Camera Workers, 1858-1950

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

Frank Gowen Company Ltd.[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6]



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  • Name Frank Gowen Company Ltd.  
    Gender Unknown 
    Business Address/Year 1919  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    553 Granville St.
    54 (Central Building)
    Vancouver, BC
    Canada 
    Business Address/Year 1920  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    553 Granville St.
    52 (Leigh-Spencer Building)
    Vancouver, BC
    Canada 
    Association Gowen, Frank Henry (Relationship: Proprietor) 
    Person ID I1307  Camera Workers | F, vol. 2, 1901-1950
    Last Modified 14 Aug 2018 

  • Notes 
    • STATUS: Commercial.
    • BIOGRAPHICAL SUMMARY: Frank Gowen Company was a photography firm in Vancouver operated by Frank Gowen from 1919 to 1920. It specialized in commercial and scenic photography. Between 1914 and 1919 Frank Gowen photographed under his own name. Frank Gowen Company was superseded by the Gowen Sutton Company Ltd. in 1920.

  • Sources 
    1. [S89] MemoryBC, (Archives Association of BC).
      Authority record, F. Gowen Company; URL (accessed 14 Aug 2018): https://www.memorybc.ca/f-gowen-company

    2. [S558] Thirkell and Scullion (2001), Fred Thirkell and Bob Scullion, (Surrey, B.C.: Heritage House, 2001).

    3. [S752] HENVAN19, (Vancouver: Henderson Directory Co., 1919).
      Vancouver: not listed

    4. [S738] WRI19, (Vancouver, BC: Wrigley Directories, c1919), 828.
      Vancouver: "Gowen F Co Ltd F Gowen mgr com and scenic photographers 54, 553 Granville"

    5. [S753] HENVAN20, (Vancouver: Henderson Directory Co., 1920), 605.
      Vancouver: "Gowen F Co Ltd F Gowen mgr comn photogrs 52, 553 Granville"

    6. [S739] WRI20, (Vancouver, BC: Wrigley Directories, c1920), 819.
      Vancouver: "Gowen F Co Ltd F Gowen mgr com and scenic photographers 52 553 Granville"