Camera Workers, 1858-1950

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

Vogee, Anton[1, 2, 3]

Male 1867 - 1950  (~ 83 years)

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  • Name Vogee, Anton 
    • VARIANT NAME: Vogee's Photographic Gallery.
    Born Jul 1867  Norway Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Business Address/Year 1899-1900  Atlin, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Pearl St.
    corner of Second St. (Atlin tent gallery)
    Atlin, BC
    Where Active (Non-Specific Address) 1899-1900  Atlin; Bennett; Discovery (Pine City); Alaska; Yukon Territory Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 10 Oct 1950  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Association Garrison, A.A. (Relationship: Employee) 
    Person ID I548  Camera Workers | V, vol. 1, 1858-1900
    Last Modified 21 Dec 2016 

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 10 Oct 1950 - Vancouver, BC Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Notes 
    • STATUS: Commercial.
    • BIOGRAPHICAL SUMMARY: He maintained branch studios at Atlin, Bennett and Pine City (Discovery). The studio at Pine City was managed by A.A. Garrison. Vogee's main occupation, however, was that of a sign painter and wall paper dealer. He was active in the towns of Dawson, Skagway and Whitehorse between 1898-1902 and left for Norway with his family in 1908.
    • IDENTIFYING MARKS: print surface usually captioned, numbered and marked "Vogee" or "Vogee Photo."

  • Sources 
    1. [S692] Correspondence, David Mattison (Reliability: 3), 26 Mar 1982.
      letter from Yukon Archives.

    2. [S46] COLLECTION: BVIPA (Reliability: 3), 21 Dec 2016.
      Copy prints from YWA.

    3. [S174] COLLECTION: YWA (Reliability: 3), 21 Dec 2016.
      Glass negatives and digital facsimiles. Yukon Archives Images Database Anton Vogee Fonds URL (accessed 21 Dec 2016):