Camera Workers, 1858-1950

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

Porter, Alma Thomas[1]

Male 1892 - 1971  (78 years)


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  • Name Porter, Alma Thomas 
    Born 5 Sep 1892  Victoria, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Where Active (Non-Specific Address) 1910s?  Victoria, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Marriage Aug? 1915  King County, WA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Bride: Pearl May Stevens 
    Died 2 Aug 1971  Victoria, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Buried 5 Aug 1971  Royal Oak Burial Park, Saanich, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I1768  Camera Workers | P, vol. 2, 1901-1950
    Last Modified 6 Jul 2020 

  • Notes 
    • STATUS: Amateur.
    • BIOGRAPHICAL SUMMARY: He worked as a commercial and newspaper printer for much of his career in Victoria.
    • FORMATS: Postcards.
    • IDENTIFYING MARKS: Print surface may be captioned "Porter cards". [1]

  • Sources 
    1. [S303] Grant (2002), Peter Grant, (Victoria, B.C.: TouchWood Editions, 2002).

    2. [S725] BVIPA birth registration.
      Registration no. 1892-09-006083 (microfilm B13810)

    3. [S666] BVIPA archival records.
      GR-1490, Pioneer medallion application forms; digital facsimile URL (accessed 5 Jul 2020): https://search-bcarchives.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/alma-thomas-porter-victoria

    4. [S652] BVIPA death registration index.
      Registration no. 1971-09-011326 (microfilm B13312); digital facsimile URL (accessed 5 July 2020): http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/21a74e4d-38a7-4e2e-a2bb-9651fbfd72eb

    5. [S924] Ancestry.ca (Web site).
      Washington, County Marriages, 1855-2008, King county, Marriage license register 1915, vol. 35