Camera Workers, 1858-1950

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

Price, Albert Edward[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12]

Male 1912 -


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  • Name Price, Albert Edward 
    Born 16 Feb 1912  Victoria, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [13, 14
    Gender Male 
    Business Address/Year 1937-1938  Victoria, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address undetermined 
    Business Address/Year 1939-1941  Victoria, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    1006 Government St., no. 3
    Western Studio
    Victoria, BC
    Canada 
    Marriage 6 May 1942  Victoria, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Bride: Ethel Maude Jones 
    Business Address/Year 1942-1949  Victoria, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    1011 Government Street
    Western Studio
    Victoria, BC
    Canada 
    Business Address/Year 1950-1951  Victoria, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    No longer in photography after 1950 
    Address:
    1216 Broad St., no. 120
    Western Studio
    Victoria, BC
    Canada 
    Association Western Studio [Victoria] (Relationship: Proprietor) 
    Person ID I1727  Camera Workers | P, vol. 2, 1901-1950
    Last Modified 7 Jun 2020 

  • Notes 
    • STATUS: Commercial.
    • BIOGRAPHICAL SUMMARY: Prior to turning to photography he was a musician. He was first listed as a photographer in the 1937 business directory. He was listed as the proprietor of the Western Studio in Victoria between 1939 and 1950-1951. In the 1951 business directory he was listed as operating a highway repair service.
      When he and his bride married in 1942 they both gave their occupation as photographers. Prior to being married, however, she was listed as a bookkeeper (business address undetermined).

  • Sources 
    1. [S769] SUN35, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1935), 1883.
      Victoria: Price Albt E mus r 3479 S St

    2. [S770] SUN36, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1936), 1671.
      Victoria: Price Albt E musician h 3471 S St

    3. [S772] SUN38, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1938), 1638.
      Victoria: Price Albt E photog h 3471 S St

    4. [S776] SUN42, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1942), 1848.
      Victoria: Price Albt prop Western Studio r 120 Govt

    5. [S778] SUN44, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1944), 1992.
      Victoria: Price Albt E (Maude) prop Western Studio h 3471 Seymour

    6. [S715] SUN47, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1947), 2101.
      Victoria: Price Albt E (Maude) prop Western Studio h 3475 Seymour

    7. [S780] SUN48, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1948).
      Victoria: Price Albt E (Maude) prop Western Studio h 3475 Seymour

    8. [S991] SUNVIC49, (Vancouver, BC: Sun Directories, 1949), 377.
      Victoria: Price Albt E (Maude) prop Western Studio h 3475 Seymour

    9. [S992] BCVIC50, (Vancouver, BC: B.C. Directories, 1950), 535.
      Victoria: Price Albt E (Ethel M) prop Western Studio h 3257 Milgrove

    10. [S1003] BCVIC51, (Vancouver, BC: B.C. Directories, 1951), 289.
      Victoria: Price Albt E (Ethel M) prop Hi-Way Reprs h 3257 Milgrove

    11. [S714] SUN46, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1946), 2131.
      Victoria: Price Albt E (Maude) prop Western Studio h 3475 Seymour

    12. [S771] SUN37, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1937), 1584.
      Victoria: Price Albt E photog h 3471 S St

    13. [S670] BVIPA marriage registration.
      Registration no. 1942-09-529331; digital facsimile URL (accessed 5 June 2020): http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/ca6626d8-00f3-4b72-b44f-e35ac0c756e6

    14. [S924] Ancestry.ca (Web site).
      U.S., Border Crossings from Canada to U.S., 1895-1960