Camera Workers, 1858-1950

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

Bullen, Harry Elder[1, 2]


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  • Name Bullen, Harry Elder 
    Gender Male 
    Association Deacon, Lucy (Relationship: Spouse; Employee) 
    Association Bishop and Christie (Relationship: Photographer) 
    Association Bullen and Lamb (Relationship: Partner) 
    Person ID I1343  Camera Workers | B, vol. 2, 1901-1950
    Last Modified 8 Sep 2018 

  • Notes 
    • STATUS: Commercial; Printer.
    • BIOGRAPHICAL SUMMARY: He was a partner in the Broadbridge-Bullen Photo Company in 1909, then formed his own company the following year (Bullen Photo Company). From 1910 to 1912 he was in partnership as Bullen and Lamb. He worked for the BC Electric Railway as a clerk and photographer in 1913 and 1914, then may have operated on his own as a photographer in 1915. By 1916 he was employed as a photographer by Bishop and Christie, but was listed as a printer for that company the next year. Between 1921-1923 he was a photographer for the Canadian Photo Company.
      He married one of his employees, Lucy Deacon, 20 years his junior, in 1941.

  • Sources 
    1. [S45] COLLECTION: BVAA.

    2. [S339] Voters List, (Victoria, B.C.: Province of British Columbia, 1874-), Ref. NW 324.1 B862., 1920, 1924, 1928.