John Falconer, British Library
A Biographical Dictionary of 19th Century Photographers in South and South-East Asia
Chairman, Simla Municipality
Editor of The Iournal of the Photographic Society of India from 1888 and President 1897-June1899 (check full tenure); view of The Teesta River reproduced in photogravure in The Journal of the Photographic Society of India, vol. V, no. 7, July 1892, p. 112).
photogravure portrait of Donaldson by Johnston and Hoffmann published in The Journal of the Photographic Society of India, vol. XII, no. 6 June 1899, facing p. 102. Editorial in that issue states that Donaldson had joined the society in 1866 ‘and was therefore one of its very earliest members. He was appointed a member of the first Committee elected in that year.’