More displayed but did not enter for competition “3 Calotype Views” in the 1853 exhibition at the Mechanics’ Institution in Aberdeen. He listed his address as Edinburgh, so he was possibly the George More at 20 India Street who was a Writer to the Signet, that is, a member of a venerable society of Scottish solicitors. Nothing further is known of him. More is perhaps the same person as george moir.
Roger Taylor & Larry J. Schaaf Impressed by Light: British Photographs from Paper Negatives, 1840-1860 (Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 2007)
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Date last updated: 4 Nov 2012.
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