British photographic history

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Hugh White Studios information request - COPYRIGHT HOLDER?

Hi there, I'm hoping someone out there may be able to help me out!I'm trying to track down the current copyright holder for work completed…

Started by Barney Monk

0 Feb 11

Help in identifying a stereoscope.

Last Saturday I bought in a local auction a stereoscope along with 120 images. I've been trying to find out what make this is but without s…

Started by Raymond Robinson

3 Feb 11
Reply by Raymond Robinson

Erddig - The 1852 Servants Photograph

Erddig%20Historic%20Photo%20Group%20copy%203.pdf I am currently researching the historic photographs at Erddig the National Trust property…


0 Feb 5

FOS, active in Dublin area post-war

We have a number of Bromides from  negs by FOS in Reece Winstone Archive. He was a freelance, who may have been a Mr Stead or a Mr O'Stead.…

Started by John Winstone

0 Feb 4

Books/texts on the history of photographic collections in the UK

I am beginning research for my MLitt dissertation on the history of photographic collections in the UK and would appreciate any recommendat…

Started by Robyn Matthews

3 Jan 17
Reply by Anthony Hamber

Britannia's Electric Portraits Ltd

Has anyone done any research into this firm, which appears to have operated across around 13 different towns from 1917 until the 1960s? I h…

Started by Les Waters

4 Dec 17, 2018
Reply by Les Waters

William England Sandringham stereoviews and duplication of numbers but different views or lack of number.

Graham Wood, who had assisted me greatly (amongst others) has mentioned that there are at least 15  numbered views in the William England  …

Started by Stephen Michael Barnett

1 Dec 12, 2018
Reply by Stephen Michael Barnett

Gandolfi film

Having looked up Gandolfi cameras on the internet, it seems that a film was produced to show the history of the company. It was called Gand…

Started by Kevin Lovelock

6 Dec 11, 2018
Reply by Michael Pritchard

Another image my Canadian CDV's with stereoviewers

Would be nice to put a date to this studio shot and the stereo viewer on the table. I know the image is from Ontario area and the subject w…

Started by Stephen Michael Barnett

1 Dec 11, 2018
Reply by Steven Evans

Latest acquisition and a query re J. Cooper ,Photographer , London C.W.

This was in a bundle of 7 cdv's bought online, most from Ontario in Canada, all with the subject(s) with stereo viewers. This one however i…

Started by Stephen Michael Barnett

3 Dec 10, 2018
Reply by John S. Rochon


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