Camera Workers, 1858-1950

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

Russell, Vincent Calhoun[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 43, 44, 45]

Male 1883 - 1970  (86 years)


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  • Name Russell, Vincent Calhoun 
    Born 28 Oct 1883  Manchester, Eng., UK Find all individuals with events at this location  [46, 47
    Gender Male 
    Marriage 24 Nov 1909  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [46
    Bride: Frances Caldwell 
    Business Address/Year 1914  New Westminster, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    613 Columbia St., no. 6
    New Westminster, BC
    Canada 
    Business Address/Year 1915  New Westminster, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address undetermined 
    Business Address/Year 1916-1917  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address undetermined 
    Business Address/Year 1918-1919  New Westminster, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    Columbia St. (Smith Block)
    Russell Photo Studio
    New Westminster, BC
    Canada 
    Business Address/Year 1920-1921  New Westminster, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    625 Columbia St.
    New Westminster, BC
    Canada 
    Business Address/Year 1922-1923  New Westminster, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    517 Columbia St.
    New Westminster, BC
    Canada 
    Business Address/Year 1924  New Westminster, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    624 Columbia St.
    New Westminster, BC
    Canada 
    Business Address/Year 1926-1930  Cranbrook, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Business Address/Year 1932-1939  Penticton, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Business Address/Year 1941  New Westminster, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    657 Columbia St.
    Stride Studios
    New Westminster, BC
    Canada 
    Business Address/Year 1942  New Westminster, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address undetermined 
    Business Address/Year 1943-1946  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    1900 Commercial Dr.
    Vincent Studio
    Vancouver, BC
    Canada 
    Business Address/Year 1947  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    3558 Kingsway
    Kingsway Photo Studio
    Vancouver, BC
    Canada 
    Business Address/Year 1949  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    1245 Kingsway
    Circle Photo Studio
    Vancouver, BC
    Canada 
    Business Address/Year 1950  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Continued past 1950 
    Address:
    1285 Kingsway
    Circle Photo Studio
    Vancouver, BC
    Canada 
    Died 6 Sep 1970  Burnaby, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [47
    Buried 10 Sep 1970  Ocean View Cemetery, Burnaby, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [47
    Association Russell Photo Studio (Relationship: Proprietor) 
    Association Photo-Crafts (Relationship: Co-proprietor; Proprietor) 
    Association Stride Studios (Relationship: Photographer) 
    Association Vincent Studio (Relationship: Proprietor) 
    Association Kingsway Photo Studio (Relationship: Proprietor) 
    Association Circle Photo Studio (Relationship: Proprietor) 
    Association Circle Photo Studio (Relationship: Proprietor) 
    Person ID I1713  Camera Workers | R, vol. 2, 1901-1950
    Last Modified 30 May 2020 

  • Notes 
    • STATUS: Commercial.
    • BIOGRAPHICAL SUMMARY: According to the 1911 and 1921 Canada censuses he immigrated in 1889. In the 1911 census he gave his occupation as a collector for a wholesale business. He was first listed as a photographer in New Westminster in the 1914 business directory.
      He had a long career as a photographer at various locations in the province from the Lower Mainland (Vancouver and New Westminster) to Penticton in the Okanagan Valley and Cranbrook in the East Kootenays.
      The 1926 and 1927 business directories list him in Cranbrook as a proprietor of Photo-Crafts.
      In the 1935 business directory two of his children, Dorothea M. Russell and Vincent Robert Russell, were employed by him.

  • Sources 
    1. [S45] COLLECTION: BVAA.
      Print

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

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

    4. [S339] Voters List, (Victoria, B.C.: Province of British Columbia, 1874-), Ref. NW 324.1 B862., 1933.
      Penticton

    5. [S722] Census of Canada 1911.
      Province of BC, District no. 12, Enumeration district no. Supplementary in South Vancouver, p. 55, line 23

    6. [S917] Census of Canada 1921.
      Province of BC, District no. 20 New Westminster, Enumeration sub-district no. 61 in New Westminster City, p. 10, line 27

    7. [S797] HENVAN12, (Vancouver: Henderson Publishing, 1912), 1167.
      Vancouver: Russell Vincent C emp Bradstreet Co h 4130 John

    8. [S746] HENVAN13, (Vancouver: Henderson Directory Co., 1913).
      New Westminster and Vancouver: not listed

    9. [S747] HENVAN14, (Vancouver: Henderson Directory Co., 1914), 1703.
      New Westminster: Russell Vincent C photogr 6, 613 Columbia r same

    10. [S748] HENVAN15, (Vancouver: Henderson Directory Co., 1915), 945.
      New Westminster: Russell Vincent C photogr New Westminster h 1, 388 Earles N (Collingwood)

    11. [S749] HENVAN16, (Vancouver: Henderson Directory Co., 1916), 881.
      Vancouver: Russell Vincent C photogr h 1, 388 Earles N

    12. [S750] HENVAN17, (Vancouver: Henderson Directory Co., 1917), 750.
      Vancouver: Russell Vincent C photogr h 3643 5th Av W

    13. [S740] WRI18, (Vancouver, BC: Wrigley Directories, c1918), 325.
      New Westminster: Russell Photo Studio Smith Blk Columbia street
      New Westminster: not listed

    14. [S738] WRI19, (Vancouver, BC: Wrigley Directories, c1919), 449.
      New Westminster: Russell Photo Studio Smith blk Columbia St
      New Westminster: not listed

    15. [S739] WRI20, (Vancouver, BC: Wrigley Directories, c1920), 456.
      New Westminster: Russell Vincent C photog 625 Columbia

    16. [S741] WRI21, (Vancouver, BC: Wrigley Directories, c1921), 470.
      New Westminster: Russell Vincent C photographer 625 Columbia

    17. [S742] WRI22, (Vancouver, BC: Wrigley Directories, c1922), 515.
      New Westminster: Russell Vincent C photog 517 Columbia

    18. [S809] WRI23, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1923), 434.
      New Westminster: Russell Vincent C photogr 517 Columbia r 861 8th av

    19. [S757] WRI24, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1924), 247.
      New Westminster: Russell Vincent C photogr 624 Columbia r 609 Belmont

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

    21. [S759] WRI26, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1926), 98.
      Cranbrook: Russell V C of Photo-Crafts

    22. [S760] WRI27, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1927), 92.
      Cranbrook: Russell V C of Photo-Crafts

    23. [S761] WRI28, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1928), 263.
      Cranbrook: Russell V C photog

    24. [S762] WRI29, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1929), 288.
      Cranbrook: Russell V C photog

    25. [S763] WRI30, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1930), 282.
      Cranbrook: Russell V C photog

    26. [S764] WRI31, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1931).
      Cranbrook and Penticton: not listed

    27. [S765] WRI32, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1932), 428.
      Penticton: Russell Vincent C photographer

    28. [S768] SUN34, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1934), 538.
      Penticton: Russell Vincent C photog
      Penticton: Russell Dorothea M emp V C Russell

    29. [S769] SUN35, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1935), 661.
      Penticton: Russell Vincent C photog
      Penticton: Russell Dorothea M emp V C Russell
      Penticton: Russell V Robt emp V C Russell

    30. [S770] SUN36, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1936), 334.
      Penticton: Russell Vincent C photog
      New Westminster: not listed

    31. [S771] SUN37, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1937), 279.
      Penticton: Russell Vincent C photog

    32. [S772] SUN38, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1938), 447.
      Penticton: Russell Vincent C photog

    33. [S773] SUN39, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1939), 238.
      Penticton: Russell Vincent C prop Russell's Studio
      Vancouver: not listed

    34. [S774] SUN40, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1940).
      Burnaby, New Westminster and Vancouver: not listed

    35. [S775] SUN41, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1941), 1602.
      Burnaby and New Westminster: Russell Vincent C photog Stride Studios h 22, 32 6th St

    36. [S776] SUN42, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1942), 1612.
      Burnaby and New Westminster: Russell Vincent C (Frances) photog h 1015 Napanee

    37. [S777] SUN43, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1943), 1071.
      Vancouver: Russell Vincent C (Frances) prop Vincent Studio h 1900 Coml

    38. [S778] SUN44, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1944), 1011.
      Vancouver: Russell Vincent C (Frances) prop Vincent Studio h 1900 Coml

    39. [S779] SUN45, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1945), 1124.
      Vancouver: Vincent Studio (V C Russell) photog 1900 Coml
      Page with name missing in online directory

    40. [S714] SUN46, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1946), 1128.
      Vancouver: Russell Vincent C (Frances) prop Vincent Studio h 1337 Walnut

    41. [S715] SUN47, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1947), 982.
      Vancouver: Russell Vincent C (Frances) prop Kway Photo Studio h 1337 Walnut

    42. [S780] SUN48, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1948).
      Burnaby, New Westminster and Vancouver: not listed

    43. [S811] BCVAN49, (Vancouver: B.C. Directories, [1949?]), 497.
      Vancouver: Russell Vincent C (Frances C) prop Circle Photo Studio h 1248? Kway

    44. [S808] BCVAN50, (Vancouver : B.C. Directories, 1950), 498.
      Vancouver: Russell Vincent C (Frances C) prop Circle Photo Studio h 1285 Kway

    45. [S1025] BCVAN51, (Vancouver, BC: B.C. Directories, 1951), 498.
      Vancouver: Russell Vincent C (Frances C) prop Circle Photo Studio h 1285 Kway

    46. [S670] BVIPA marriage registration.
      Registration no. 1909-09-059721 (microfilm B11374); digital facsimile URL (accessed 28 May 2020): http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/a38297ea-94ab-4f59-8a4e-17a6138986a6

    47. [S652] BVIPA death registration index.
      Registration no. 1970-09-012348 (microfilm B13305); digital facsimile URL (accessed 28 May 2020): http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/6a35349c-6989-4ec3-b607-d71d8df41440