|Dates: ||1831 - 1913, 4 April|
|Died: ||Canada, QC, Montreal|
Scottish-born photographer who emigrated to Canada in 1855 and took up photography soon after. Through his professional career in Montreal he was unusual in taking largely outdoor photographs.
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Montreal, Quebec, Canada
*[Alexander Henderson] "Portrait & Landscape Photographer", "Maker of stereoscopic views", 237 St. James St., then 10 Phillips Sq., 70s. Several hundred fine scy., city/country, excellent pictorialist; portraits; disasters, flood of 69. B. Scotland 31, to Canada 55; was wealthy; started photog. ÷57; 59 first North American member of the English Stereoscopic Exchange Club [amateurs]; turned professional 66/67, retired 90s, D. 13.
T.K. Treadwell & William C. Darrah (Compiled by), Wolfgang, Sell (Updated by), 11/28/2003, Photographers of the World (Non-USA), (National Stereoscopic Association)
|Credit: National Stereoscopic Association with corrections and additions by Alan Griffiths and others.|
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