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Burke & Baker
Backmark for "Baker & Burke, Photographers, Murree & Peshawur."
Carte de visite, back
The Patrick Montgomery Collection, Object No. 2018.791b
Notes: Active as a commercial photographer from 1861 with studios in Muree, India and Peshewar, Afghanistan. His photographs illustrated ‘Illustrations of Ancient Buildings in Kashmir‘ by H.H. Cole. In partnership with William Baker 1871 - 1880. Burke was an official photographer to the army during the Second Afghan War 1879 - 1880. Opened a studio in his home town of Lahore in 1885 and was in business until 1903.