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John B Turner replied to Barbara Cohen-Stratyner's discussion WWI and Glass plate negatives
"Thanks, and good luck. I'll try to find something more definite, one way or another, John"
Oct 21, 2019
John B Turner replied to Barbara Cohen-Stratyner's discussion WWI and Glass plate negatives
"Dear Barbara, from my research of the family of John Burton & Sons of Leicester and Nottingham etc. established around 1861, it was sad to discover how few glass plates of this fairly prolific company had survived over several generations. In…"
Oct 21, 2019

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Identification: Salt prints

Can anybody identify these images please? They are possibly salt prints but have no identification. Thank you…


Posted on March 27, 2015 at 6:30 — 4 Comments

John Burton and Sons of Leicester, Nottingham,etc., 1860 on

I have done a lot of work on the Burton Bros of Dunedin, New Zealand over the years with many starts and stops, and to my surprise the results of my visits to Leicester and Nottingham were relatively disappointing, regarding tracking down the lives and seminal influences (and pictures of and by) Alfred Henry Burton (1834-1914) and Walter John Burton (1836-1880). I was expecting to find more local information on the family and was saddened to hear that their negatives, including significant…


Posted on June 26, 2013 at 0:46 — 12 Comments

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At 13:03 on February 21, 2022, Grant Scott said…


That would be great. Could you please email me and we can set up a time to speak.

Best wishes



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