British Columbian (New Westminster), 20 March 1869
Withrow's studio was the first in the Vancouver area. He operated in what is now North Vancouver.
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The portrait studio of Mrs. R. (Hannah) Maynard was a Victoria fixture from the early 1860s to the early 1910s when she retired. She tended chiefly to the portrait work while her husband Richard, who also operated a boot and shoe store, gathered landscape views in BC and Alaska.