Camera Workers, 1858-1950

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

Welsh and Company[1, 2, 3, 4, 5]

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  • Name Welsh and Company  
    Gender Unknown 
    Business Address/Year 1895-1899  New Westminster, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    437 Columbia St.
    New Westminster, BC
    Association Welsh, Howard Milton (Relationship: Owner) 
    Association Cornish, John Charles (Relationship: Employee; Successor) 
    Association Welsh, K. (Relationship: Retoucher) 
    Person ID I21  Camera Workers | W, vol. 1, 1858-1900
    Last Modified 26 May 2023 

  • Photos
    Welsh and Company portrait of John Howard Godfrey, aged 3 years, ca. 1898.
    Welsh and Company portrait of John Howard Godfrey, aged 3 years, ca. 1898.
    This is one of two poses taken at the same time. In the other pose, he is dressed in a different outfit and holding the lacrosse stick which is at his feet in this pose. Courtesy of City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 162-10.

  • Notes 
    • STATUS: Studio.
    • BIOGRAPHICAL SUMMARY: This company was established by H.M. Welsh. One of his employees, J.C. Cornish, took over the studio in the early 1900s.
    • IDENTIFYING MARKS: "Welsh & Co. New Westminster B.C." at bottom front of card mount.

  • Sources 
    1. [S34] WIL95, (Victoria, B.C.: Williams' B.C. Directory Co., 1895).

    2. [S36] HEN97, (Victoria, B.C.: Henderson Publishing Co., 1897).

    3. [S37] WIL97, (Victoria, B.C.: Williams' B.C. Directory Co., 1897).

    4. [S38] HEN98, (Victoria, B.C.: Henderson Publishing Co., 1898).

    5. [S39] HEN99, (Victoria, B.C.: Henderson Publishing Co., 1899).