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Other: Carlton H. Graves 
Joint: Fellows & Graves 
Joint: Universal Photo Art Co. 
Active:  US
Stereographs project 
Business locations 
Philadelphia, PA, US 
[8-1] *[Carlton H. Graves] "Publisher & General Manager"; "Sold only by Agents for the Universal Photo Art Co."; 24 N. 9th St., 92-00; durable, productive photographer, publisher, and merchandiser; first notable series was of the Johnstown Flood of 89; #s seen into 4,000s; broad geographic coverage, nicely-done genre. Made own views early, later pirated or bought many images; made views for "Illustragraph Series", pub. by Hawthorne & Sheble Co. Views issued under his own name uncommon, most through a variety of pub. and sellers; for a time his views were distributed by the Globe Photo Art Co., in the 96-04 range by Universal Photo Art Co., "The Art Nouveau (Platino) Stereograph", often with label impressed rather than ink-printed; thereafter as "Graves Stereal Graphs". Assoc. with his father, Jesse A. Graves, in the 70s, active under his own imprint from about 80-10; later in partnership with Charles T. Fellows in Philadelphia, 90s-00s and Greenwood. 
T.K. Treadwell & William C. Darrah (Compiled by), Wolfgang, Sell (Updated by), 11/28/2003, Photographers of the United States of America, (National Stereoscopic Association)
Credit: National Stereoscopic Association with corrections and additions by Alan Griffiths and others.
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