|Born: Elias Olcott Beaman |
|Dates: ||1837 - 1876|
American photographer active in the 1870s.
|Stereographs project |
New York City, NY, US
Philadelphia, PA, US
Salt Lake City, UT, US
 *"Photographer"; "76 Centennial Exposition of Philadelphia", issued uncommon Phila. scy.; made unauth. views of Cent. Expo.; photog. for
Powell Survey, series of 59 with B/L pub. by
Haworth & McCollin, Phila. & by Powell Survey
and Anthony; quit the survey and continued
photographing Grand Canyon, Hopi Mesas; scy.,
animals, Indians. Also issued a rare group of
"Scenes on the Upper Hudson and the Adirondack
Mountains", with B/L of 65 views, some of which
are identical to views issued by Anthony Co.,
source unknown. His images were extensively pirated by C.W. Woodward, Union View Co., etc.
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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