Camera Workers, 1858-1950

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

Bishop and Christie[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13]

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  • Name Bishop and Christie  
    • VARIANT NAME: Bishop and Christie, Limited.
    Gender Male 
    Business Address/Year 1910-1921  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    421 Granville Street
    Vancouver, BC
    Canada 
    Association Bullen, Harry Elder (Relationship: Photographer) 
    Association Wilson, Alexander (Relationship: Photographer) 
    Person ID I1508  Camera Workers | B, vol. 2, 1901-1950
    Last Modified 11 Feb 2020 

  • Notes 
    • STATUS: Photo supplier.
    • BIOGRAPHICAL SUMMARY: Partnership of J.C. Bishop, a picture framer, and D.H. Christie. Although in business as a supply house, this firm employed photographers on staff. Alexander Wilson was a photographer between 1913 and 1915 when he enlisted in the Canadian Expeditionary Force. H.E. Bullen, for example, was listed as a photographer in 1916.
      Beginning with the 1921 Vancouver business directory, the firm was listed as Camera and Arts, Limited.

  • Sources 
    1. [S732] HEN10, (Vancouver: Henderson Publishing, 1910), 1113.
      Vancouver: Bishop Joseph C art goods 421 Granville

    2. [S698] HENVAN10, (Vancouver: Henderson Publishing, 1910), 547.
      Vancouver

    3. [S795] HENVAN11, (Vancouver: Henderson Publishing, 1911), 482.
      Vancouver

    4. [S797] HENVAN12, (Vancouver: Henderson Publishing, 1912), 569.
      Vancouver

    5. [S746] HENVAN13, (Vancouver: Henderson Directory Co., 1913), 615.
      Vancouver

    6. [S749] HENVAN16, (Vancouver: Henderson Directory Co., 1916), 490.
      Vancouver

    7. [S750] HENVAN17, (Vancouver: Henderson Directory Co., 1917), 373.
      Vancouver

    8. [S753] HENVAN20, (Vancouver: Henderson Directory Co., 1920), 417.
      Vancouver

    9. [S754] HENVAN21, (Vancouver: Henderson Directory Co., 1921), 458.
      Vancouver

    10. [S755] HENVAN22, (Vancouver: Henderson Directory Co., 1922), 492.
      Vancouver: "Bishop & Christie Limited, Now Camera and Arts, Limited. 610 Granville Street, Phone Seymour 4845."

    11. [S756] HENVAN23, (Vancouver: Henderson Directory Co., 1923), 468.
      Vancouver: "Bishop & Christie Limited, Now Camera and Arts, Limited. 610 Granville Street, Phone Seymour 4845."

    12. [S757] WRI24, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1924).
      Vancouver: not listed

    13. [S758] WRI25, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1925).
      Vancouver: not listed