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HomeContents > People > Photographers > John Charles Stovin

Names:
Other: JCS 
Other: JS 
Dates:  1814, 27 August - 1896, April
Born:  England, Nottinghamshire, East Retford
Active:  UK
 
  
Creator of microphotograph slides of around 150 photographic curiosities on glass slides between 1859 and 1862. A gentleman of diverse occupations in the 1861 census he considered himself to be a "photographer". At the London Exposition (1862) he exhibited eleven photographs of London's "principal buildings" along with microphotographs. Known for his series of micrograph slides "London in Miniature - A Photographic Curiosity for the Microscope" which have "JS" labels.
 
An account of the life of Alfred Reeves will be found at http://microscopist.net/.
 
[With thanks to Prof. Brian Stevenson]

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Historical Makers of Microscopes and Microscope Slides 
http://microscopist.net 
Website of Prof. Brian Stevenson, Dept. of Microbiology, Immunology and Molecular Genetics, University of Kentucky College of Medicine, MS421 Chandler Medical Center, Lexington, Kentucky, USA 40536-0298 
  
 
  
 
  
 
  
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