W.H. Allerton (1858, 17 October - 1925, 6 April) was born - US, NY, Orange County.
Gustav Anderson (1897, 17 October - 1974, 9 November) was born - Sweden, Stockholm. American pictorialist with a recognized mastery for taking photographs of snow. Particularly active in the 1930s and 1940s.
Alexander Gardner (1821, 17 October - 1882, 10 December) was born - Great Britain, Scotland, Paisley. American photographer who photographed the American Civil War - initially with Mathew Brady. In 1867 he became the Official Photographer of the Union Pacific Railway, Eastern Division, which later became the Kansas Pacific.
Roger Marshutz (1929, 17 October - 2007, 15 December) was born. Photographed in Pusan, Korea from 1952-1954 when he was with the US Army.
Alexander Rea (1858, 17 October - 1921, 4 February) was born.
Alexandrine Tinne (1835, 17 October - 1869, 1 August) was born - The Netherlands, The Hague. Alexandrine Tinné was daughter of Philip Frederik Tinne and Baroness Henriette van Capelle. Brought up with immense wealth in her early years she had traveled to Paris , Nice, Rome and Florence by the time she was ten. In 1861 she set out to More...
Fred Boissonnas (1858, 18 June - 1946, 17 October) died - Switzerland, Geneva.
Paul Outerbridge (1896, 15 August - 1958, 17 October) died. American photographer. He experimented with early color processes (tri-color carbro) and later gained reputation as a fashion and portrait photographer frequently using nudes.
The Paul Outerbridge Papers (1915-1979) are held at More...