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Last NameDiamond    
Given NameHugh Welch    
alt. NamesH. W. D. ;     
Marriage    
Children    
Year born1809, not 1808, in Goudhurst, Kent    
Year died1886, not 1889    
Place of deathTwickenham    
Father's occupation    
Relatives    
Education    
Country of ActivityEngland, UK    
Worked forThe resolver, or, Curiosities of nature / Curiosité naturelle (English printing collection); Portraits of the insane (1990) ; H.W. Diamond, On the Application of Photography to the Physiognomic and Mental Phenomen of Insanity, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London, 1856.    
Patronage    
Collaborators    
Techniquesmedical, anthropological, and psychiatric photography    
Sample(s)www.flickr.com/photos/nationalmediamuseum/sets/72157632590463843/ ; www.luminous-lint.com/app/vexhibit/_THEME_Scientific_Medical_02/4/0/    
Archival sourceshttp://nationalmediamuseumblog.wordpress.com/2013/01/23/a-z-photography-collection-hugh-welch-diamond/    
Published sourcesProdger 1998: 162 ; Adrienne Burrows & Iwan Schumacher: Portraits of the Insane: The Case of Dr Diamond (London 1990) ; Ander L. Gilman (Ed.): The Face of Madness. Hugh W. Diamond and the Origin of Psychiatric Photography (New York 1976) ; A. Germsheim 1961: 88f. ; Kemp 2006: 292-293 ; Hugh Welch Diamond 1808-1886: doctor, antiquarian, photographer    
otherEnglish psychiatrist & photographer;     
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