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Hello, I am interested in the Irish born New Zealand photographer John Robert Hanna (c1850-1915). The “Photogram,” of May, 1894, devoted three pages to Mr. Hanna, his studio and his work, I wonder if anyone has a copy of this edition? 

I understand his photographs "were so beautiful that they were shown to the Photographic Club, and to the London and Provincial Photographic Association. The verdict was that no man in Britain was doing better all round portraiture, and Mr. Thomas Fall, the president of the Association, wrote to say that he had never seen such lovely work."

There is more information on John Robert Hanna on my website -



























John Robert Hanna 

Observer (NZ), Volume XV, Issue 828, 6 October 1894, Page 3






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Comment by Tony Rackstraw on August 6, 2012 at 10:13

Thank you again for sending me the copy of the article from The Photogram concerning John Robert Hanna. I now have it on my website at:



Comment by Tony Rackstraw on July 30, 2012 at 19:21

That would be wonderful, thank you Michael.

Comment by Michael Pritchard on July 30, 2012 at 13:47

Tony - I have the 1894 Photogram and can scan the pages for you. 

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