Camera Workers, 1858-1950

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

Frank, Bernard[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18]

Male 1879 - 1946  (66 years)


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  • Name Frank, Bernard 
    Born 25 Apr 1879  Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [19
    Gender Male 
    Business Address/Year 1919-1927  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    533 Granville St., no. 44 (Leigh-Spencer Building)
    Commercial Photo Company
    Vancouver, BC
    Canada 
    Business Address/Year 1928-1945  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    553 Granville St., no. 44 (Exchange Building)
    Leonard Frank Photos
    Vancouver, BC
    Canada 
    Died 20 Feb 1946  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [19
    Buried 22 Feb 1946  Schara Tzedeck Cemetery, Burnaby, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [19
    Association Commercial Photo Company (Relationship: Co-proprietor) 
    Association Frank, Leonard Juda (Relationship: Brother) 
    Association Leonard Frank Photos (Relationship: Proprietor) 
    Person ID I1640  Camera Workers
    Last Modified 29 Apr 2020 

  • Notes 
    • STATUS: Commercial.
    • BIOGRAPHICAL SUMMARY: He was listed as a co-proprietor of the Commercial Photo Company between 1919 and 1923. Beginning in 1923 he also acted as an accountant for the company. According to his death registration record he had worked as a photographer for 50 years up until a few days before his death or since around 1896. He was the brother of famed Alberni and Vancouver landscape photographer Leonard Frank.

  • Sources 
    1. [S752] HENVAN19, (Vancouver: Henderson Directory Co., 1919), 533.
      Vancouver: Frank Bernard of Commercial Photo Co r 709 Dunsmuir

    2. [S738] WRI19, (Vancouver, BC: Wrigley Directories, c1919).
      Vancouver: not listed

    3. [S753] HENVAN20, (Vancouver: Henderson Directory Co., 1920), 580.
      Vancouver

    4. [S739] WRI20, (Vancouver, BC: Wrigley Directories, c1920).
      Vancouver: not listed

    5. [S754] HENVAN21, (Vancouver: Henderson Directory Co., 1921), 638.
      Vancouver

    6. [S741] WRI21, (Vancouver, BC: Wrigley Directories, c1921), 841.
      Vancouver

    7. [S755] HENVAN22, (Vancouver: Henderson Directory Co., 1922), 679.
      Vancouver

    8. [S742] WRI22, (Vancouver, BC: Wrigley Directories, c1922), 896.
      Vancouver

    9. [S756] HENVAN23, (Vancouver: Henderson Directory Co., 1923), 692.
      Vancouver

    10. [S809] WRI23, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1923), 1140.
      Vancouver: Frank Bernard acct Com Photog Co r 709 Dunsmuir

    11. [S757] WRI24, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1924), 815.
      Vancouver

    12. [S758] WRI25, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1925), 842.
      Vancouver

    13. [S759] WRI26, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1926), 895.
      Vancouver

    14. [S760] WRI27, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1927), 927.
      Vancouver

    15. [S761] WRI28, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1928), 1050.
      Vancouver: Frank Bernard of Leonard Frank Photos h 34, 709 Dunsmuir

    16. [S778] SUN44, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1944), 662.
      Vancouver: Frank Bernard prop L Frank Photos h 34, 709 Dunsmuir

    17. [S779] SUN45, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1945), 669.
      Vancouver: Frank Bernard prop L Frank Photos h 9, 1245 Bute

    18. [S714] SUN46, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1946).
      Vancouver: not listed

    19. [S652] BVIPA death registration index.
      Registration no. 1946-09-003208 (microfilm B13189); digital facsimile URL (accessed 27 Apr 2020): http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/78e163b5-2078-4aaa-8c89-466078adfa65