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Black British Photographers Pre-1870
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Hi everyone,During a seminar last week one of my first year students asked whether any of the figures we were discussing as notable early photographers were black. Reviewing them, I note that none…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Peter Jordan-Turner Oct 19, 2020.

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Peter Jordan-Turner replied to jo hague's discussion Backing cards - how widely distributed? in the group Carte de Visite
"Interesting point. There is some evidence that studios might sell off surplus stock if it didn't have a studio name, or that if an employee left to find a new job you'd sometimes see them take card with them - hopefully with their former…"
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Peter Jordan-Turner replied to Peter Jordan-Turner's discussion Black British Photographers Pre-1870
"Thanks, I'll follow it up and let you know."
Oct 19, 2020
Andy Walton-Vaines replied to Peter Jordan-Turner's discussion Black British Photographers Pre-1870
"Hello Peter, a quick google search of  'black British photographers' throws up lots of useful responses including Gordon Parks, Charlie Phillips, Ingrid Pollard and Yinka Shonibare which is brilliant and entirely distracting…"
Oct 19, 2020
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Black British Photographers Pre-1870

Hi everyone,During a seminar last week one of my first year students asked whether any of the figures we were discussing as notable early photographers were black. Reviewing them, I note that none was, and that the only name I could recollect from that period was Augustus Washington who emigrated from New Jersey to Liberia / Sierra Leone.I wonder if anyone has any research material in this area that you can direct me to, particularly about any black British photographers from this…See More
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"Hi Peter - Happy to help if I can. My interest is in the studios of Derbyshire, as well as many other aspects of early photography. Is there anything specific you are after? Regards, Brett"
Jun 27, 2019

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At 9:51 on June 27, 2019, Brett Payne said…

Hi Peter - Happy to help if I can. My interest is in the studios of Derbyshire, as well as many other aspects of early photography. Is there anything specific you are after? Regards, Brett

 
 
 

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