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date: 15 November 2019

Franks, Sir (Augustus) Wollastonlocked

(1826–1897)
  • David M. Wilson

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Franks, Sir (Augustus) Wollaston (1826–1897), collector and museum keeper, was born at Geneva on 20 March 1826, the eldest of six children (two sons and four daughters) of Frederick Franks (1793/4–1844), naval officer, and his second wife, Frederica Anne (d. 1864), daughter of ...

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National Portrait Gallery, London
Guildhall Library, London
Gentleman's Magazine
British Museum, London
private collection
University of Newcastle upon Tyne, Robinson Library
, 63 vols. (1885–1900), suppl., 3 vols. (1901); repr. in 22 vols. (1908–9); 10 further suppls. (1912–96); (1993)
British Library, London
(1920–)
Calendars of the grants of probate … made in … HM court of probate [England and Wales]
Society of Antiquaries of London