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Norman Scott Russell, ca 1835-??

Nationality: Scottish
Date of Birth: 1835 ca
Place of Birth: Edinburgh
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Identity:

Norman Scott Russell was an expert on lighting, and author of the Town Councillor's Handbook to Electric Lighting, 1894, and Traction and Lighting Book, 1904.

Life:

He was also a member of the Arts Club from 1867 until at least 1923. He knew Whistler as a fellow member of the Arts Club about 1882. He became Chairman of the Club in 1891.

Bibliography:

UK census 1901; Records of The Arts Club, London.