Camera Workers, 1858-1950

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

Paull, Alfred Albert[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6]

Male 1870 - 1958  (88 years)


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  • Name Paull, Alfred Albert 
    Born 1870  Jersey, UK Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • Birth date deduced from BC Archives death registration record index.
    Gender Male 
    Where Active (Non-Specific Address) 1902-1903  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Where Active (Non-Specific Address) 1913-1916  Rossland, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Where Active (Non-Specific Address) 1920-1923  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 18 Jun 1958  New Westminster, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Association Albert Studio (Relationship: Owner) 
    Person ID I576  Camera Workers | P, vol. 2, 1901-1950
    Last Modified 5 Jan 2017 

  • Notes 
    • STATUS: Commercial.
    • BIOGRAPHICAL SUMMARY: The New Westminster Dec 1903 Columbian described him, along with a portrait:

      A.A. Paull, photographer, though a native of Jersey, left the Old Country when two years old, and until 1892 lived in London, Ont. [Ontario], where he learned the trade of cabinet maker. His next move was to British Columbia, and he has resided there since then, doing a good business as a photographer.

      Between 1921-1923 he operated as the Albert Studio.
    • IDENTIFYING MARKS: Photo mount at bottom may bear imprint "Little Nugget Paull The Potographer Nanaimo, B.C." Print surface may be titled, dated and credited "Copyright H.W. Roozeboom." H.W. Roozeboom was a post-1950 Vancouver commercial photographer and cinematographer who bought up various negative collections of earlier photographers, particularly those who photographed the logging industry. [1, 9]
    • REFERENCES: VL1913, 1916/Rossland; VL1920, Vancouver; BVIPA Death registration record no. 1958-09-007414 (microfilm reel no. B13237); Columbian (New Westminster), 1903 12/72; D.M. Stewart, 1996.12.15.

  • Sources 
    1. [S134] COLLECTION: BVA (Reliability: 3).
      Albert Paull Collection

    2. [S339] Voters List, (Victoria, B.C.: Province of British Columbia, 1874-), Ref. NW 324.1 B862., 1913.
      Rossland

    3. [S339] Voters List, (Victoria, B.C.: Province of British Columbia, 1874-), Ref. NW 324.1 B862., 1916.
      Rossland

    4. [S339] Voters List, (Victoria, B.C.: Province of British Columbia, 1874-), Ref. NW 324.1 B862., 1920.
      Vancouver

    5. [S663] (New Westminster) British Columbian, 72, Dec 1903.

    6. [S895] Family Photo Reunion (Web site) (Reliability: 3).
      "'Little Nugget,' A.A. Paul, Photographer, Nanaimo, BC, Circa 1901
      URL (accessed 5 Jan 2017): https://familyphotoreunion.blogspot.ca/2012/03/little-nugget-aa-paul-photographer.html

    7. [S882] theislandwiki (Web site) (Reliability: 3), 5 Jan 2016.
      "Descendants of James Paull"
      URL (accessed 5 Jan 2016): http://www.theislandwiki.org/index.php/Descendants_of_James_Paull

    8. [S652] BVIPA death registration index.
      Registration no. 1958-09-007414 (microfilm reel B13237)

    9. [S895] Family Photo Reunion (Web site) (Reliability: 3).
      "'Little Nugget,' A.A. Paul, Photographer, Nanaimo, BC, Circa 1901
      URL (accessed 5 Jan 2017): https://familyphotoreunion.blogspot.ca/2012/03/little-nugget-aa-paul-photographer.html