|Dates: ||1825 - 1896|
|Stereographs project |
Waltham, MA, US
Boston, MA, US
Newport, RI, US
[5-0] *[James Wallace Black] "Photographer"; worked in area almost 50 years; issued scarce
views of Boston area, scy., aqueduct under
const. 76-77; genre; studio port. of the Fisk
Jubilee Singers, 72-73; Boston fire, fancy
residences, Newport; sometimes used blindstamp;
made CDVs. In partnerships with John A.
Whipple, 56-59, with Batchelder in Boston,
60-61, with Case in Boston, 65-66, John Dunmore
was son-in-law; worked with him & was principal
photog. 80-94; George Critcherson was also
associated with him in some way at various
times; sponsored them as photogs. on Wm.
Bradford's expedition to Greenland, 69; issued
some of images as lantern slides, exhibited at
76 Centennial Expo. Listed in Boston 53-55, 60,
62-64, & 67-01. B. 25, D. 91 (96?). Name also
found as "& Co.".
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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