Camera Workers, 1858-1950

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

Thom, Adam B.[1, 2]

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  • Name Thom, Adam B. 
    • VARIANT NAME: Thom, Alexander B.
    Gender Male 
    Business Address/Year 1894-1897?  Regina, SK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Business Address/Year 1897-1900+  Brandon, MB Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Where Active (Non-Specific Address) Feb 1887  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    Business Address/Year 1884-1894  Winnipeg, MB Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Home Address/Year 1880s?-1894  Winnipeg, MB Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Business Address/Year 1898  Wawanesa, MB Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Where Active (Non-Specific Address) 1880s-1890s?  Rocky Mountains, Canada; Selkirk Mountains, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Association Bingham and Thom (Relationship: Partner) 
    Person ID I390  Camera Workers | T, vol. 1, 1858-1900
    Last Modified 30 Dec 2016 

  • Notes 
    • STATUS: Commercial.
    • BIOGRAPHICAL SUMMARY: The son of Dr. A. Thom of Winnipeg, Adam was educated in Scotland. He formed a partnership with Fred V. Bingham (Bingham & Thom) in 1884 with headquarters in Winnipeg. The partnership was dissolved in 1886. Thom travelled widely and visited Vancouver in Feb 1887. He was at Glacier House the same time as Lord Stanley in Oct 1889.
    • IDENTIFYING MARKS: print surface may be numbered, captioned and marked "Thom, Winnipeg." Stereograph card mounts may be imprinted on right edge with "Photographed and Published by A.B. Thom Official Photographer of the C.P.R. Winnipeg".
    • FORMATS: Stereographs; albumen prints.
    • REFERENCES: Vancouver News, 1887 02 16/4; World, 1889 10 28/1; Dempsey (1978).

  • Sources 
    1. [S46] COLLECTION: BVIPA (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S45] COLLECTION: BVAA (Reliability: 3).