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|Dates: ||1823 - ?|
|Born: ||US, NY, New York City|
One of the key Daguerreotypists and photographers of the Californian Gold Rush. He was active in San Francisco and Salt Lake City.
|Stereographs project |
San Francisco, CA, US
Sacramento, CA, US
[4-8] [George Howard Johnson] Views rare, made stereodags. B. NY, 23; D. NY, 79 ; one of CA's
finest dag. makers. Active Sacramento 49-51,
San Francisco 52 until at least 64, where he
operated a portrait gallery; said to have
returned to NY in early 70s; several
partnerships, with Shaw 52, Selleck 52-53 and
Starr in San Francisco, ~54. SEE Palmquist,
"The Stereo Daguerreotype in San Francisco",
Stereo World, v. 6, # 2.
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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