Camera Workers, 1858-1950

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

Badlam, Miss Maude I.[1]

Female 1868? -

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  • Name Badlam, Maude I. 
    • VARIANT NAME: Badlam, Maud I. [2]
    Title Miss 
    Born 1868?  California Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Female 
    Where Active (Non-Specific Address) Jul 1889  Alaska Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Association Willoughby, Richard G. (Relationship: Undefined) 
    Association Taber, Isaiah West (Relationship: Undefined) 
    Person ID I343  Camera Workers | B, vol. 1, 1858-1900
    Last Modified 15 Feb 2017 

  • Notes 
    • STATUS: Amateur (visit).
    • BIOGRAPHICAL SUMMARY: A passenger on the cruise ship Ancon to Glacier Bay, Alaska, she photographed a mirage at Muir Glacier on 23 Jul 1889. Her father[?], Alexander Badlam, published this image in Chapter 10 of his book The Wonders of Alaska (1891). Also reproduced in this chapter are the purportedly mirage images taken in 1888 and 1889 respectively by R.G. Willoughby and one of the I.W. Taber and Company photographers.

  • Sources 
    1. [S189] Badlam (1891), Badlam, Alexander, (San Francisco, Calif.: Published for the Author, 1891).

    2. [S966] United States Census, 1880.
      State of California, Enumeration district no. 53, San Francisco, p. 7, line 5