Dating victorian photographs
Resources and sources RPS Historical Group photographer listings Abingdon1863-1909 Altrincham and Sale 1860-1939 Bath 1841-1910 Birmingham1842-1914 Bradford 1843-1900 (Including Bingley, Shipley and Baildon) Brighton 1841-1910 Cardiff1855-1920 Cheltenham 1841-1914 Cheshire 1849-1940 Colchester and North Essex 1845-1931 Devon 1842-1939 Dorset 1855-1920 Doncaster 1842-1938 Dyfed 1857-1920 (Including Cardiganshire, Carmarthenshire & Pembrokeshire) Eastbourne 1877-1910 Glasgow 1842-1908 Gloucester 1857-1914 Halifax and Huddersfield 1843-1900 (Including Sowerby Bridge, Rastrick, Brighouse, Holmfirth, Heckmondwick, Liversedge, Elland, Mirfield, Cleckheaton, Hebdon Bridge, Honley) Hastings and St Leonards 1852-1910 Herefordshire 1852-1910 Kingston upon Hull 1845-1911 (Including Beverley) Kingston upon Thames 1854-1911 Leeds 1842-1900 Leicester 1844-1910 Lincolnshire 1844-1900 Liverpool 1851-1900 London Boroughs of Lewisham and Greenwich 1854-1939 Manchester 1840-1900 Newcastle, Gateshead & Sunderland 1873-1920 Nottingham 1841-1900 Oxford 1842-1910 Sheffield and Rotherham 1843-1900 Shropshire 1840-1940 North Staffordshire 1850 South Staffordshire 1850-1940 Watford 1862-1913 Wigan 1853-1925 Worcestershire 1851-1920 York 1844-1913 Yorkshire Coast from Withernsea to Redcar 1842-1900 Selected books: Michael Pritchard, (Carl Mautz Publishing, 2000).
Features Richard Rudisill’s directories of photographers arranged by country – including the UK (England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales) – bibliographic information of other publications not listed here.
From the 1850s they begin to occur commonly throughout the records of various government departments, but it is believed that only a small percentage of photographs have been identified and catalogued.A giant glass palace was built in Hyde Park to host the event and attracted visitors from across the world, presenting Britain at the height of its Imperial dominance.The exhibition led directly to the founding of the Victoria and Albert Museum, The Natural History Museum and the Science Museum.This information has been culled from a number of sources - it is given in good faith and believed to be reasonably correct - however if you are going to use it for the basis of valuations, purchases or sales then you must verify it from independent, qualified sources. Take every opportunity to do so at shows and aucthe next recourse is to the mark.Among collectors the term Old Wedgwood is taken to refer to wares produced before Josiah's death in 1795. Josiah started marking his production with his name in about 1759, impressing the name into the underside of the article with printer's movable type.