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Born: William Stinson Soule 
Other: Will S. Soule 
Other: William S. Soule 
Dates:  1836 - 1908
Born:  US, ME, Turner
Died:  US, MA, Brookline
Active:  US
Served as a clerk at the trading posts at Fort Dodge (Kansas) and Fort Still (Oklahoma) from 1868 until 1874. During this period he made portraits of Indians, Indian scouts and military officiers. 
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Business locations 
Fort Sill, OK, US 
Boston, MA, US 
St. Albans, VT, US 
[William Stinson Soule] Worked mainly in SI formats. B. 36, Turner, ME; prob. Worked briefly in brother John P. Soule's photo studio ~60; into army 61-64; had studio in Chambersburg, PA ~65-67, burned out; went west ~67, post photog. for Fort Sill, OK, 68-75; reported to have also worked at Camp Supply, OK & Ft. Dodge, KS. ~75-82 lived briefly Lakewood, NJ, Philadelphia, PA, Melrose, MA; 5 years at St. Albans, VT, prob. photog. in all locs. but no images seen. ~82 went to Boston, brief partnership with William H. Evans as Evans & Soule, producing rare stereos, next as Soule Photograph Co., "Successors to John P. Soule" in association with W.B. Everett, prob. took over non-stereo part of John P. Soule's business ~83. Retired ~00, co. name changed to Soule Art Co. operated by Everett alone, persisted until 03. In west made several fine, scarce SI Indian views, some of which were reproduced as non-stereo lithographic stereos ~90s; sent negs. to John P. Soule, who CR much of the work in 73; some negs. eventually went to Henry T. Peabody. Brother of John P. Soule, brother-in-law of Horatio G. Smith; D. MA 08. 
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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