles Darwin, and the poet Alfred Lord Tennyson. (Photo by SSPL/Getty Images)
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UNITED KINGDOM - MAY 19: Photograph by Julia Margaret Cameron (1815-1879) of Alice Liddell (1852�1934) who, as a child, was photographed by Lewis Carroll (Charles Dodgson). He wrote �Alice in Wonderland� and �Through the Looking Glass� for her. Alethea is an ancient Greek the word meaning honesty and sincerity. Cameron's photographic portraits are considered among the finest in the early history of photography. She set up a private studio at her Isle of Wight home at the age of 48, after her daughter gave her a camera, and she became expert at using the collodion wet-plate process. She used friends, servants and neighbours as subjects, including the scientists John Herschel and Charles Darwin, and the poet Alfred Lord Tennyson. (Photo by SSPL/Getty Images)
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January 01, 1872
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