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Information request: Byrne & Co., Richmond

The studio BYRNE & Co of Richmond - are any facts available ? I mean how long in the photographic business, who was owner/founder etc. Please take a look at the letter cover.…

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Added by Krzysztof K. Slowinski on August 16, 2017 at 18:00 — 17 Comments

Information request: Identify the persons from the Cambridge group photograph

Curious item was bought at some auction - a card tube (about an inch in diameter) sent on August 1907 from Cambridge photographers Messrs. Stearn to a Leeds address (image 1). The tube contained a rolled document that appeared to be photograph. It was saved by careful wetting and it showed a group of fancy dressed persons.…

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Added by Krzysztof K. Slowinski on June 10, 2017 at 17:30 — 3 Comments

Information request: Henry Stiles London C19th photographer

Please provide any information on the photographer, preferably with a source available via the Internet. Please take a look at the cover of his stationery shown there: …

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Added by Krzysztof K. Slowinski on September 22, 2014 at 12:30 — 2 Comments

Information request: Lightning Photographic Company, Torquay

I am looking for any information on a trading company THE LIGHTNING PHOTOGRAPHIC Co. in Torquay. The company used the stationery as shown in the link http://www.photographyinphilately.com/piwigo/picture.php?/732/search/117

Is it mentioned somewhere…

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Added by Krzysztof K. Slowinski on October 19, 2013 at 16:30 — No Comments

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