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Other: McAllister & Brother 
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Philadelphia, PA, US 
  
[5-6] *"Dealer"; seem to have made own views; also outlet for many early European photogs. such as Elliott, Frith, London Stereoscopic Co., Sedgfield; seller of Anthony photos (~60); some views on SCMs; made or sold rare [2 known] stereo dags, both of statuary & may have been made by someone else, with McAllister putting label on. Firm started as McAllister & Co. 42-55; then became McAllister & Bros in 55. Included in the firm was W.Y., James, John A. T.H. and John McAllister. Single view known of Independence Square with imprint of W.Y. McAllister, Optician. T.H. also issued under his own imprint many lantern slides made from halves of Anthony stereoviews. 
  
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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