Camera Workers, 1858-1950

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

[Unidentified Victoria portrait studio][1]



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  • Name [Unidentified Victoria portrait studio]  
    Gender Unknown 
    Business Address/Year 1878  Victoria, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    Government St.
    near James Bay Bridge
    Victoria, BC
    Canada 
    Person ID I363  Camera Workers | U, vol. 1, 1858-1900
    Last Modified 20 Dec 2016 

  • Documents
    Ad, Victoria <i>Daily Standard</i>, 1878 08 22, p. 4
    Ad, Victoria Daily Standard, 1878 08 22, p. 4
    Ad for an unidentified Victoria photograph portrait studio, 22 Aug 1878.

  • Notes 
    • STATUS: Commercial.
    • BIOGRAPHICAL SUMMARY: A Victoria newspaper ad in August 1878 identified a "new photograph gallery, Government street, near James Bay Bridge." The portrait studio was offering "36 Gem Pictures for 50 cents", along with "all sizes of pictures ... [and] children taken in one second."
    • FORMATS: Portraits.

  • Sources 
    1. [S661] (Victoria) Daily Standard, 4, 22 Aug 1878.
      JUST THINK! 36 Gem Pictures for 50 cents at the new photograph gallery, Government street, near James Bay Bridge! All sizes of pictures taken there; children taken in one second.