Camera Workers, 1858-1950

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

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As of 3 Mar 2017 all data from volume 1 of http://members.shaw.ca/bchistorian/cw1858-1950.html has been transferred to http://cameraworkers.davidmattison.com.

Photos

 Thumb   Description   Linked to   Last Modified 
Yucho Chow Studio ID, 29 Oct 1939.
Yucho Chow Studio ID, 29 Oct 1939.
From the recto of a photograph mount showing members of the Canadian Chinese Freemasons 9th Annual Convention. City of Vancouver Archives reference code AM1376-: 2018-027.2. 
  11 Sep 2021
W.J. Carpenter's photo identification on a panoramic print, lower left corner, 1908 or 1909.
W.J. Carpenter's photo identification on a panoramic print, lower left corner, 1908 or 1909.
City of Vancouver Archives reference code AM54-S4-: PAN P92.3.
 
  29 Aug 2021
H.T. Devine, 17 Feb 1936.
H.T. Devine, 17 Feb 1936.
City of Vancouver Archives reference code AM54-S4-: Port P341. 
  24 Aug 2021
Hacking Photo Studio display, Pacific National Exhibition, 1922.
Hacking Photo Studio display, Pacific National Exhibition, 1922.
Photographed by the Dominion Photo Company. City of Vancouver Archives reference code AM281-S8-: CVA 180-0064 
  21 Aug 2021
Steffens-Colmer Studios exterior, Mar 1948.
Steffens-Colmer Studios exterior, Mar 1948.
298 Main St., Vancouver; photographed by A.D. Coltman. City of Vancouver Archives reference code: AM1545-S3-: CVA 586-6918 
  21 Aug 2021
A.D. Coltman photographed at the Steffens-Colmer Studios Ltd. with a camera, ca. 1943.
A.D. Coltman photographed at the Steffens-Colmer Studios Ltd. with a camera, ca. 1943.
City of Vancouver Archives reference code: AM1545-S3-: CVA 586-1039 
  21 Aug 2021
Trueman and Caple portrait of Norman Caple, ca. 1890.
Trueman and Caple portrait of Norman Caple, ca. 1890.
City of Vancouver Archives reference code AM1376-: CVA 159-2
 
  18 Aug 2021

Documents

 Thumb   Description   Linked to   Last Modified 
Camera and Arts ad, <i>Wrigley's British Columbia Directory, 1926</i>, p. 758.
Camera and Arts ad, Wrigley's British Columbia Directory, 1926, p. 758.
Also appeared on p. 750 of the Wrigley-Henderson Amalgamated British Columbia Directory, 1924
  10 Sep 2021
Vibraphone Agency ad, <i>Colonist</i>, 2 Dec 1950, p. 25.
Vibraphone Agency ad, Colonist, 2 Dec 1950, p. 25.
G.C. Cherer was listed as the proprietor of this company in the 1951 Victoria business directory. 
  6 Sep 2021
F.J. Hamilton, the provincial manager of the Meyers' Studios in BC, <i>Colonist</i>, 11 Jun 1939, p. 11.
F.J. Hamilton, the provincial manager of the Meyers' Studios in BC, Colonist, 11 Jun 1939, p. 11.
He was also the Vancouver branch manager. 
  27 Aug 2021
Meyers' Studios ad touting its use of Gevaert films, plates and papers, <i>Colonist</i>, 11 Jun 1939, p. 11.
Meyers' Studios ad touting its use of Gevaert films, plates and papers, Colonist, 11 Jun 1939, p. 11.
 
  27 Aug 2021
<i>Colonist</i> near-full page about Meyers' Studios branch openings in Vancouver, Victoria and New Westminster, 11 Jun 1939, p. 11.
Colonist near-full page about Meyers' Studios branch openings in Vancouver, Victoria and New Westminster, 11 Jun 1939, p. 11.
 
  27 Aug 2021
Meyers' Studios ad announcing new branches in Vancouver, Victoria and New Westminster, <i>Colonist</i>, 11 Jun 1939, p. 11.
Meyers' Studios ad announcing new branches in Vancouver, Victoria and New Westminster, Colonist, 11 Jun 1939, p. 11.
 
  27 Aug 2021
F.P. Carbutt ad, <i>The Express</i> (North Vancouver), 31 Dec 1912, p. 6.
F.P. Carbutt ad, The Express (North Vancouver), 31 Dec 1912, p. 6.
 
  19 Aug 2021
Elliott and Baglow ad, <i>Henderson's City of Vancouver Directory 1908</i>, p. 1058.
Elliott and Baglow ad, Henderson's City of Vancouver Directory 1908, p. 1058.
 
  18 Aug 2021
Baglow and Thorpe ad, <i>The Express</i> (North Vancouver), 5 Mar 1909, p. 5.
Baglow and Thorpe ad, The Express (North Vancouver), 5 Mar 1909, p. 5.
In this ad they state they are the successors to Elliott and Baglow. 
  18 Aug 2021
Baglow and Thorpe ad, <i>The Express</i> (North Vancouver), 12 Feb 1909, p. 6.
Baglow and Thorpe ad, The Express (North Vancouver), 12 Feb 1909, p. 6.
 
  18 Aug 2021
Baglow and Thorpe news item about F.J. Baglow making a trip to the 'Old Country', <i>The Express</i> (North Vancouver), 22 Jan 1909, p. 1.
Baglow and Thorpe news item about F.J. Baglow making a trip to the "Old Country", The Express (North Vancouver), 22 Jan 1909, p. 1.
 
  18 Aug 2021
F.P. Carbutt ad, <i>The Express</i> (North Vancouver), 30 Jul 1909, p. 6.
F.P. Carbutt ad, The Express (North Vancouver), 30 Jul 1909, p. 6.
Note that the ad says "Successor to Elliot & Baglow" even though the newspaper stated it was Baglow and Thorpe whose studio Carbutt purchased. 
  18 Aug 2021
Baglow and Thorpe news item about sale of their North Vancouver studio to F.P. Carbutt, <i>The Express</i> (North Vancouver), 23 Apr 1909, p. 1.
Baglow and Thorpe news item about sale of their North Vancouver studio to F.P. Carbutt, The Express (North Vancouver), 23 Apr 1909, p. 1.
 
  18 Aug 2021
F.P. Carbutt news item about his remodelling of the North Vancouver studio of Baglow and Thorpe, <i>The Express</i> (North Vancouver), 4 Jun 1909, p. 1.
F.P. Carbutt news item about his remodelling of the North Vancouver studio of Baglow and Thorpe, The Express (North Vancouver), 4 Jun 1909, p. 1.
 
  18 Aug 2021
F.P. Carbutt ad for the Christmas trade, <i>The Express</i> (North Vancouver), 18 Nov 1910, p. 5.
F.P. Carbutt ad for the Christmas trade, The Express (North Vancouver), 18 Nov 1910, p. 5.
 
  18 Aug 2021
S.S. Kresge Company Building blueprint depicting rooms 202 and 203, 1930.
S.S. Kresge Company Building blueprint depicting rooms 202 and 203, 1930.
The building stood at 1100-1108 Douglas St. until it was demolished. Room 202 housed the Campbell Studio in 1939 and room 203 was used by the studio in 1940. City of Victoria Archives
reference code CoV-CR-0144-2-0168. 
  17 Aug 2021

Individuals

 ID   Last Name, Given Name(s)   Born/Christened   Location   Tree | Branch   Last Modified 
I2235 
Clegg, Joseph 
b. 17 Mar 1875  Manchester, Eng., UK  Camera Workers 16 Sep 2021
I2279 
Clegg, Alice 
   Camera Workers 16 Sep 2021
I2278 
Clegg Studio 
   Camera Workers 16 Sep 2021
I2277 
Climo, Edwin L. 
   Camera Workers 16 Sep 2021
I510 
Craig, J. Morte H. 
   Camera Workers 15 Sep 2021
I597 
Arctic Studio 
   Camera Workers 15 Sep 2021
I610 
Artona Studio 
   Camera Workers 14 Sep 2021
I732 
Lee, Wah 
   Camera Workers 14 Sep 2021
I2276 
Cobb, John N. 
b. 1868   Camera Workers 13 Sep 2021
I2275 
Coffee 
   Camera Workers 13 Sep 2021
I2274 
Vanderpant, Catharina Johanna 
b. 17 Nov 1882  Holland  Camera Workers 12 Sep 2021
I888 
Vanderpant Galleries 
   Camera Workers 12 Sep 2021
I886 
Vanderpant, Catharina 
   Camera Workers 12 Sep 2021
I885 
Vanderpant, Anna 
   Camera Workers 12 Sep 2021
I887 
Vanderpant, John 
b. 1884  Alkmaar, Netherlands  Camera Workers 12 Sep 2021
I2273 
Columbia Studio (New Westminster) 
   Camera Workers 12 Sep 2021
I1002 
Columbia Studio (Vancouver) 
   Camera Workers 12 Sep 2021
I674 
Yucho Chow Studio 
   Camera Workers 12 Sep 2021
I871 
Chow, Yucho 
b. 3 Jun 1876  Kwong Tung, China  Camera Workers 12 Sep 2021
I2272 
Chow, Peter 
b. 5 Feb 1915  Vancouver, BC  Camera Workers 11 Sep 2021
I908 
Vogue Photo Studio 
   Camera Workers 11 Sep 2021
I2269 
Couper, Charles James 
b. 6 Oct 1866  Simla, India  Camera Workers 10 Sep 2021
I647 
International Sales Co. Ltd. 
   Camera Workers 10 Sep 2021
I2271 
Strickland, John E. 
   Camera Workers 10 Sep 2021
I2268 
Youman, B.E. 
   Camera Workers 10 Sep 2021
I2267 
Owens, W.F. 
   Camera Workers 9 Sep 2021
I2270 
Elliott, F. 
   Camera Workers 9 Sep 2021
I441 
Coughlan, William Power 
   Camera Workers 7 Sep 2021
I1855 
Cherer, George Cecil 
b. 28 Oct 1881  London, Eng., UK  Camera Workers 6 Sep 2021
I2266 
Cherer Photograph Studio 
   Camera Workers 6 Sep 2021
I2247 
Carlton Studio 
   Camera Workers 6 Sep 2021
I1497 
Steffens-Colmer Studio Ltd. 
   Camera Workers 6 Sep 2021
I2264 
Chew, Begg 
b. 1886?  China  Camera Workers 5 Sep 2021
I2265 
Chew Begg Photo Studio 
   Camera Workers 5 Sep 2021
I2263 
Cheadric, John H. 
b. 1914?  Quesnel, BC  Camera Workers 5 Sep 2021
I2135 
Cameron, Victor Stuart 
b. 24 May 1917  Carleton Place, Lanark County, ON  Camera Workers 4 Sep 2021
I2262 
Charnell Studios Ltd. 
   Camera Workers 4 Sep 2021
I2261 
Charnell, William Arthur 
b. 14 Apr 1917  Weyburn, SK  Camera Workers 4 Sep 2021
I2034 
Sparshatt, Robert Charles 
   Camera Workers 4 Sep 2021
I1665 
Charlton and Rathbun 
   Camera Workers 4 Sep 2021
I1666 
Charlton, Harry 
b. 7 Nov 1872  Pateley Bridge, Yorshire, Eng., UK  Camera Workers 4 Sep 2021
I2260 
Thorarinson, Roy D. 
   Camera Workers 3 Sep 2021
I2258 
Chandler's Studio 
   Camera Workers 3 Sep 2021
I2243 
Chandler, Frederick William Perry 
b. 27 Oct 1873  Bristol, Eng., UK  Camera Workers 3 Sep 2021
I2259 
Chandler, Wilfred Louis Perry 
b. 8 Jul 1919  Vancouver, BC  Camera Workers 3 Sep 2021
I1540 
Electric Studio 
   Camera Workers 3 Sep 2021
I2256 
Chadwick, Kenneth Murray 
b. 1878  Leeds, Yorkshire, Eng., UK  Camera Workers 2 Sep 2021
I2257 
Chadwick and Hudson 
   Camera Workers 1 Sep 2021
I2057 
Candlish, John Wyllie 
b. 1871?  Scotland, UK  Camera Workers 31 Aug 2021
I2255 
MacLaughlan, Walter Goodman 
b. 9 Aug 1871  Charlottetown, PEI  Camera Workers 31 Aug 2021