Camera Workers, 1858-1950

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

Mac's Photo Service[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13]



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  • Name Mac's Photo Service  
    Gender Unknown 
    Business Address/Year 1936  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    1162 Granville St.
    Vancouver, BC
    Canada 
    Business Address/Year 1937-1950  Vancouver, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Continued past 1950 
    Address:
    1162 1/2 Granville St.
    Vancouver, BC
    Canada 
    Association McDonald, Ormond Alexander (Relationship: Co-proprietor; Proprietor) 
    Association McDonald, Frances (Relationship: Co-proprietor; Proprietor) 
    Person ID I2070  Camera Workers | M, vol. 2, 1901-1950
    Last Modified 30 May 2021 

  • Notes 
    • STATUS: Photo finisher.
    • BIOGRAPHICAL SUMMARY: Operated by O.A. McDonald after he moved from Victoria, following his death in 1939 the business was carried on by his widow Mrs. Frances McDonald. She was also listed as a co-proprietor only in the 1936 business directory when the firm first appeared. She was last listed as the proprietor in the 1950 business directory, following which it was operated by John R. Tomblin.

  • Sources 
    1. [S768] SUN34, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1934).
      Vancouver: not listed

    2. [S769] SUN35, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1935).
      Vancouver: not listed

    3. [S770] SUN36, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1936), 896.
      Vancouver: Mac's Photo Service (O A and Mrs F McDonald) 1162 Granville

    4. [S771] SUN37, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1937), 854.
      Vancouver: Mac's Photo Service (O A McDonald) 1162 1/2 Granville

    5. [S772] SUN38, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1938), 992.
      Vancouver: Mac's Photo Service (O A McDonald) 1162 1/2 Granville

    6. [S773] SUN39, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1939), 802.
      Vancouver: Mac's Photo Service (O A McDonald) 1162 1/2 Granville

    7. [S774] SUN40, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1940), 811.
      Vancouver: Mac's Photo Service (Mrs F McDonald) 1162 1/2 Granville

    8. [S775] SUN41, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1941), 816.
      Vancouver

    9. [S776] SUN42, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1942), 842.
      Vancouver: Mac's Photo Service (Mrs F McDonald) developing and fnshg 1162 1/2 Granville

    10. [S777] SUN43, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1943), 873.
      Vancouver

    11. [S780] SUN48, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1948).
      Vancouver

    12. [S808] BCVAN50, (Vancouver : B.C. Directories, 1950), 351.
      Vancouver: Mac's Photo Service (Mrs F Switzer) developing and fnshg 1162 1/2 Gran

    13. [S1025] BCVAN51, (Vancouver, BC: B.C. Directories, 1951).
      Vancouver: Mac's Photo Serv (J R Tomblin) developing and fnshg 1162 1/2 Gran