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LeRoy, NY, US
Rochester, NY, US
Jamestown, NY, US
[7-0] *[George Hibbard Monroe; also in partnership with Kachler in LeRoy, 70s & M.H.
Monroe in Rochester, 70s] "Photographer"; most
important one to practice in Rochester, played
key role in the history of photog. Son of Myron
H. Monroe, daguerreotypist & photog.; started as
printer, became prof. photog. ~73 & ran
stereographic view and commercial business; 77
taught George Eastman how to make pictures;
first to work with Eastman dry plates; B. 51, D.
16. Issued comprehensive area coverage; "Scenery
Among the Thousand Islands, on the River St.
Lawrence", etc., home destroyed by boiler
explosion, groups, 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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