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|Other: Dr. Hemphill |
Other: Dr. William Despard Hemphill
|Dates: ||1816 - 1902|
Early Irish photographer who took stereoscopic photographs and used them early on for book illustration.
|Stereographs project |
[William Desmond Hemphill] Issued "Scenes of Ireland", views of ruins around Clonmel; "Stereoscopic Illustrations of Clonmel and the Surronding Country, Including Abbeys, Castles and Scenery", views were pub. in a book and became the second such book ever. Was a Physician of Medicine that was an amateur photog.
T.K. Treadwell & William C. Darrah (Compiled by), Wolfgang, Sell (Updated by), 11/28/2003, Photographers of the World (Non-USA), (National Stereoscopic Association)
|Credit: National Stereoscopic Association with corrections and additions by Alan Griffiths and others.|
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