Camera Workers, 1858-1950

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

Partridge, William Henry[1, 2]

Male 1858 - 1939  (81 years)


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  • Name Partridge, William Henry 
    Born 21 Sep 1858  Wheeling, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Gender Male 
    Where Active (Non-Specific Address) 1886; 1887?  Alaska Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Where Active (Non-Specific Address) 1883-1887  Portland, OR Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Where Active (Non-Specific Address) 1887-1914  Boston, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Died 20 Dec 1939  Wellesley, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Association Partridge, Samuel C. (Relationship: Brother) 
    Association Partridge, Edward J. (Relationship: Brother; Partner) 
    Person ID I747  Camera Workers | P, vol. 1, 1858-1900
    Last Modified 5 Jan 2017 

  • Notes 
    • STATUS: Commercial.
    • BIOGRAPHICAL SUMMARY: In 1883 he moved from San Francisco to Portland, OR, and established a studio with his brother E.J. Partridge. He photographed in southeast Alaska in 1886 and possibly in 1887, in the latter year perhaps with his brother.
    • IDENTIFYING MARKS: Print surface may be numbered; mount may be marked "Partridge Photo" with location of photo and photographer's business address. [5]

  • Sources 
    1. [S43] COLLECTION: AHL (Reliability: 3).
      Collection PCA 88 (prints).

    2. [S169] COLLECTION: UWL (Reliability: 3).
      Collection PH0322.

    3. [S855] ArchiveGrid (Web site), (OCLC Research) (Reliability: 3).
      William H. Partridge photograph collection, 1886-1887; URL (accessed 5 Jan 2017): https://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/50639884

    4. [S894] Polito (1983), Ronald Polito, (Boston, MA: R. Polito, 1983) (Reliability: 3), 5 Jan 2016.

    5. [S169] COLLECTION: UWL (Reliability: 3).
      "Tlingit mission students pose with Sheldon Jackson on porch of Sheldon Jackson Institute, Sitka, Alaska, 1887"
      Digital facsimile URL (accessed 5 Jan 2017): http://digitalcollections.lib.washington.edu/cdm/ref/collection/loc/id/1811