Tag: Sir Henry S. Wellcome
These might look like two gentlemen out for a stroll in the early twentieth century, but the well-bearded gentlemen on the right is William Duncan, founder of Metlakahtla, a Utopian community. The man on the left with the mustache is Sir Henry S. Wellcome, who founded the pharmaceutical company Burroughs Wellcome & Company, which later became [...]
Posted by Hilary on August 20, 2010, under Facial Hair Fridays.
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