Camera Workers, 1858-1950

The British Columbia, Alaska and Yukon Photographic Directory, 1858-1950

Muirhead, Charles H.[1, 2, 3, 4]

Male 1872 - 1957  (84 years)


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  • Name Muirhead, Charles H. 
    Born 28 Aug 1872  near Helenburgh, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Where Active (Non-Specific Address) 1896-1906  Sidney, BC; Bennett, BC Atlin, BC; Whitehorse, YT Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 26 Apr 1957  Portland, OR Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Association Muirhead, Lewis Potter Jr. (Relationship: Brother) 
    Association Muirhead Brothers (Relationship: Partner) 
    Person ID I130  Camera Workers | M, vol. 1, 1858-1900
    Last Modified 29 Jan 2017 

  • Notes 
    • STATUS: Commercial.
    • BIOGRAPHICAL SUMMARY: He arrived in the USA in 1893 with his brother L.P. Muirhead. A partner in the Muirhead Brothers, he won an amateur photo contest in Jan 1900. His address was given as Atlin, BC. After the partnership in Atlin dissolved, C.H. settled in Wenatchee, WA.

  • Sources 
    1. [S35] HOD96, (Vancouver, B.C.: Hodgson and Co., 1896).

    2. [S692] Correspondence, David Mattison.
      Letter, Yukon Archives to Mattison, 26 Mar 1982.
      1936 C.H.M. correspondence via Michael Cirelli, Seattle, WA, 11 Dec 1995.
      US Census data via Michael Cirelli, Seattle, WA, 11 Dec 1995.

    3. [S940] Leslie's Weekly, 16, 8 Jan 1900.

    4. [S941] (Washington) Wenatchee Daily World, 2, 28 Apr 1957.
      Obit.