Denton, Frank James, 1869-1963

Denton, F J, 1869-1963

Born 24 Aug 1869 in Wellington. Took up photography in 1895 and purchased the photographic studio of Alfred Martin in Wanganui, in October 1899. The studio had previously belonged to Denton's uncle William J Harding. Third son of George and Eliza Annie Denton. Married twice; firstly to Laura Close in 1900, secondly to Ethel Mary. Father of Edith Mary (Mrs William Richard Powell, b 1901), Dulcie Harding (Mrs Archie Leighton Dixon, b 1903), Marjorie Close (Mrs John Daniel Rhys Davies, b 1903), and Harold Morley (1913-2002).

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Date: 1916 From: Tesla Studios :Negatives of Wanganui and district taken by Alfred Martin, Frank Denton and Mark Lampe (Tesla Studios) By: Denton, Frank James, 1869-1963 Ref: 1/1-021566-G Description: Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s).
Wanganui Borough Council members - Photograph taken by Frank James Denton
Date: 1906 From: Tesla Studios :Negatives of Wanganui and district taken by Alfred Martin, Frank Denton and Mark Lampe (Tesla Studios) By: Denton, Frank James, 1869-1963 Ref: 1/1-016003-G Description: Wanganui Borough Council members, with the mayor, Charles Mackay, centre front, photographed in 1906 by Frank James Denton. Source of descriptive informatio...
Date: 1913 From: Tesla Studios :Negatives of Wanganui and district taken by Alfred Martin, Frank Denton and Mark Lampe (Tesla Studios) By: Denton, Frank James, 1869-1963 Ref: 1/1-021167-G Description: Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s).
Date: 1911 From: Tesla Studios :Negatives of Wanganui and district taken by Alfred Martin, Frank Denton and Mark Lampe (Tesla Studios) By: Denton, Frank James, 1869-1963 Ref: 1/1-16290-G Description: Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s).
Pohe family group
Date: 1914 From: Tesla Studios :Negatives of Wanganui and district taken by Alfred Martin, Frank Denton and Mark Lampe (Tesla Studios) By: Denton, Frank James, 1869-1963 Ref: 1/1-021529-G Description: Members of the Pohe family. From left to right: Harimate Pohe, Whatarangi Ropoama Pohe, Honoria Maraea Pohe, Porokoru Patapu Pohe, Ngakua Paipa Pohe, Ropoama...
Boys playing with a rugby ball, and girls looking on, Bell Street, Wanganui - Photograph taken by Frank James Denton
Date: 1906 From: Tesla Studios :Negatives of Wanganui and district taken by Alfred Martin, Frank Denton and Mark Lampe (Tesla Studios) By: Denton, Frank James, 1869-1963 Ref: 1/1-017498-G Description: Boys playing with a rugby ball, and girls looking on, Bell Street, Wanganui, 1906. Photograph taken Frank James Denton. Source of descriptive information - ...
Truck of S Wright & Co carrying barrels
Date: 1927 From: Tesla Studios :Negatives of Wanganui and district taken by Alfred Martin, Frank Denton and Mark Lampe (Tesla Studios) By: Denton, Frank James, 1869-1963 Ref: 1/1-016247-G Description: Truck of S Wright & Co, Ltd, carriers of Wanganui, carrying a load of barrels with the name City Brewery stamped upon them. Photograph taken in 1927 by Frank...
Date: ca1920 By: Denton, Frank James, 1869-1963; Baker, Gerald S, active 2001 Ref: PAColl-6691 Description: Photograph of Wanganui Collegiate School buildings, taken ca 1920 by F J Denton of Wanganui. Quantity: 1 b&w original photographic print(s). Physical Descr...
Date: 1909 From: Tesla Studios :Negatives of Wanganui and district taken by Alfred Martin, Frank Denton and Mark Lampe (Tesla Studios) By: Denton, Frank James, 1869-1963 Ref: 1/1-020814-G Description: Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s).
Date: 1905-198- By: Turakina Māori Girls' College; Denton, Frank James, 1869-1963; Illingworth Toska Studios; Tesla Studios Ref: PAColl-2130 Description: Arrangement: Negatives at 35mm-18755 to 35mm-18793 Quantity: 62 b&w original negative(s). 14 colour original negative(s). 16 b&w original photographic print...
Date: 1918 From: Tesla Studios :Negatives of Wanganui and district taken by Alfred Martin, Frank Denton and Mark Lampe (Tesla Studios) By: Denton, Frank James, 1869-1963 Ref: 1/1-021193-G Description: Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s).
Class at Mrs Ramsay's School, Wanganui
Date: 1919 From: Tesla Studios :Negatives of Wanganui and district taken by Alfred Martin, Frank Denton and Mark Lampe (Tesla Studios) By: Denton, Frank James, 1869-1963 Ref: 1/1-021198-G Description: Teacher (Mrs Ramsay?) and pupils during a class at Mrs Ramsay's school, in Wanganui, 1919. The pupil at the front desk, seated centre, facing the camera is S...
Date: 1909 From: Tesla Studios :Negatives of Wanganui and district taken by Alfred Martin, Frank Denton and Mark Lampe (Tesla Studios) By: Denton, Frank James, 1869-1963 Ref: 1/1-021058-G Description: Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s).
Trams in Victoria Avenue, Wanganui
Date: [ca 1911] From: Calvert, L (Mr), fl 1963 :Postcards By: Denton, Frank James, 1869-1963 Ref: PAColl-5749-2 Description: Trams in Victoria Avenue, Wanganui, between 1912 and 1924. Photograph taken by Frank J. Denton. Inscriptions: Photographer's title on negative - bottom rig...
Date: 1921 From: Sullivan, John Paul, 1948- :Photographs By: Denton, Frank James, 1869-1963 Ref: PA7-09-11 Description: Quantity: 1 b&w original photographic print(s). Physical Description: Photographic print
Date: 1922 From: Sullivan, John Paul, 1948- :Photographs By: Denton, Frank James, 1869-1963 Ref: PA7-09-09 Description: Quantity: 1 b&w original photographic print(s). Physical Description: Photographic print
Makowhai School
Date: 1909 From: Tesla Studios :Negatives of Wanganui and district taken by Alfred Martin, Frank Denton and Mark Lampe (Tesla Studios) By: Denton, Frank James, 1869-1963 Ref: 1/1-020894-G Description: Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s).
Date: 1907 From: Tesla Studios :Negatives of Wanganui and district taken by Alfred Martin, Frank Denton and Mark Lampe (Tesla Studios) By: Denton, Frank James, 1869-1963 Ref: 1/1-021184-G Description: Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s).
Wanganui Trotting Club members at racecourse - Photograph taken by Frank James Denton
Date: 1920 From: Tesla Studios :Negatives of Wanganui and district taken by Alfred Martin, Frank Denton and Mark Lampe (Tesla Studios) By: Denton, Frank James, 1869-1963 Ref: 1/1-016645-G Description: Wanganui Trotting Club members at the racecourse, 1920, photographed by Frank James Denton. Individuals unidentified. Source of descriptive information - No...
Gas works at Wanganui
Date: 1914 From: Tesla Studios :Negatives of Wanganui and district taken by Alfred Martin, Frank Denton and Mark Lampe (Tesla Studios) By: Denton, Frank James, 1869-1963 Ref: 1/1-017305-G Description: Gas works at Wanganui, in 1914. Shows a group of brick buildings. Photograph taken by Frank J Denton. Inscriptions: On neg - 1358 Quantity: 1 b&w original ...