Camera Workers, 1858-1950

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

Read, Lyman Cary[1, 2, 3, 4]

Male 1851 - 1924  (72 years)


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  • Name Read, Lyman Cary 
    • VARIANT NAME: Read, L.C.
    Born 2 Mar 1851  West Windsor, VT Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6, 7
    Gender Male 
    Marriage 20 Jun 1877  Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Bride: Alice J. Niblet 
    Where Active (Non-Specific Address) 1909-1923  Atlin, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 6 Jan 1924  Seattle, WA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Buried Sheddsville Cemetery, West Windsor, VT Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Person ID I756  Camera Workers | R, vol. 1, 1858-1900
    Last Modified 4 Apr 2017 

  • Notes 
    • STATUS: Commercial.
    • BIOGRAPHICAL SUMMARY: According to the University of Washington, he was a musician, also borne out by his 1877 marriage registration record. He worked in Atlin around the time of the First World War. G.M. Taylor may have purchased his studio and assets prior to his death.

  • Sources 
    1. [S55] COLLECTION: BATM.

    2. [S169] COLLECTION: UWL.
      Lyman Cary Read photographs of mountains near Atlin,
      B.C., Canada, 1916-1917; URL (accessed 4 Apr 2017):
      http://archiveswest.orbiscascade.org/ark:/80444/xv10623/pdf

    3. [S809] WRI23, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1923), 59.
      Atlin: "Read L C photographer"

    4. [S757] WRI24, (Vancouver: Wrigley Directories, 1924), 49.
      Atlin: "Read L C photographer"

    5. [S667] FamilySearch.org (Web site), Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
      "Vermont Vital Records, 1760-1954" [marriage]; URL (accessed 4 Apr 2017): https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XFQ4-3CK

    6. [S985] United States Census, 1900.
      State of Washington, County of Whitman, Township precinct no. 36, Colfax City, Enumeration district no. 95, sheet no. 16, line 81

    7. [S832] Find a Grave (Web site).
      URL (accessed 4 Apr 2017): https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=75949134

    8. [S667] FamilySearch.org (Web site), Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
      "Washington Death Certificates, 1907-1960"; URL (accessed 4 Apr 2017): https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:N3GG-ZXD