This page contains images of Bertrand Russell as a child and young man.

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Person(s) in Photograph: Bertrand Russell

Description:  Russell in 1876, the year in which he was orphaned before he was four years of age.

Archive Box Number: 2,1

Date: 1876

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Person(s) in Photograph: Bertrand Russell

Description:  "Bertie" as recorded in his Aunt Agatha's photo album. This and the next 3 photos are courtesy of Newnham College, Cambridge.

Archive Box Number: RA3 Rec. Acq. 941

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Person(s) in Photograph: Bertrand Russell

Description:  "Bertie" as recorded in his Aunt Agatha's photo album.

Archive Box Number: RA3 Rec. Acq. 941

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Person(s) in Photograph: Bertrand Russell

Description:  "Bertie" as recorded in his Aunt Agatha's photo album. These pictures were taken at Pembroke Lodge where he was privately educated until going up to Cambridge in 1890.

Archive Box Number: RA3 Rec. Acq. 941

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Person(s) in Photograph: Bertrand Russell

Description:  "Bertie" as recorded in his Aunt Agatha's photo album.

Archive Box Number: RA3 Rec. Acq. 941

Date: c. 1880

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Person(s) in Photograph: Bertrand Russell

Description:  Russell in 1893 as a BA in mathematics at Trinity College, Cambridge.

Archive Box Number: 2,2

Date: 1893

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 Person(s) in Photograph: Bertrand Russell

Description:  In defiance of his Grandmother's disapproval, Russell married the American Alys Pearsall Smith on 13 December 1894 in the Quaker Meeting House in St. Martin's Lane, London. The photograph of him as a young man is from his Aunt Agatha's album. Russell left Alys in 1911 but there was no divorce until 1921.

Archive Box Number: RA3 Rec. Acq. 941

Date: Dec. 13, 1894

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Person(s) in Photograph: Bertrand Russell

Description:  In 1907, the year of this photograph, Russell ran as the candidate for the National Union of Women's Suffrage Societies in the Wimbledon by-election. He later observed that the opposition he encountered during the Great War "was not comparable to that which the suffragists met in 1907".

Archive Box Number: 2,4

Date: 1907

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Person(s) in Photograph: Bertrand Russell

Description: 
This is an engraved portrait of Bertrand Russell.

Archive Box Number: 2,4

Date: 1907

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Person(s) in Photograph: Bertrand Russell

Description: 
A photograph of Bertrand Russell in 1916.

Archive Box Number: 2,5

Date: 1916

 



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