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From: "Barbara Osgood" <>
Subject: [NEW-HAMPSHIRE] Manchester Photographers
Date: Fri, 13 Sep 2002 12:28:46 -0500
I have a number of late 1800 - early 1900 photographs. They have the photographers information on the card type photographs. Some are the same photographer with variations on the imprints. Can anyone help me date these pictures more accurarately with this info.
Colby - 3 designs
#1 - L.W. Colby, Manchester, N.H. (gray card - embossed on the front)
#2 - Colby - Opera House Block, Manchester, N.H. (printed on the back - nothing on the front)
#3 - Colby -with a flourish design- Manchester (printed on the front)
Full printing on the back L.W. Colby Portraits 72 Opera Block Hanover St. Manchester, N.H.
Seal -New Hampshire Agriculture Awarded to L.W.Colby Photographers - Duplicates of this picture can be had at any time- Instantaneous process used exclusively.
Ellinwood, Photographer, 986 Elm Street (Printed on the front - dark green card with fancy gold edging)
Piper, 864 Elm St., Manchester, N.H.(Printed on the front) Floral design and S. Piper, 864 Elm St., Manchester, N.H. (on the back)
A.A. Buxton, Photographer, Ferren's Building, Manchester, N.H. (printed on the back)
Photographed by D.O Furnald, Manchester, N.H. (Printed on the back)
N.C. Sanborn & Co. 50 Merrimack Street, Lowell, Mass. (Printed on the back) - I don't know why they went to Lowell - did the photographer travel to Manchester?
Researching McDOUGALL,HAWKINS, GAGE, MOOR, MOUSLEY, HILL, BATEMAN, OSGOOD, LARRABEE