"Col. Russell 57th Regt."
Copy photograph of an original portrait showing a Colonel Russell of the 57th (Middlesex) Regiment, possibly Hickman Rose Russell who went on to become Chief Constable of Ipswich Borough Police from 1879 to 1907. He is shown seated on a chair with his legs crossed, wearing military uniform and is holding his hat with a '57' badge on it in his lap. Russell has a small moustache and very full sideburns. The photograph is included on page 39 of William Francis Robert Gordon's album "Some "Soldiers of the Queen" who served in the Maori Wars and Other Notable Persons Connected Herewith".
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