Camera Workers, 1858-1950

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

Ogilvie, William[1]

Male 1846 - 1912  (66 years)


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  • Name Ogilvie, William 
    Born 7 Apr 1846  Ottawa, ON Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Died 13 Nov 1912  Winnipeg, MB Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I93  Camera Workers | O, vol. 1, 1858-1900
    Last Modified 20 Dec 2016 

  • Notes 
    • STATUS: Institutional (visit).
    • BIOGRAPHICAL SUMMARY: A Dominion Land Surveyor, he was equipped with a camera as early as 1885. In 1887 he was provided with an "Ideal Camera & lens" at a cost of $72. Ogilvie served as Commissioner of Yukon Territory from 1898 to 1901.

  • Sources 
    1. [S152] COLLECTION: OOA (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S839] Alberta Land Surveyors' Association (Web site) (Reliability: 3), 20 Dec 2016.
      "William Ogilvie" biography; URL: http://albertalandsurveyhistory.ca/index.php?title=William_Ogilvie