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PHOTOGRAPHS

Title

Martin Smyth

Object Name

Photographic Print

Maker

Stuart, Leslie (Primary maker)
Stuart, Leslie (maker)

Date Made

1972
1972

Place Made

Northern Ireland: County Antrim: Belfast
Belfast

Description

This mounted coloured photographic portrait of Rev. Martin Smyth, wearing his Grand Master's Orange Collar. A minister of the Presbyterian church he was Member of Parliament for South Belfast from 1982 until 2005. he was elected Grand Master of the Orange Order in 1971 until 1996. He ran for the leadership of the Ulster Unionist Party in 1996 but lost to David Trimble and was later a critic of the Good Friday Agreement.

Materials

paper

Place Collected

Northern Ireland: County Antrim: Belfast
Belfast

Catalogue Number

BELUM.W2011.2034

Copyright

National Museums NI