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Research: Information on the work and life of Charlotte Marx (assistant of Adolf Morath)

As part of my research on the photographer Adolf Morath I came across the (German born?) photographer Charlotte Marx who was his assistant during the 1950s and 1960s. According to the archival files she joined the Royal Photographic Society in 1963 and gained her Associate the same year.Apart from this, I have pratically no information on her life, her education and her work as a photographer. I am thankful for any information on Charlotte Marx or any assistants who worked with Adolf…See More
Apr 10
Laura Hindelang commented on Laura Hindelang's blog post Research: Information on the photographer Adolf Morath (born 1905)
"Thank you so much for sharing your memories, knowledge and insights with me! Thanks Michael Pritchard for the link, that looks promising! I assume there is no archive responsible for his oeuvre?"
Sep 8, 2017
John Harrison commented on Laura Hindelang's blog post Research: Information on the photographer Adolf Morath (born 1905)
"I may be wrong about this but I believe two more or Morath's books were "Children before my Camera," and "Pets before my Camera.""
Sep 5, 2017
John Harrison commented on Laura Hindelang's blog post Research: Information on the photographer Adolf Morath (born 1905)
"Adolf Morath ran a portrait studio in Liverpool before WW2. He photographed my parents there. He also included their portraits in his book "Faces Before My Camera." I have the original prints, his work was wonderful. In the case of my Dad…"
Sep 5, 2017
Michael Pritchard commented on Laura Hindelang's blog post Research: Information on the photographer Adolf Morath (born 1905)
"He was a Fellow of the ROyal Photographic Society and there are a lot of references to him in the RPS Journal (see: https://archive.rps.org/search?q=Morath+&action=search - you'll need to pull out those relating to Adolf and not…"
Sep 4, 2017
Frank Smallpage commented on Laura Hindelang's blog post Research: Information on the photographer Adolf Morath (born 1905)
"There was a Photographic Studio in Liverpool in the 1950s named Morath and I am sure they used to do Commercial work.     "
Sep 4, 2017
John Jochimsen commented on Laura Hindelang's blog post Research: Information on the photographer Adolf Morath (born 1905)
"I met Adolf Morath at Harwell when I had just joined the UKAEA as chief photographer of the Information branch.  He had been taken on to photograph parts of the Research Establishment  As we talked I noticed he still was using flash-powder…"
Sep 4, 2017
Tony Hilton commented on Laura Hindelang's blog post Research: Information on the photographer Adolf Morath (born 1905)
"Adolf Morath photographed my father (Dr WF Hilton, responsible for coining the phrase 'Sound Barrier') in the mid 1950s. The occasion was the commissioning of the Supersonic wind tunnel at Sir WG Armstrong Whitworth's aircraft plant…"
Sep 4, 2017
Laura Hindelang posted a status
"Michael - the RPS collection is transferred to the V&A where can I order to prints? No entry on Morath in the V&A online database it seems."
Sep 1, 2017
Michael Pritchard commented on Laura Hindelang's blog post Research: Information on the photographer Adolf Morath (born 1905)
"Hello! There are 14 prints by Adolf Morath in the RPS Collection. These can be requested and viewed in the V&A Print Room "
Aug 31, 2017
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Research: Information on the photographer Adolf Morath (born 1905)

I am looking for information on the German born industrial photographer Adolf (sometimes Adolph) Morath who worked extensively for British Petroleum and the Kuwaiti Oil Company in the mid-20th century, photographing oil workers, their daily life and the company facilities in Kuwait and other places. Despite his huge portfolio, there seems to be hardly any information on Morath. I would be very thankful for any information, material or recommendation where to look.See More
Aug 31, 2017
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Research: Information on the work and life of Charlotte Marx (assistant of Adolf Morath)

As part of my research on the photographer Adolf Morath I came across the (German born?) photographer Charlotte Marx who was his assistant during the 1950s and 1960s. According to the archival files she joined the Royal Photographic Society in 1963 and gained her Associate the same year.

Apart from this, I have pratically no information on her life, her education and her work as a photographer. I am thankful for any information on Charlotte Marx or any assistants who worked with Adolf…

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Posted on April 9, 2018 at 14:46

Research: Information on the photographer Adolf Morath (born 1905)

I am looking for information on the German born industrial photographer Adolf (sometimes Adolph) Morath who worked extensively for British Petroleum and the Kuwaiti Oil Company in the mid-20th century, photographing oil workers, their daily life and the company facilities in Kuwait and other places. Despite his huge portfolio, there seems to be hardly any information on Morath. I would be very thankful for any information, material or recommendation where to look.

Posted on August 31, 2017 at 9:52 — 8 Comments

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