|Born: William Henry Metcalf |
Other: William H. Metcalf
|Stereographs project |
Milwaukee, WI, US
[7-9] [William H. Metcalf] Amateur photographer;
most work done in WI area and not sold
commercially; views rare with his label, some
family groups, home interiors.; traveled to
Japan 77, made fine series of stereos which were
pub. by H.H. Bennett with credit to "W.H.M."; 2
views known with W.H. Metcalf blind-stamp, one
of Japan (not pub. by Bennett), one of unid.
large river. B. NY, 21; D. Milwaukee 92;
partner in Milwaukee shoe factory; in 72 began
studying with H.H. Bennett of Kilbourn City,
became good photographer. Over 20-year period
provided him with much financial support,
including giving him studio. No connection with
W.H. Metcalf of TX.
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)
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